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What does XO-SG stand for?

XO-SG stands for X-organ/sinus gland complex


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In crustaceans, the molting inhibiting hormone arises from the X-organ sinus gland complex. MIH is a neuropeptide that inhibits the secretion of steroid ecdysone, from the Y-organ. The X-organ sinus gland complex controls molting by having inhibitory control over the Y-organ via molting inhibitory hormone (MIH).