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Microcystins

Known as: Microcystins [Chemical/Ingredient] 
Cyclic heptapeptides found in MICROCYSTIS and other CYANOBACTERIA. Hepatotoxic and carcinogenic effects have been noted. They are sometimes called… 
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Microcystins (MC) are potent hepatotoxins produced by the cyanobacteria of the genera Planktothrix, Microcystis, Aphanizomenon… 
Review
2006
Review
2006
Microcystins (MCs) are hepatotoxic heptapeptides released into water during or on senescence of cyanobacterial blooms. This… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Cyanobacteria are a prolific source of secondary metabolites, including compounds with toxic and enzyme-inhibiting activities… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
ABSTRACT Microcystins represent an extraordinarily large family of cyclic heptapeptide toxins that are nonribosomally synthesized… 
Review
2000
Review
2000
A BSTRACT Background Hemodialysis is a common but potentially hazardous procedure. From February 17 to 20, 1996, 116 of 130… 
Review
1998
Review
1998
BACKGROUND Hemodialysis is a common but potentially hazardous procedure. From February 17 to 20, 1996, 116 of 130 patients (89… 
Review
1998
Review
1998
  • R. Dawson
  • Toxicon : official journal of the International…
  • 1998
  • Corpus ID: 20202161
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Increasing concern over the presence of microcystins (cyanobacterial/blue-green algal hepatotoxins) in water supplies has…