autotoxin


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au·to·in·tox·i·cant

(aw'tō-in-toks'i-kant),
An endogenous toxic agent that causes autointoxication.
Synonym(s): autotoxin

autotoxin

(ô′tō-tŏk′sĭn)
n.
A poison that acts on the organism in which it is generated.

au′to·tox′ic adj.

autotoxin

A nonspecific term for any endogenous toxin or autoantibody.

autotoxin

a toxin developed within the body.
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We are pleased to announce that we have identified an orally bioavailable and highly selective autotoxin inhibitor," said Peppi Prasit, Ph.