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Distribution and origin of tetrodotoxin






Journal of Toxicology, Toxin Reviews 20(1): 11-33

Distribution and origin of tetrodotoxin

Among the marine toxins relevant for human intoxication, tetrodotoxin (TTX) has been known as one of the most prejudicial. Puffer fish were originally thought to be the only animal from which TTX could be isolated.

Accession: 003408947

DOI: 10.1081/TXR-100103081

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