toxophore

toxophore

 [tok´so-for]
the group of atoms in a toxin molecule that produces the toxic effect. adj., adj toxoph´orous.

tox·o·phore

(tok'sō-fōr),
Denoting the atomic group of the toxin molecule that carries the poisonous principle.
[toxo- + G. phoros, bearing]

toxophore

/toxo·phore/ (tok´so-for) the group of atoms in a toxin molecule which produces the toxic effect.toxoph´orous

toxophore

[tok′səfôr′]
the part of a toxic molecule that is responsible for the poisonous effect.

tox·o·phore

(tok'sō-fōr)
Denoting the atomic group of the toxin molecule that carries the poisonous principle.
[toxo- + G. phoros, bearing]

toxophore

the group of atoms in a toxin molecule that produces the toxic effect.
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Thus, It was proposed the existence of chemical and non-biological interactions between toxin and antitoxin, at the same time mediated the first by the presence of two groups that he named toxophore and haptophore, one of those had no toxic effect.