ecdysis-triggering hormone

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

A peptide hormone, produced by neurosecretory cells in insects, that works in conjunction with other hormones (e.g. ecdysone and eclosion hormone) to trigger moulting of the cuticle (see ecdysis).

Subjects: Biological Sciences.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.