• toxic
  • Organisms that possess myotoxins include: rattlesnakes eastern bearded dragon Cytotoxins are toxic at the level of individual cells, either in a non-specific fashion or only in certain types of living cells: Ricin, from castor beans Apitoxin, from honey bees T-2 mycotoxin, from certain toxic mushrooms The term "environmental toxin" can sometimes explicitly include synthetic contaminants such as industrial pollutants and other artificially made toxic substances. (wikipedia.org)
  • animals
  • Important Fusarium mycotoxins include: Deoxynivalenol (DON) produced by F. graminearum and F. culmorum Zearalenone (ZEN) produced by F. graminearum and F. culmorum HT-2 and T-2 produced by F. langsethiae Fusarium toxins have negative effects on the immune, gastrointestinal and reproductive systems of animals. (wikipedia.org)