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Conus genus

Known as: Conus, Cucullus, Snails, Conus 
A genus of cone-shaped marine snails in the family Conidae, class GASTROPODA. It comprises more than 600 species, many containing unique venoms… 
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
IMPORTANCE Most patients with neuromyelitis optica (NMO) and many with NMO spectrum disorder have autoantibodies against… 
Review
2004
Review
2004
The cone snails (genus Conus) are venomous marine molluscs that use small, structured peptide toxins (conotoxins) for prey… 
Review
2002
Review
2002
Abstract. The oceans are the source of a large group of structurally unique natural products that are mainly accumulated in… 
Review
2002
Review
2002
The literature on spinal vascular malformations contains a great deal of confusing terminology. Some of the nomenclature is… 
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
As classically described, the precardiac mesoderm of the paired heart-forming fields migrate and fuse anteriomedially in the… 
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
A common structural motif consisting of a cystine knot and a small triple‐stranded β‐sheet has been defined from comparison of… 
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Conus venoms contain a remarkable diversity of pharmacologically active small peptides. Their targets are ion channels and… 
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Blockade of Ca2+ channels by omega-conotoxin GVIA, a 27 amino acid peptide from the venom of the marine snail Conus geographus… 
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
To paralyze their more agile prey, the venomous fish-hunting cone snails (Conus) have developed a potent biochemical strategy…