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  • Snake
  • 1994) Pro‐inflammatory activities in elapid snake venoms. (els.net)
  • Endo T and Tamiya N (1991) Structure-function relationships of postsynaptic neurotoxins from snake venoms. (els.net)
  • Markland FS (1998) Snake venoms and their hemostatic system (review paper). (els.net)
  • Harvey AL (ed.) (1991) Snake Venoms. (els.net)
  • Unlike snake venom, there appears to be no necrotising component in the Platypus' venom - although some muscle wastage has been observed in cases of envenomation in humans, it is likely that this is due to the inability to use the limb while the effects of the venom persist. (wikipedia.org)
  • There are not many people in the world who know more about snakes and snake venom than Bill Haast does. (pbs.org)
  • Snake venom is produced by glands below the eye (the mandibular gland) and delivered to the victim through tubular or channeled fangs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Scientists believe the origin of snake venom began with gene duplication of genes that had been expressed in the body tissues of ancestors. (wikipedia.org)
  • Snake venom is highly modified saliva containing zootoxins which facilitates the immobilization and digestion of prey, and defends against threats. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some of the proteins in snake venom have very specific effects on various biological functions including blood coagulation, blood pressure regulation, and transmission of the nervous or muscular impulse, and have been developed for use as pharmacological or diagnostic tools, and even useful drugs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Charles Lucien Bonaparte, the son of Lucien Bonaparte, younger brother of Napoleon Bonaparte, was the first to establish the proteinaceous nature of snake venom in 1843. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some snake venoms carry fasciculins, like the mambas (Dendroaspis), which inhibit cholinesterase to make the prey lose muscle control. (wikipedia.org)
  • Snake example: found mostly in venom of mambas (Dendroaspis spp. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dr Venom tries to break through Snake Eyes' resistance and manages to see flashes of several of the Joe's memories including his time in Vietnam and the mission that scarred his face. (wikipedia.org)
  • When Venom is distracted by Scarlett and Zap's attempts to escape, Snake Eyes uses breathing techniques he learned in Japan to simulate his death. (wikipedia.org)
  • When Venom and a guard unstrap Snake Eyes from the scanner, the Joe revives and knocks both of them out. (wikipedia.org)
  • Snake Eyes, Stalker, Breaker and Gung-Ho track down the lab and almost capture Venom, but all four are captured instead by Kwinn the Eskimo. (wikipedia.org)
  • Venom beats Snake Eyes severely and leaves him to die in a burning warehouse as payback for what happened in Springfield. (wikipedia.org)
  • Baroness, Scar-Face, and the other three Joes escape the island while Snake Eyes, Kwinn, and Venom do battle. (wikipedia.org)
  • Venom and Snake Eyes run into a small force of Cobras who were dealing with the aftermath of the Sierra Gordo operation. (wikipedia.org)
  • The trip was not uneventful as the Sierra Gordo military tried to shoot them down and Venom tried to kill Snake Eyes and Kwinn by having them fall out the bomb bay doors. (wikipedia.org)
  • While preparing for the battle to come, Venom is ambushed by Kwinn and Snake Eyes at his lab in Brooklyn. (wikipedia.org)
  • Unfortunately, the arrival of Cobra forces allows Venom to disable Kwinn and Snake Eyes and lock them up in SNAKE armor that brainwashed them into serving Cobra. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the attack on G.I. Joe base, Venom unleashes the SNAKE armor on the attacking Joes, but Snake Eyes breaks free from his brainwashing and frees Kwinn. (wikipedia.org)
  • poisonous
  • Brian Fry, who did all that excellent work characterizing and cataloging the pharmacy of venoms secreted by poisonous snakes, has also turned his hand to the cephalopods. (pandasthumb.org)
  • This is not a protein that is usually found in the venom of poisonous animals," said Matthew Cordes, an associate professor in the UA's department of chemistry and biochemistry, who led the study, published today in the journal PLOS ONE . (medindia.net)
  • spider
  • 1995) Properties of the venom from the South American 'armed' spider Phoneutria nigriventer (Keiserling, 1891). (els.net)
  • 1998) Endotoxemic like shock induced by Loxosceles intermedia spider venom: pathological changes and putative cytokine mediators. (els.net)
  • A new pesticide using spider venom and plant protein could be a valuable tool in stemming the collapse of honeybee populations. (voanews.com)
  • Researchers at Newcastle University in England developed the pesticide using the venom of an Australian funnel web spider and snowdrop lectin. (voanews.com)
