toxinology


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toxinology

 [tok″sin-ol´ah-je]
the science dealing with the toxins produced by certain higher plants and animals and by pathogenic bacteria.

tox·i·nol·o·gy

(tok'si-nol'ŏ-jē),
The study of toxins, in a restricted sense, with reference to the relatively unstable proteinaceous substances of microbial, plant, or animal origins.
[toxin + G. logos, study]

tox·i·nol·o·gy

(tok'si-nol'ŏ-jē)
The study of toxins, in a restricted sense, with reference to the relatively unstable proteinaceous substances of microbial, plant, or animal origins.
[toxin + G. logos, study]
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Clinical Toxinology in Asia Pacific and Africa, Toxinology.
Animals specimens: Amphibians used in the present study were collected in different points of central Cerrado in rainy seasons and given in by the Toxinology Laboratory (Department of Physiological Sciences, University of Brasilia, Brasilia, DF) under the "Chico Mendes Institute for Biodiversity Conservation" (ICMBio) license number 41555-1.
Dalhat, "Socioeconomic aspects of snakebite in Africa and the tropics," in Toxinology: Clinical Toxinology in Asia Pacific and Africa, pp.
Eddleston, "A review of the natural history, toxinology, diagnosis and clinical management of Nerium oleander (common oleander) and Thevetia peruviana (yellow oleander) poisoning," Toxicon, vol.
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Emergency and critical care physicians as well as first responders around the world should, therefore, be familiar with clinical toxinology of snake bites and with the logistics to most rapidly make the specific antivenin available.
Mackessy, "The field of reptile toxinology snakes, lizards, and their venoms," in In Handbook of Venoms and Toxins of Reptiles,
Taxonomic changes and toxinology: Systematic revisions of asiatic cobras (Naja naja complex).
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