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Action of anti-bothropic factor isolated from Didelphis marsupialis on renal effects of Bothrops erythromelas venom
(Toxicon, 2005-11-01) [Artigo]
Acute renal failure is the most common complication in the lethal cases caused by snakebites in Brazil. Among the Brazilian venom snakes, Bothrops erythromelas is responsible for the majority of accidents in Northeastern ...
Renal- and calcium-dependent vascular effects of Polybia paulista wasp venom
(Journal of Venomous Animals and Toxins Including Tropical Diseases, 2011-01-01) [Artigo]
In the present study, the effects of Polybia paulista venom (PPV) on renal and vascular tissues were investigated. Isolated kidneys perfused with PPV (1 and 3 mu g/mL) had increased perfusion pressure, renal vascular ...
Purification and biological effects of a C-type lectin isolated from Bothrops moojeni
(Journal of Venomous Animals and Toxins Including Tropical Diseases, 2010-01-01) [Trabalho apresentado em evento]
Snake venom proteins from the C-type lectin family have very distinct biological activities despite their highly conserved primary structure, which is homologous to the carbohydrate recognition region of true C-type lectins. ...