  • One of few common spiders whose bites can have a seriously harmful effect on humans, brown recluse spider venom contains a rare protein that can cause a blackened lesion at the site of a bite wound, or a much less common, but more dangerous, systemic reaction in humans. (medindia.net)
  • The lipid knocks off its own head by making a ring within itself, prompted by the protein from the spider venom, Cordes explained. (medindia.net)
  • Could spider venom help combat muscular dystrophy? (zdnet.com)
  • Spider-Man may be the darling of theatergoers across the West, but for a team in Upstate New York, spider venom has a very different meaning. (zdnet.com)
  • Later, she followed Spider-Man to the amusement park where Venom had Peter's (fake) parents. (wikipedia.org)
  • After it bonded with her she was able to break herself out of prison, heading to the amusement park where she and Spider-Man had confronted Venom, only to intercept a raid on a gang of drug dealers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ann, still reeling from the experience of bonding with the symbiote months earlier and unable to deal with the return of Eddie Brock into her life-coupled with Brock's transformation into Venom directly in front of her as he ran off to kill Spider-Man-sent her over the edge, and she leapt from her high rise apartment to her death. (wikipedia.org)
  • It has a total of four issues and has been reprinted in trade paperback form under the title Spider-Man: Venom vs. Carnage. (wikipedia.org)
  • All four issues were collected in the 96-page softcover trade paperback Spider-Man: Venom vs. Carnage. (wikipedia.org)
  • neurotoxins
  • Other venoms, such as those of the deadly Asian cobras and kraits, are neurotoxins, which affect the nervous system, causing paralysis and sometimes respiratory arrest. (pbs.org)
  • 1995
  • The Dodge Venom was a rear wheel drive concept car built by Dodge in 1995, utilizing the Cab forward (car) design structure. (wikipedia.org)
  • neutralize
  • Over time, the horses naturally build up antibodies specifically designed to neutralize the injected venom. (pbs.org)
  • isolated tissues
  • Bioassays in whole animals or isolated tissues were used to characterise behavioural and physiological parameters of venoms. (rsc.org)
  • molecular
  • What the comparative evolutionary approach allows us to do is identify the common molecular properties that make for a good venom. (pandasthumb.org)
  • Molecular fractionation of venom components required more specific bioassays to identify components based on pharmacological or physiological responses of anaesthetised whole animals or tissue preparations such as skeletal muscle, smooth muscle and isolated blood vessels. (rsc.org)
  • prey
  • The strength of the venom varies and can affect prey differently. (softschools.com)
  • Venoms adapt to their environment and victims and accordingly evolve to become maximally efficient on a predator's particular prey (particularly the precise ion channels within the prey). (wikipedia.org)
  • Bees synthesize and employ an acidic venom (apitoxin) to cause pain in those that they sting to defend their hives and food stores, whereas wasps use a chemically different alkaline venom designed to paralyze prey, so it can be stored alive in the food chambers of their young. (wikipedia.org)
  • toxic
  • Animal venoms contain highly toxic components that cause inflammation and tissue destruction at the point of contact or in the region of a sting or bite. (els.net)
  • In fact, the toxic mixtures of chemicals we call venoms have a long history as medical treatments. (newscientist.com)
  • Loxosceles
  • A new study conducted by researchers at the University of Arizona has revealed that the venom of spiders belonging to the genus Loxosceles produces a unique chemical. (medindia.net)
  • Scientist
  • He came across University at Buffalo scientist Frederick Sachs, PhD, a professor of physiology and biophysics who was studying the medical benefits of venom. (zdnet.com)
  • Dr. Venom is the first scientist employed by Cobra. (wikipedia.org)
  • different
  • Cavinato RA, Remold H and Kipnis TL (1998) Putrification and variability in the thrombin‐like activity of Bothrops atrox venom from different geographic regions. (els.net)
  • The different chemicals in the venom have a range of effects from lowering blood pressure to causing pain and increasing blood flow around the wound. (wikipedia.org)
  • Honey bee venom can be used in many different ways and forms. (ibiblio.org)
  • There are different kinds of venom such as: pure whole dried, whole dried and freeze-dried (lyophilized) bee venom. (ibiblio.org)
  • Poison can be ingested in many different ways, whereas venom is injected by the animal that produces it. (softschools.com)
  • spiders
  • Binford, an arachnologist who has traveled the world in search of the eight-legged creatures, collected the spiders, isolated their DNA and milked their venom, which was then frozen and shipped to the UA labs for analysis. (medindia.net)
  • Satan
  • In an attempt to prove their status as serious musicians, Venom recorded At War with Satan in 1984. (wikipedia.org)