, Volume 31, Issue 9, pp 1105–1107 | Cite as

Brain hormone contained in the silkworm body ofBombyx mori

  • J. Nishiitsutsuji-Uwo
  • M. S. Nishimura
Studiorum Progressus


The present report is concerned with the comparison of the brain hormone titers contained in the head and thorax-abdomen of both sexes of 3 races of silkworms,Bombyx mori during and post imaginal differentiation and also with the effects of debraining and castration on the brain hormone titer in the body.


Present Report Hormone Titer Brain Hormone Imaginal Differentiation Silkworm Body 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Nishiitsutsuji-Uwo
    • 1
  • M. S. Nishimura
    • 1
  1. 1.Shionogi Research LaboratoryShionogi & Co., Ltd.OsakaJapan

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