Handbook of Venoms and Toxins of Reptiles

By: Mackessy, Shaun P (editor)

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2009. 28cm. Pp.528. Hardbound.

Handbook of Venoms and Toxins of Reptiles provides an overview of current taxonomy, explains the similarities and differences in the venom delivery apparatus in different groups of reptiles, reviews state-of-the-art knowledge about specific venom components and their action, and summarizes effects of envenomation and treatment in humans on different continents.

Presents a view of reptile toxinology from the whole animal to the glands producing venoms to the molecular models and the mechanisms of actions of the toxins themselves.

Title: Handbook of Venoms and Toxins of Reptiles

Author: Mackessy, Shaun P (editor)

Categories: Recently Published Herpetology,

ISBN: 0849391652

ISBN 13: 9780849391651

Condition: New

Inventory number: 979393

Keywords: 9780849391651. Handbook of Venoms and Toxins of Reptiles