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Introduction: Omega-Conotoxins

Description of Omega-Conotoxins

Omega-Conotoxins: A family of structurally related neurotoxic peptides from mollusk venom that inhibit voltage-activated entry of calcium into the presynaptic membrane. They selectively inhibit N-, P-, and Q-type calcium channels.
Source: MeSH 2007

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