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Descriptor English:   Amphibian Venoms 
Descriptor Spanish:   Venenos de Anfibios 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Venenos de Anfíbios 
Synonyms English:   Amphibian Venom
Frog Venom
Frog Venoms
Toad Venom
Toad Venoms
Venom, Amphibian
Venom, Frog
Venom, Toad
Venoms, Amphibian
Venoms, Frog
Venoms, Toad  
Tree Number:   D20.888.033
Definition English:   Venoms produced by frogs, toads, salamanders, etc. The venom glands are usually on the skin of the back and contain cardiotoxic glycosides, cholinolytics, and a number of other bioactive materials, many of which have been characterized. The venoms have been used as arrow poisons and include bufogenin, bufotoxin, bufagin, bufotalin, histrionicotoxins, and pumiliotoxin. 
Indexing Annotation English:   /antag permitted but consider also ANTIVENINS; /enzymol permitted; coord IM with specific amphibian (IM or NIM)
History Note English:   78 
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:   680 
Unique Identifier:   D000664 

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