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Spider Venoms

Known as: Spider Venom, spider poison, Venoms, Spider 
Venoms of arthropods of the order Araneida of the ARACHNIDA. The venoms usually contain several protein fractions, including ENZYMES, hemolytic… 
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Spiders are the most successful venomous animals and the most abundant terrestrial predators. Their remarkable success is due in… 
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Review
2009
Review
2009
Spider venom, a factor that has played a decisive role in the evolution of one of the most successful groups of living organisms… 
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Snake or honeybee envenomation can cause substantial morbidity and mortality, and it has been proposed that the activation of… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The complexity of Australian funnel-web spider venoms has been explored via the combined use of MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Venomous animals produce small protein toxins that inhibit ion channels with high affinity. In several well-studied cases the… 
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Review
2002
Review
2002
  • L. Rash, W. Hodgson
  • Toxicon : official journal of the International…
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 23755728
Spider venoms represent an incredible source of biologically active substances which selectively target a variety of vital… 
Review
2000
Review
2000
Spider venoms are complex mixtures of neurotoxic peptides, proteins and low molecular mass organic molecules. Their neurotoxic… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Toxins isolated from scorpion, snake, and spider venoms are valuable tools to probe the physiologic function and structure of ion… 
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
VOLTAGE-DEPENDENT calcium channels mediate calcium entry into neurons, which is crucial for many processes in the brain including… 
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
A Ca2+-channel blocker derived from funnel-web spider toxin (FTX) has made it possible to define and study the ionic channels… 
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