A protein in rattlesnake venom.
[Crotalus, a genus of rattlesnakes]
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Echicetin [51], Agkicetin [52], Jararaca GPIb-BP [53], Tokaracetin [54], Crotalin [55], Jararhagin [56], Kaouthiagin [57], Acurhagin [58], Kistomin [59], and Mocarhagin [60] are some examples.
Jararhagin, Kaouthiagin, Acurhagin, Kistomin, Mocarhagin, and Crotalin belong to the SVMP family and are able to inhibit ristocetin-induced platelet aggregation due to their catalytic effect on GPIb and/or vWF [15].