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Chemical Tetrodotoxin

Name Tetrodotoxin
Equivalent Terms Fugu Toxin | Tarichatoxin | Tetradotoxin | Toxin, Fugu
CAS Registry Number 4368-28-9
Definition An aminoperhydroquinazoline poison found mainly in the liver and ovaries of fishes in the order TETRAODONTIFORMES, which are eaten. The toxin causes paresthesia and paralysis through interference with neuromuscular conduction.
Structure Tetrodotoxin
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MeSH® ID D013779
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1. ChemicalsHeterocyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Heterocyclic Compounds, 2-Ring Has associated genes Has associated diseases Quinazolines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Tetrodotoxin Has associated genes Has associated diseases
2. ChemicalsBiological Factors Has associated genes Has associated diseases Toxins, Biological Has associated genes Has associated diseases Marine Toxins Has associated genes Has associated diseases Tetrodotoxin Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Tetrodotoxin Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  11-deoxytetrodotoxin
  11-nortetrodotoxin
  11-oxotetrodotoxin
  4-epitetrodotoxin
  4-S-cysteinyltetrodotoxin
  5,6,11-trideoxytetrodotoxin
  5-deoxytetrodotoxin
  6,11-dideoxytetrodotoxin
  6-epitetrodotoxin
  8,11-dideoxytetrodotoxin
  anhydrotetrodotoxin Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  chiriquitoxin
  N,N'-ethylenediamineditetrodotoxin
  tetrodamine