abrin


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a·brin

 (ā′brĭn)
n.
A poisonous protein found in the seeds of the rosary pea.

[New Latin Abrus, rosary pea genus (from Greek habros, graceful, delicate) + -in.]

abrin

(ˈeɪbrɪn)
n
a highly poisonous compound found in the seed of the Indian liquorice (Abrus precatorius)
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Computer analysis showed that Ali first began trawling the internet for information on poisons such as abrin, ricin and cyanide in October last year.
Computer analysis showed that Ali began trawling the internet for information on poisons such as abrin, ricin and cyanide in October last year.
The teenager from Mossley - who cannot be named for legal reasons - wanted to obtain a poison called abrin, said to be 30 times more toxic than ricin.
The 16-year-old was understood to have been held by police investigating an alleged attempt to buy abrin online.
Ricin and abrin can be released in highly toxic amounts when their hard seeds are chewed, swallowed, and ingested, or when these toxalbumins are weaponized for injection or for aerosolization.
The NNA said the town's deputy mayor, Majed Tanious, and five other members of the council of Abrin decided on the move during a meeting with the mayor, Sassine Fares, and other council members in the office.
The toxin, abrin, can kill in doses of just three micrograms.
The seeds contain abrin, a toxin so potent that three-millionths of agram circulating in the bloodstream can be fatal.