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Keywords: thermotolerance
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J Exp Biol (2021) 224 (18): jeb242262.
Published: 23 September 2021
... endurance is likely their robust heat shock response (HSR), which contributes to thermotolerance at the cellular level. However, less is known about other mechanisms of thermotolerance, especially those operating at the tissue level. To elucidate other determinants of resilience in this species, we used...
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J Exp Biol (2014) 217 (24): 4379–4386.
Published: 15 December 2014
... Thermal sensitivity Heart rate Thermotolerance Thermal safety margin Latitudinal gradients For ectotherms, environmental temperature ( T a ) is perhaps the most important abiotic factor that affects their body temperature ( Hochachka and Somero, 2002 ; Young et al., 2011 ) influencing...
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J Exp Biol (2013) 216 (15): 2953–2959.
Published: 1 August 2013
... (with and without a heat pre-treatment) except for males from one set of lines. Several QTL were identified involving all three major chromosomes. Most QTL for larval thermotolerance overlapped with thermotolerance QTL identified in previous studies for adults, indicating that heat-stress resistance...
Includes: Supplementary data
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J Exp Biol (2012) 215 (13): 2220–2225.
Published: 1 July 2012
.... There was a significant interaction between heat hardening and density effects in RIL-D48. Several QTL were significant for both density and hardening treatments. Many QTL overlapped with thermotolerance QTL identified for other traits in previous studies based on LD cultures only. However, three new QTL were found in HD...
Includes: Supplementary data
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J Exp Biol (2011) 214 (22): 3713–3725.
Published: 15 November 2011
... of confounding effects. Although it is important to clearly define experimental methods, particularly when undertaking comparative assessments, and to understand potential confounding effects, thermotolerance assays based on ramping remain an important tool for understanding and predicting species responses...
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J Exp Biol (2007) 210 (15): 2649–2656.
Published: 1 August 2007
...Donna G. Folk; Luke A. Hoekstra; George W. Gilchrist SUMMARY To explore the correlation of traits linked to thermotolerance, we compared three thermal endpoints (knockdown temperature and two critical thermal maxima) among replicate populations of Drosophila melanogaster selected for high, or low...
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J Exp Biol (2006) 209 (23): 4690–4700.
Published: 1 December 2006
...Corinne I. Rodgers; Kelly L. Shoemaker; R. Meldrum Robertson SUMMARY The mechanisms by which different life histories affect neural circuits are largely unknown. We show that the thermosensitivity and thermotolerance of neural circuit operation are affected in a complex dynamic fashion...
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J Exp Biol (2006) 209 (20): 3964–3973.
Published: 15 October 2006
...Donna G. Folk; Patty Zwollo; David M. Rand; George W. Gilchrist SUMMARY We studied adaptive thermotolerance in replicate populations of Drosophila melanogaster artificially selected for high and low knockdown temperature ( T KD ), the upper temperature at which flies can no longer remain upright...
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J Exp Biol (2006) 209 (18): 3580–3586.
Published: 15 September 2006
...Toshiaki Sasaki; Yoshimi Konoha; Taichi Toyoda; Yuta Yasaka; Eva Przybos; Yasuo Nakaoka SUMMARY The relationship between thermotolerance and membrane properties was studied by using a ciliated protozoan, Paramecium aurelia . P. aurelia is a complex of sibling species termed `syngens' whose cell...
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J Exp Biol (2005) 208 (14): 2773–2781.
Published: 15 July 2005
...Ariel Shabtay; Zeev Arad SUMMARY Living organisms respond to heat exposure by selectively expressing heat shock proteins (HSPs). Accumulation of HSPs confers thermotolerance in cell cultures and in ectotherms and is an important component of the heat shock response. This response, however, has...
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J Exp Biol (2002) 205 (6): 815–827.
Published: 15 March 2002
... of a prior anoxic stress on the effects of a subsequent high-temperature stress. Anoxic stress and heat shock induced thermotolerance by increasing the ability of intact locusts to survive normally lethal temperatures. To determine whether induced thermotolerance observed in the intact animal was correlated...