Comparison of Active Venom Components between Eastern Brown Snakes Collected from South Australia and Queensland

@article{Flight2006ComparisonOA,
  title={Comparison of Active Venom Components between Eastern Brown Snakes Collected from South Australia and Queensland},
  author={S. Flight and P. Mirtschin and P. Masci},
  journal={Ecotoxicology},
  year={2006},
  volume={15},
  pages={133-141}
}
The abundance and activity of the prothrombin activator (pseutarin C) within the venom of the Eastern brown snake (Pseudonaja textilis textilis) is the primary determinant of its coagulation potency. Textilinin-1, also in this venom, is a plasmin inhibitor which is thought to exert its toxic effects through the slowing of fibrinolysis. The aim of this report is to determine if there are differences in the potency of the venom from Eastern brown snakes collected from South Australia (SA… Expand
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