Mandaratoxin

Mandaratoxin

Mandaratoxin (MDTX) is a neurotoxin produced by the Asian giant hornet ("Vespa mandarinia"). It is a single-chain polypeptide with a molecular weight of approximately 20,000 u. [Biochemistry. 1982 Mar 30;21 (7):1693-7 6282316 [http://lib.bioinfo.pl/pmid:6282316] ]

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