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Title: Investigations on the role of haemocytes in Drosophila host defence
Author: Shia, Alice Kwong-Ha
Awarding Body: University of Oxford
Current Institution: University of Oxford
Date of Award: 2007
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Abstract:
upd3 in the haemocytes also caused a reduction to signalling in the JNK pathway. The results here show that the haemocytes relay signal(s) to the fat body through the use of cytokines, a process surprisingly similar to the mammalian system.
Supervisor: Ligoxygakis, Petros Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
EThOS ID: uk.bl.ethos.580842  DOI: Not available
Keywords: Blood cells ; Drosophila ; Cellular immunity ; Peptide antibiotics
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