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- Li, Fang-Fang; Gasser, Robin B.; Liu, Feng; Shan, Jia-Nan; Di, Wen-Da; He, Li; Zhou, Cai-Xian; Wang, Chun-Qun; Fang, Rui; Hu, Min
- Parasites & vectors 2020 v.13 no.1 pp. 164
- reproductive system, etc ; Caenorhabditis elegans; Haemonchus contortus; adults; amino acids; bioinformatics; females; fluorescent antibody technique; genes; genomics; hematophagy; humans; intestines; larvae; males; mothers against decapentaplegic homolog proteins; mutants; quantitative polymerase chain reaction; receptors; signal transduction; small ruminants; transcription (genetics); transcriptome; transforming growth factor beta; Show all 24 Subjects
- ... BACKGROUND: Smad proteins are essential cellular mediators within the transforming growth factor-β (TGF-β) superfamily. They directly transmit incoming signals from the cell surface receptors to the nucleus. In spite of their functional importance, almost nothing is known about Smad proteins in parasitic nematodes including Haemonchus contortus, an important blood-sucking nematode of small ruminan ...
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