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Scorpions

Known as: Scorpion, Scorpiones 
Arthropods of the order Scorpiones, of which 1500 to 2000 species have been described. The most common live in tropical or subtropical areas. They… Expand
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Review
2009
Review
2009
Throughout evolution, numerous proteins have been convergently recruited into the venoms of various animals, including centipedes… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The aim of this retrospective descriptive study was to describe the epidemiological and some common clinical symptoms and signs… Expand
Review
2005
Review
2005
What is ‘theory of mind’? Maxi eats half his chocolate bar and puts the rest away in the kitchen cupboard. Then he goes out to… Expand
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Two novel pore-forming peptides have been isolated from the venom of the South-African scorpion Opistophtalmus carinatus. These… Expand
Review
2000
Review
2000
Most scorpion toxins are ligand peptides that recognize and bind to integral membrane proteins known as ion-channels. To date… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
S. A. Stockwell (1989, “Revision of the Phylogeny and Higher Classification of Scorpions (Chelicerata).” Univ. of California… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Scorpion primers can be used to detect PCR products in homogeneous solution. Their structure promotes a unimolecular probing… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
An unprecedented intramolecular B-H activation of a hydrotris(2-sulfanyl-1-methylimidazolyl)borate ligand coordinated to… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
We have previously demonstrated that the venom of the scorpion Leiurus quinquestriatus blocks small-conductance Cl- channels… Expand
Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
  • M. Blaustein
  • The Journal of physiology
  • 1975
  • Corpus ID: 28359692
1. 45‐Ca uptake by pinched‐off nerve terminals (synaptosomes) of rat brain incubated in standard physiological saline (including… Expand