crotoxins


crotoxins
Toxins from Crotalus spp. (rattlesnake) venoms. Heterodimeric phospholipase A2s, similar to secreted PLA2. Bind to specific proteins on presynaptic membranes and alter transmitter release.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.


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