A new small myotoxin from the venom of the prairie rattlesnake (Crotalus viridis viridis)

@article{Griffin1990ANS,
  title={A new small myotoxin from the venom of the prairie rattlesnake (Crotalus viridis viridis)},
  author={P. Griffin and S. Aird},
  journal={FEBS Letters},
  year={1990},
  volume={274}
}
Fast atom bombardment (FAB) mass spectrometry was used to identify a new small myotoxin from the venom of the prairie rattlesnake (Crotalus viridis viridis). FAB mass spectrometry and Edman degradation were used to characterize its structure. This toxin is similar to myotoxin I from C. v. concolor. except that it possesses an additional C‐terminal asparaginyl‐alanine. At 45 residues it is the longest known myotoxin a homolog. A myotoxin of 43 residues, identical to myotoxin I from C. v… Expand
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