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J Exp Biol (2013) 216 (3): 353–358.
Published: 1 February 2013
... . Barr S. , Elwood R. W. ( 2011 ). No evidence of morphine analgesia to noxious shock in the shore crab, Carcinus maenas . Behav. Processes 86 , 340 - 344 . Barr S. , Laming P. R. , Dick J. T. A. , Elwood R. W. ( 2008 ). Nociception or pain in a decapod...
J Exp Biol (2009) 212 (3): 401–412.
Published: 1 February 2009
... morosus Schistocerca gregaria Locusta migratoria Bombyx mori Manduca sexta Drosophila melanogaster Carcinus maenas locust hindgut ion transport peptide antidiuretic hormones alternative splicing neurosecretory cells perisympathetic organs corpus cardiacum corpus allatum...
J Exp Biol (2008) 211 (7): 1057–1062.
Published: 1 April 2008
...Roy E. Weber; Jane W. Behrens; Hans Malte; Angela Fago SUMMARY With the aim of understanding the molecular underpinnings of the enormous variation in the temperature sensitivity of hemocyanin–O 2 affinity encountered in crustaceans, we measured O 2 binding to Carcinus maenas hemocyanin at two...
J Exp Biol (2006) 209 (13): 2595–2605.
Published: 1 July 2006
...Raymond P. Henry SUMMARY Carbonic anhydrase (CA) activity and relative expression of CA mRNA were measured in the gills of the euryhaline green crab Carcinus maenas in response to eyestalk ablation (ESA), injection of eyestalk extract and exposure to low salinity. For crabs acclimated to 32 p.p.t...
Ude Cieluch, Klaus Anger, Fabien Aujoulat, Friedrich Buchholz, Mireille Charmantier-Daures, Guy Charmantie
J Exp Biol (2004) 207 (2): 325–336.
Published: 15 January 2004
...Ude Cieluch; Klaus Anger; Fabien Aujoulat; Friedrich Buchholz; Mireille Charmantier-Daures; Guy Charmantie SUMMARY The ontogeny of osmoregulation, the development of branchial transporting epithelia and the expression of the enzyme Na + /K + -ATPase were studied in Carcinus maenas (L.) obtained...
J Exp Biol (2002) 205 (18): 2765–2775.
Published: 15 September 2002
.... In the euryhaline green shore crab Carcinus maenas , active excretion of ammonia across isolated gills is reduced by inhibitors of the Na + /K + -ATPase and vacuolar-type H + -ATPase. In addition, a functional dynamic microtubule network is necessary, since application of colchicine, taxol or thiabendazole leads...
J Exp Biol (2002) 205 (4): 523–531.
Published: 15 February 2002
...Horst Onken; Sven Riestenpatt SUMMARY Split gill lamellae and gill cuticles of shore crabs ( Carcinus maenas ) adapted to 10 ‰ salinity were mounted in a modified Ussing-type chamber. With NaCl saline on both sides, split gill lamellae generated a short-circuit current ( I sc ) of –301±16 μA cm –2...
J Exp Biol (2000) 203 (16): 2395–2404.
Published: 15 August 2000
... high and variable demands on their reserves of high-energy phosphates. The major invertebrate phosphagen kinase, arginine kinase, is expressed in the gills of two species of euryhaline crabs, the blue crab Callinectes sapidus and the shore crab Carcinus maenas , in which energy-requiring functions...
J Exp Biol (2000) 203 (3): 521–536.
Published: 1 February 2000
...Markus K. Phlippen; Simon G. Webster; J. Sook Chung; Heinrich Dircksen ABSTRACT On the basis of detailed analyses of morphological characteristics and behavioural events associated with ecdysis in a crab ( Carcinus maenas ) and a crayfish ( Orconectes limosus ), a comprehensive substaging system...
J Exp Biol (2000) 203 (3): 537–545.
