Marine toxins and the cytoskeleton.

  title={Marine toxins and the cytoskeleton.},
  author={Luis M. Botana},
  journal={The FEBS journal},
  volume={275 24},
One of the most striking features of marine toxins is that many of them produce diarrhea. This effect has been attributed to an effect on the cytoskeleton, with the consequent disorganization of the adherent cells on the intestinal cell barrier leading to an excess of liquid. But this has never been fully proven, as many neurotoxins show diarrheic effects… CONTINUE READING