18. Endocrine Control of Oxidative Stress in Insects

  1. Tahira Farooqui4 and
  2. Akhlaq A. Farooqui5
  1. Natraj Krishnan1,3 and
  2. Dalibor Kodrík2

Published Online: 7 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118148143.ch18

Oxidative Stress in Vertebrates and Invertebrates: Molecular Aspects of Cell Signaling

Oxidative Stress in Vertebrates and Invertebrates: Molecular Aspects of Cell Signaling

How to Cite

Krishnan, N. and Kodrík, D. (2011) Endocrine Control of Oxidative Stress in Insects, in Oxidative Stress in Vertebrates and Invertebrates: Molecular Aspects of Cell Signaling (eds T. Farooqui and A. A. Farooqui), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118148143.ch18

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Department of Entomology/Center of Molecular Neurobiology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA

  2. 5

    Department of Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, USA

  2. 2

    Institute of Entomology, Biology Centre, Czech Academy of Sciences, České Budějovice, Czech Republic

  3. 3

    Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Entomology and Plant Pathology, Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 NOV 2011
  2. Published Print: 18 NOV 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118001943

Online ISBN: 9781118148143

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Keywords:

  • invertebrates, and oxidative stress;
  • insects, and endocrine control;
  • adipokinetic hormones

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Endogenous Sources of Oxidative Stress

  • Exogenous Sources of Oxidative Stress

  • Defenses Against Oxidative Stress

  • Regulation of Defenses Against Oxidative Stress

  • Insect Hormones and their Role in the Control of Oxidative Stress

  • Role of Adipokinetic Hormones in Insect Oxidative Stress

  • Role of other Insect Hormones in Oxidative Stress

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgments

  • References