The dose-dependent effect of grayanotoxin on the cardiovascular system


Turkmen S. , Karagoz U., GÜNDÜZ A. , TÜREDİ S. , Akca M. , Yildirim M.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.43, no.5, pp.700-705, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 43 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1209-11
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.700-705

Abstract

Aim: Mad honey (grayanotoxin, GTX) poisoning is caused by a toxin binding to the sodium channels of a cell membrane. This study investigates the dose-dependent effect of GTX on the cardiovascular system.