Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of trehalose.

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  • n. A glycoside hydrolase enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of trehalose to glucose, found in most animals.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A ferment, obtained from an Aspergillus, which will cause the cleavage of trehalose (a sugar obtained from Syrian manna) into two molecules of dextrose.

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Examples

  • In the midgut, the two trehalase genes were expressed in different locations.

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  • The phylogenetic analysis of the trehalases amino acids was conducted using the MEGA3. 1 program to generate a phylogenetic tree (1, the soluble trehalase gene; 2, the membrane-bound trehalase gene) and the robustness of each cluster was verified in 1000 replicates.

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  • Each point represents the mean ┬▒ SEM from three independent experiments with all effective individuals for target gene detection and with three effective individuals for the other trehalase gene detection.

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  • The first insect trehalase gene, a soluble trehalase gene, was reported in 1992

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  • (C) The transcription levels of target genes and the other trehalase gene were detected.

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  • These further confirmed that expressions of the genes in the chitin biosynthesis pathway are affected by changes in expressions of trehalase genes.

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  • Effects of trehalose injection on expressions of key genes in the chitin biosynthesis pathway In addition to the down-regulation of trehalase expression, an examination of an indirect up-regulation of trehalases by the injection of trehalose was conducted.

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  • The sequences of the two trehalase cDNAs were compared with other trehalase sequences deposited in the GenBank using the

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  • Singtripop T, Sakurai S (2008) Dual control of midgut trehalase activity by

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  • Here, we report the different functions of the two trehalase genes from a lepidopteran insect,

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