pebrine


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pebrine

(ˈpɛbrɪn)
n
(Pathology) a disease of silkworms caused by microsporidian parasites
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The Pebrine disease related Nosema bombycis spore wall protein was detected at a hemin/GQ DNAzyme electrochemical biosensor [129], using the amplification of hemin/GQ DNAzyme functionalized with Pt-Pd nanowires, that again acted as both NADH oxidase and peroxidase, the sensor exhibiting good linear range and detection limit.
The first, called pebrine, was transmitted through the silkworm eggs.
The spores of microsporidian, known as pebrine, infect almost all ages, stages, breeds and hybrids of silkworms.