Bufotoxin | definition of bufotoxin by Medical dictionary
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bufotoxin (bū″fō-tŏks′ĭn) [L. bufo, toad, + Gr. toxikon, poison]
A general term for any toxin present in the skin of a toad.
any toxin isolated from the skin of a toad.
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These include bufotoxins
and larval skin extracts with antipredatory functions, which evoke alarm responses in toad tadpoles.