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Three Finger Toxins MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Three Finger Toxins
Tree Number(s)
D12.776.831.622
D20.888.850.325.600
D23.946.833.850.325.600
Unique ID
D000087443
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000087443
Scope Note
A super-family of non-enzymatic proteins found in ELAPIDAE VENOMS. They possess a unique tertiary structure resembling a hand with three fingers and have diverse biological activities due to sequence and structural variations; some are ALPHA-NEUROTOXINS that bind NICOTINIC ACETYLCHOLINE RECEPTORS.
Entry Term(s)
3FTXs
NK-3FTX
Three Finger Toxin
Three-Finger Toxins
Tschuditoxin-l
Pharm Action
Neurotoxins
Registry Number
0
Previous Indexing
Elapid Venoms (1997-2021)
Public MeSH Note
2022
History Note
2022
Date Established
2022/01/01
Date of Entry
2021/07/09
Revision Date
2022/04/29
Three Finger Toxins Preferred
Tschuditoxin-l Narrower
NK-3FTX Narrower
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