"Charybdotoxin" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A 37-amino acid residue peptide isolated from the scorpion Leiurus quinquestriatus hebraeus. It is a neurotoxin that inhibits calcium activated potassium channels.
- CTX Toxin
- Toxin, CTX
- Quinquestriatus Toxin
- Toxin, Quinquestriatus
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Charybdotoxin" by people in Profiles.
Increases in endothelial Ca(2+) activate K(Ca) channels and elicit EDHF-type arteriolar dilation via gap junctions. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2002 May; 282(5):H1760-7.