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Comparison between the repellency of the two groups of chemicals.

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posted on 12.03.2012 by Yu Feng Sun, Filomena De Biasio, Hui Li Qiao, Immacolata Iovinella, Shao Xiang Yang, Yun Ling, Lea Riviello, Donatella Battaglia, Patrizia Falabella, Xin Ling Yang, Paolo Pelosi

In both aphid species, chemicals binding exclusively OBP3 and/or OBP7 are much stronger repellents than other ligands with different spectra of binding. For A. pisum: χ2 = 13.970, d.f. 1, P<0.001; for M. persicae: χ2 = 96.044, d.f. 1, P<0.001.