Antheraea pernyi

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Noun1.Antheraea pernyi - a Chinese moth that produces a brownish silkAntheraea pernyi - a Chinese moth that produces a brownish silk
saturniid, saturniid moth - large brightly colored and usually tropical moth; larvae spin silken cocoons
Antheraea, genus Antheraea - large moths whose larvae produce silk of high quality
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The researchers working in collaboration with Oxford Biomaterials Limited discovered that cleaned, sterilized silk from the Antheraea pernyi (AP) silk spinner had properties well suited to spinal repair.
If we can work to find a solution, such as the use of Antheraea pernyi (AP) silk, to improve their quality of life even slightly then it is beneficial.
sperm became active after 2 min in the bedbug, Cimex lectularius Latreille (Hemiptera: Cimicidae) (Davis 1965), 90 s in the Chinese (oak) tussah moth, Antheraea pernyi (Guerin-Meneville) (Lepidoptera: Saturniidae) and 5-8 min in the Cecropia moth, Hyalophora cecropia L.
Hour-glass behavior of the circadian clock controlling eclosion of the silkmoth Antheraea pernyi.
Park, "Structural and thermal characteristics of Antheraea pernyi silk fibroin/chitosan blend film", Polym, 42, 6651-6656 (2001b).
Antheraea pernyi silk is the most extensively applied nonmulberry silk in industry.
Antheraea pernyi silk fibroin (SF)/chitosan-blended films were prepared by mixing an aqueous solution of A.
2007, "Structure and properties of regenerated Antheraea pernyi silk fibroin in aqueous solution," Int.
014) was higher than the one that was found previously in populations of other insect species such as Antheraea pernyi (0.
Fibers were also tested from cocoons of the silkworms Bombyx mori and Antheraea pernyi (Tussah silk), grown at the Silk Museum of Meliskerke (The Netherlands).
One famous wild silk, known as shantung, is produced by Antheraea pernyi and has been used by the peoples of northeast China for more than 1,000 years.