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Descriptor English:   Snake Venoms 
Descriptor Spanish:   Venenos de Serpiente 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Venenos de Serpentes 
Synonyms English:   Snake Venom
Venom, Snake
Venoms, Snake  
Tree Number:   D20.888.850
Definition English:   Solutions or mixtures of toxic and nontoxic substances elaborated by snake (Ophidia) salivary glands for the purpose of killing prey or disabling predators and delivered by grooved or hollow fangs. They usually contain enzymes, toxins, and other factors. 
Indexing Annotation English:   GEN or unspecified only: prefer the many specifics: common & scientific names of venomous snakes to identify specific SNAKE VENOMS term: TN 241; coord IM with specific available snake family or genus (IM); /antag permitted but consider also ANTIVENINS; /enzymol permitted; do not use qualif when coord with ANTIVENINS
See Related English:   Antivenins
History Note English:   76(75); was see under VENOMS 1975 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AD administration & dosage AE adverse effects
AG agonists AN analysis
AI antagonists & inhibitors BI biosynthesis
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CS chemical synthesis CH chemistry
CL classification EC economics
EN enzymology GE genetics
HI history IM immunology
IP isolation & purification ME metabolism
PK pharmacokinetics PD pharmacology
PO poisoning RE radiation effects
TU therapeutic use TO toxicity
UR urine  
Record Number:   13291 
Unique Identifier:   D012910 

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