Medical Definition of Crotoxin

1. A specific complex of toxic proteins from the venom of crotalus durissus terrificus (south american rattlesnake). It can be separated into a phospholipase a and crotapotin fragment; the latter consists of three different amino acid chains, potentiates the enzyme, and is specifically neurotoxic. Chemical name: Crotoxin (12 Dec 1998)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Crotoxin

crotonate
crotonates
crotonbug
crotonbugs
crotonic
crotonic acid
crotonic acids
crotonine
crotonobetaine reductase
crotons
crotonyl
crotonyl-ACP reductase
crotonylation
crotonylene
crotonylenes
crotoxin (current term)
crottal
crottle
crottles
crotyl
crotylation
crotylboration
crotylborations
crotyls
crouch
crouched
croucher
crouchers
crouches
crouching

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