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Agatoxins

Known as: Agatoxins [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A class of polyamine and peptide toxins which are isolated from the venom of spiders such as Agelenopsis aperta.
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Review
2004
Review
2004
  • M. Adams
  • Toxicon : official journal of the International…
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 24314255
Agatoxins from Agelenopsis aperta venom target three classes of ion channels, including transmitter-activated cation channels… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
An increasing number of ion channel toxins and related polypeptides have been found to adopt a common structural motif designated… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
We report the solution structure of mu-agatoxin-I (mu-Aga-I) and model structures of the closely related mu-agatoxin-IV (mu-Aga… Expand
1994
1994
The peptide omega-agatoxin-IIIA (omega-Aga-IIIA) from venom of the funnel web spider Agelenopsis aperta is the only known agent… Expand
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
We have isolated from seeds of Mirabilis jalapa L. two antimicrobial peptides, designated Mj-AMP1 and Mj-AMP2, respectively… Expand
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1992
1992
Three toxins (omega-Agatoxins IA, IIA and IIIA) isolated from the venom of the funnel web spider, Agelenopsis aperta… Expand
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Venom of the funnel web spider Agelenopsis aperta inhibits the binding of 125I-omega-conotoxin GVIA (omega-CgTx) to calcium… Expand
1991
1991
1. The omega-agatoxins from Agelenopsis aperta spider venom are a diverse group of voltage-sensitive calcium channel antagonists… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
A new series of polypeptide presynaptic antagonists ("omega-agatoxins") was purified from venom of the funnel web spider… Expand