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Toxins and targets

effects of natural and synthetic poisons on living cells and fragile ecosystems

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Published by Harwood Academic Publishers in Chur, Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Toxins.,
  • Toxicology.,
  • Poisonous animals.,
  • Toxins -- metabolism.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Dianne Watters ... [et al.].
    ContributionsWatters, Dianne, 1952-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP631 .T68 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 199 p. :
    Number of Pages199
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1542060M
    ISBN 103718651947
    LC Control Number91020865

    Toxic is the second book in Rachel Van Dykens Ruin series and I may be in the minority, but I actually thought it was better than the first! Dont get me wrong, the first book was very good, but there was something about Gabes story that hit me right in the feels. stars!!!/5. Dear Colleagues, Natural toxins are poisonous substances produced by bacteria, insects, animals, or plants. They cause pain, disease, and even death to victims, but they also provide humans with a rich resource for new drugs for a variety of targets, from pain to lethal diseases.

    The Toxin and Toxin-Target Database (T3DB), also known as the Toxic Exposome Database, is a freely accessible online database of common substances that are toxic to humans, along with their protein, DNA or organ database currently houses nearly 3, toxic compounds or poisons described by nea synonyms. This list includes various groups of toxins, including common Data release frequency: Every years with periodic corrections and updates. Most proteins with a demonstrated toxic activity, such as those presented in this e-book, interact with various cell types. Most animal toxins are directed against targets expressed at the cell.

    Toxins and Targets: Effects of Natural and Synthetic Poisons on Living Cells and Fragile Ecosystems Hardcover – 1 Jan. by Dianne Watters (Author), John Pearn (Author), David Maguire (Author), & out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and 3/5(1). Sodium Channels as Targets for Neurotoxins 5. Ionophore Polypeptide Toxins and Signal Transduction 6. Activation of Cholera Toxin by ADP-Ribolysation Factors (ARFs), kDA Guanine Nucleotide-Binding Protein Components of the Vesicular Trafficking System 7.


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The toxins are characterized by high specificity, high potency, and high efficiency. Eukaryotic targets of bacterial toxins are usually functionally important or even essential cellular factors, so their specific manipulation by toxins used as tools allows experimental intervention of various kinds of cell processes.

As such, it presents the complete picture on what is currently known about endogenous toxins, including their generation, mode of action, resulting disease condition, and available countermeasures. Clearly divided into four parts, the first systematically covers important toxic molecule species, including metabolic intermediates and reactive.

Endogenous Toxins: Targets for Disease Treatment and Prevention. Editor(s): Prof. Peter J. O'Brien; About this book. it presents the complete picture on what is currently known about endogenous toxins, including their generation, mode of action, resulting disease condition, and available countermeasures.

Endogenous Toxins: Targets for Disease Treatment and Prevention is the only comprehensive handbook on a Toxins and targets book concern for our aging and progressively overfed world population.

Contrary to common belief, a great many human diseases are not dependent on outside factors (such as pathogens or hazardous chemicals), but are caused by molecules. Toxins and Targets: Effects of Natural and Synthetic Poisons on Living Cells and Fragile Ecosystems Dianne Watters, Martin Lavin, David Maguire Taylor & Francis, - Medical - pages.

1st Edition Published on January 1, by Routledge First Published in Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. Toxins and Targets - 1st Edition - Dianne Watters - John Toxins and targets book.

Toxin is a suspense thriller written by Robin tells the story of a doctor whose daughter is infected with E. coli and his investigation into how she contracted it and his battle to save her life and discover the source of her illness.

Plot summary. The book opens with a scene showing a couple of farmhands who are entrusted with disposing of a diseased : Robin Cook. In contrast, other toxins enter the cytosol, recognize, and modify specific intracellular targets. According to the nature of the target and the type of modification, intracellular active toxins cause a dramatic alteration of cellular functions such as protein synthesis, cell homeostasis, cell cycle progression, vesicular traffic, and actin Cited by: The editors of the “Marine and Freshwater Toxins” section of Toxins invites the submission of high quality manuscripts that report new investigations into all aspects of research on naturally occurring toxins associated with aquatic (i.e.

marine and freshwater) systems, including those from animals, plants and microbes, on topics including, but not limited to: venoms and poisons from. This is the first Robin Cook book I have read since Coma which was many years ago. I also enjoyed that one as well.

I found that the plot in Toxin was fast paced, the character development was excellent, and allowed me to consider the food industry a bit. I would recommend it to /4().

Several properties qualify protein toxins as pharmacological tools (Table ).The toxins are highly specific, extremely potent, and extraordinarily efficient. Moreover, although large in size, many protein toxins are able to translocate into the cytosol without major damage of.

Book Review Peter J. O’Brien and W. Robert Bruce, Eds Endogenous Toxins: Targets for Disease Treatment and Prevention Weinheim, Germany: Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA. targets identified in the other 3 Parts, and an editor's summary in Part IV of these targets from the other Parts would have added value to the book and its title.

The last section of the book is the Appendix and it is titled: Questions for Discussion. The editors list 7 questions related to. The book is a must for any Ph.D. student in biomedical sciences. Marine toxins as research tools is a unique book that defines the links between marine toxins and their biochemical targets.

the book will help any researcher in biomedicine by showing what to expect from marine toxins.". A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the : Jose L Labandeira-Garcia.

Dinoflagellate toxins in Australian shellfish / Grahame J. Kelly and Gustaaf M. Hallegraeff --Coneshell venoms: synthesis and packaging / David Maguire and Joyce Kwan --Peptides in the venom of the geography cone, Conus geographus / Baldomera M.

Olivera [and others] --Coneshell toxin genes / David R. Hillyard and Scott R. Woodward --Toxins from. Purchase Toxins - 1st Edition.

Print Book & E-Book. ISBNBook Edition: 1. One of the book's highlights is a consideration of the biochemical interactions between these toxins and their targets, from which much has been learned about the proteins that control the release of neurotransmitters from pre-synaptic by: 1.

toxins Dear Colleague, On behalf of the International Neurotoxin Association (INA) and its Conference Organizing Committee, I am pleased to announce that the next international conference―TOXINS Basic Science and Clinical Aspects of Botulinum and Other Neurotoxins—will be held January,in Copenhagen, Denmark.

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Gopalakrishnakone is a world leader in the characterization of the structure and function of animal and plant toxins and chemical poisons, which contain highly specific and biologically active components.

He has contributed significantly to the body of knowledge regarding the anatomy of snake venom glands and the development of drug candidates from animal toxins.Toxins and Targets: Effects of Natural and Synthetic Poisons on Living Cells and Fragile Ecosystems Dianne Watters, Martin Lavin, David Maguire Taylor & Francis, - pages.