Published: 1 February 2000
...Lynne U. Sneddon; Alan C. Taylor; Felicity A. Huntingford; David G. Watson ABSTRACT To investigate the role of certain neurohormones in agonistic behaviour, fights were staged between pairs of size-matched male shore crabs Carcinus maenas , and blood samples were taken immediately after...
J Exp Biol (1999) 202 (23): 3369–3375.
Published: 1 December 1999
... scaphognathite levator muscle L2B). The slower the strain rate (and the greater the force during shortening), the greater the depression of force following shortening. muscle work power shortening velocity Carcinus maenas In 1977, Weis-Fogh and Alexander published a theoretical study...
J Exp Biol (1999) 202 (18): 2551–2565.
Published: 15 September 1999
...Robert K. Josephson; Darrell R. Stokes ABSTRACT Active shortening of respiratory muscle L2B from the crab Carcinus maenas results in contractile deactivation, seen as (1) a decline of force during the course of isovelocity shortening, (2) a reduction in the rate of force redevelopment following...
J Exp Biol (1999) 202 (16): 2191–2202.
Published: 15 August 1999
...Fabrice Durand; Fabienne Chausson; Michèle Regnault ABSTRACT Carcinus maenas and Necora puber were exposed to air for 72 h and 18 h, respectively, at 18 °C. Changes in the free amino acid (FAA) content of their muscle, hepatopancreas and haemolymph were recorded during air-exposure and subsequent...
J Exp Biol (1999) 202 (5): 593–607.
Published: 1 March 1999
...Robert K. Josephson; Darrell R. Stokes ABSTRACT Muscle force during active lengthening was characterized for scaphognathite levator muscle L2B from the crab Carcinus maenas . The muscle was tetanically stimulated and, during the peak of the contraction, stretched at constant velocity. The total...
J Exp Biol (1997) 200 (6): 1015–1024.
Published: 1 March 1997
..., behavioural hypothermia was demonstrated in the shore crab Carcinus maenas . The animals moved to a cooler environment when exposed to hypoxic conditions. A decrease in preferred temperature of the same magnitude was also found when normoxic animals were injected with an iso-osmotic lactate solution resulting...
J Exp Biol (1997) 200 (6): 963–974.
Published: 1 March 1997
...R. A. Dicaprio; G. Jordan; T. Hampton ABSTRACT The central pattern generator responsible for the gill ventilation rhythm in the shore crab Carcinus maenas can produce a functional motor pattern over a large (eightfold) range of cycle frequencies. One way to continue to generate a functional motor...
David W. Towle, Mary E. Rushton, Doris Heidysch, Jason J. Magnani, Melanie J. Rose, Alice Amstutz, Mark K. Jordan, Darcy W. Shearer, Wen-Shu Wu
J Exp Biol (1997) 200 (6): 1003–1014.
Published: 1 March 1997
... + /K + /2Cl − cotransporters or Na + channels working in series with the basolateral Na + +K + -ATPase. We have identified and sequenced the cDNA coding for a crustacean Na + /H + antiporter, starting with mRNA isolated from gills of the euryhaline green shore crab Carcinus maenas . The complete 2595...
J Exp Biol (1997) 200 (12): 1725–1736.
Published: 1 January 1997
... 1997 ©The Company of Biologists Limited 1997 shore crab Carcinus maenas ventilation central pattern generator plateau potential The motor pattern that a central pattern generator (CPG) produces is determined by the synaptic interactions among, and intrinsic membrane...
J Exp Biol (1996) 199 (12): 2555–2564.
Published: 1 December 1996
... already obtained for the shore crab Carcinus maenas as this species is probably the animal on which most work has been carried out. We suggest topics for future work on this species and review the possibility of using AWP in C. maenas as a biomarker of metal exposure. * e-mail: email@example.com...
J Exp Biol (1996) 199 (11): 2419–2428.
Published: 1 November 1996
... processor, PCM). The extensor muscle from the meropodite of walking legs of the shore crab Carcinus maenas (L.) was used in this study. Fibres from this muscle respond to electrical stimulation with a small graded depolarisation and phasic and tonic contraction components ( Mounier and Vassort, 1975...