"Mollusca" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A phylum of the kingdom Metazoa. Mollusca have soft, unsegmented bodies with an anterior head, a dorsal visceral mass, and a ventral foot. Most are encased in a protective calcareous shell. It includes the classes GASTROPODA; BIVALVIA; CEPHALOPODA; Aplacophora; Scaphopoda; Polyplacophora; and Monoplacophora.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Mollusca" by people in Profiles.
Wyer S, Townsend DM, Ye Z, Kourtidis A, Choo YM, de Barros ALB, Donia MS, Hamann MT. Recent advances and limitations in the application of kahalalides for the control of cancer. Biomed Pharmacother. 2022 Apr; 148:112676.
Albadry MA, Elokely KM, Wang B, Bowling JJ, Abdelwahab MF, Hossein MH, Doerksen RJ, Hamann MT. Computationally assisted assignment of kahalalide Y configuration using an NMR-constrained conformational search. J Nat Prod. 2013 Feb 22; 76(2):178-85.
Rao KV, Na MK, Cook JC, Peng J, Matsumoto R, Hamann MT. Kahalalides V-Y isolated from a Hawaiian collection of the sacoglossan mollusk Elysia rufescens. J Nat Prod. 2008 May; 71(5):772-8.
Kourtidis A, Drosopoulou E, Nikolaidis N, Hatzi VI, Chintiroglou CC, Scouras ZG. Identification of several cytoplasmic HSP70 genes from the Mediterranean mussel (Mytilus galloprovincialis) and their long-term evolution in Mollusca and Metazoa. J Mol Evol. 2006 Apr; 62(4):446-59.
Robert F, Gao HQ, Donia M, Merrick WC, Hamann MT, Pelletier J. Chlorolissoclimides: new inhibitors of eukaryotic protein synthesis. RNA. 2006 May; 12(5):717-25.
McKillen DJ, Chen YA, Chen C, Jenny MJ, Trent HF, Robalino J, McLean DC, Gross PS, Chapman RW, Warr GW, Almeida JS. Marine genomics: a clearing-house for genomic and transcriptomic data of marine organisms. BMC Genomics. 2005 Mar 10; 6:34.
Turner T, Jackson WH, Pettit GR, Wells A, Kraft AS. Treatment of human prostate cancer cells with dolastatin 10, a peptide isolated from a marine shell-less mollusc. Prostate. 1998 Feb 15; 34(3):175-81.
Wesson KJ, Hamann MT. Keenamide A, a bioactive cyclic peptide from the marine mollusk Pleurobranchus forskalii. J Nat Prod. 1996 Jun; 59(6):629-31.
Shiromani PJ, Schwartz WJ. Towards a molecular biology of the circadian clock and sleep of mammals. Adv Neuroimmunol. 1995; 5(2):217-30.
Schulte BA, Spicer SS, Miller RL. Histochemical localization of sialoglycoconjugates with a sialic acid-specific lectin from the slug Limax flavus. Histochem J. 1984 Oct; 16(10):1125-32.