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Descriptor English:   Viper Venoms 
Descriptor Spanish:   Venenos de VÝboras 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Venenos de VÝboras 
Synonyms English:   Cerastes Venom
Cerastes Venoms
Egyptian Sand Viper Venom
Venom, Cerastes
Venom, Viper
Venoms, Cerastes
Venoms, Viper
Viper Venom
Tree Number:   D20.888.850.960
Definition English:   Venoms from SNAKES of the viperid family. They tend to be less toxic than elapid or hydrophid venoms and act mainly on the vascular system, interfering with coagulation and capillary membrane integrity and are highly cytotoxic. They contain large amounts of several enzymes, other factors, and some toxins. 
Indexing Annotation English:   /antag permitted but consider also ANTIVENINS; /enzymol permitted; includes adder venoms & viperotoxin; TN 241: common & scientific names of various viperids; note PIT VIPER VENOMS see CROTALID VENOMS
History Note English:   78; CERASTES VENOM was (NM) 1986-93 
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
ST standards TU therapeutic use
TO toxicity UR urine
Record Number:   15161 
Unique Identifier:   D014757 

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