Snake population venomics and antivenomics of Bothrops atrox: Paedomorphism along its transamazonian dispersal and implications of geographic venom variability on snakebite management

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Calvete Chornet, Juan José ; Sanz, Libia ; Pérez, Alicia ; Borges, Adolfo ; Vargas, Alba M. ; Lomonte, Bruno ; Angulo Ugalde, Yamileth ; Gutiérrez, José María ; Chalkidis, Hipócrates M. ; Mourão, Rosa H.V. ; Furtado, María de Fátima ; Moura Da Silva, Ana M. (2011)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.jprot.2011.01.003
  • Subject: Bothrops atrox | Snake venom proteomics | Snake population venomics | Geographic venom variability | Paedomorpohism | N-terminal sequence | Mass spectrometry

We describe two geographically differentiated venom phenotypes across the wide distribution range of Bothrops atrox, from the Colombian Magdalena Medio Valley through Puerto Ayacucho and El Paují, in the Venezuelan States of Amazonas and Orinoquia, respectively, and São... View more
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