"Pheromones" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Chemical substances, excreted by an organism into the environment, that elicit behavioral or physiological responses from other organisms of the same species. Perception of these chemical signals may be olfactory or by contact.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Pheromones" by people in Profiles.
A novel conjugative plasmid from Enterococcus faecalis E99 enhances resistance to ultraviolet radiation. Plasmid. 2010 Jul; 64(1):18-25.
Can chemical communication be cryptic? Adaptations by herbivores to natural enemies exploiting prey semiochemistry. Oecologia. 2007 Oct; 153(4):1009-19.
Abundant secretory lipocalins displaying male and lactation-specific expression in adult hamster submandibular gland. cDNA cloning and sex hormone-regulated repression. Eur J Biochem. 1999 Dec; 266(2):467-76.
Transfer of pheromone-inducible plasmids between Enterococcus faecalis in the Syrian hamster gastrointestinal tract. J Infect Dis. 1992 Nov; 166(5):1188-91.
Odorant-binding-protein subfamilies associate with distinct classes of olfactory receptor neurons in insects. J Neurobiol. 1991 Jan; 22(1):74-84.