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Experientia

, Volume 36, Issue 4, pp 379–380 | Cite as

Activity of precocene analogs onLocusta migratoria migratorioides (R. and F.)

  • R. Chênevert
  • J. M. Perron
  • R. Paquin
  • M. Robitaille
  • Y. K. Wang
Article

Summary

Several analogs of precocene have been synthesized and evaluated as potential inhibitors of juvenile hormone onLocusta migratoria. Only 5,7-dimethoxy-2,2-dimethylchromene was active; its ED50 and LD50 were measured and compared to those of precocene I and II.

Keywords

Juvenile Hormone Ecdysone Pyrrolizidine Anhydrous Potassium Carbonate Diethylaniline 
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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Chênevert
    • 1
  • J. M. Perron
    • 1
  • R. Paquin
    • 1
  • M. Robitaille
    • 1
  • Y. K. Wang
    • 1
  1. 1.Départements de chimie et de biologie, Faculté des sciences et de génieUniversité LavalCanada

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