Vertebrate transferrin is a well characterized iron transport protein. In contrast, little is known concerning the role of transferrin in insects. Yet, study of iron metabolism in insects could give insights into strategies for insect control, particularly for insects that transmit disease.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||1|
|Journal||Journal of Molecular Recognition|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1996|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Structural Biology
- Molecular Biology