Evidence for the presence of GABamide in the webs of orb weaving spiders
The principal water-soluble amine on the webs of some orb weaving spiders has been variously identified as GABamide and 2-pyrrolidone. We present evidence supporting the identification of this compound as GABamide.
Molecular, Cellular and Biomedical Sciences
Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part B: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
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Tillinghast EK, RJ Huxtable, WH Watson III & MA Townley (1987) Evidence for the presence of GABamide in the webs of orb weaving spiders. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology 88B:457-460.
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