Accession Number:

AD0768237

Title:

A Myotoxin Secreted by Some Piscivorous 'Conus' Species,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

DEFENCE STANDARDS LABS MARIBYRNONG (AUSTRALIA)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-04-19

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

The present communication describes an investigation of the pharmacology of myotoxins extracted from the venom ducts of C. magus and C. achatinus. An attempt has been made to test the toxins on as wide a spectrum of preparations as was possible having regard to the very limited supply of cone shells.

Subject Categories:

  • Toxicology
  • Pharmacology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE