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black widow spider venom

Known as: Latrodectus mactans venom 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2004
2004
Black widow spider venom (BWSV) kills Caenorhabditis elegans after injection owing to the presence of heat- and detergent… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The neurotoxin Black Widow Spider Venom (BWSV) triggers massive release of neurotransmitter at synapses. Here we demonstrate that… Expand
1987
1987
Application of alpha-latrotoxin (alpha-LT), the active component of black widow spider venom (BWSV), to a vertebrate… Expand
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
A modification of the classical procedure of fluctuation analysis is used to measure the waveform, w(t), mean amplitude, (h), and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Frog cutaneous pectoris muscles were treated with low doses of crude black widow spider venom (BWSV) or purified alpha-latrotoxin… Expand
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1980
1980
Abstract: Black widow spider venom (BWSV) promoted the massive release of labeled acetylcholine from synaptosomes and in addition… Expand
1980
1980
Crude black widow spider venom (BWSV) has profound physiological effects on several neuromuscular preparations, both vertebrate… Expand
1979
1979
Black widow spider venom (BWSV) stimulates transmitter release and depletes synaptic vesicles from muscles bathed in a sodium… Expand
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
AT the frog neuromuscular synapse Black Widow Spider venom (BWSV) transiently increases the frequency of the spontaneous… Expand
Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
The effect of black widow spider venom (BWSV) on the junctions of the lobster nerve-muscle preparation was studied by… Expand
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