jararaca

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jararaca

(ˌdʒɑːrəˈrɑːkə)
n
(Animals) a venomous snake, Bothrops jararaca, found in South America
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[15.] Morais-Zani KD, Grego KF, Tanaka AS (2013) Proteomic Analysis of the Ontogenetic Variability in Plasma Composition of Juvenile and Adult Bothrops jararaca Snakes.
No plano de manejo da APA de Cairucu (MMA/IBAMA, 2004) sao listadas 26 especies de repteis e 35 de anfibios, incluindo serpentes, como: jararaca (Bothrops jararaca) e a cobra cipo (Chironius bicarinatus) e tambem anuros populares como o Bufo sp.
Estudos pre-clinicos com soro poliespecifico mexicano (BIRMEX), baseados na epidemiologia dos acidentes por Bothrops jararaca (Brasil), B.
Purification and characterization of jararassin-I, a thrombin-like enzyme from Bothrops jararaca snake venom.
Varias toxinas de serpentes vem sendo usadas no tratamento de diabetes, dores musculares, doencas do coracao e hipertensao: o Captopril, por exemplo, e produzido a partir do veneno de Jararacas (Bothrops jararaca (Wied-Neuwied, 1824)) (BERNARDE, 2009).
In one study it was illustrated that Bothrops jararaca venom proteases activated plasma kininogens to bradykinin, an inflammatory mediator responsible for vasodilation (and thus oedema) at the site of inflammation [48].
Gutieerrez, "Pulmonary hemorrhage induced by jararhagin, a metalloproteinase from Bothrops jararaca snake venom," Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology, vol.
Predatory behavior of the snake Bothrops jararaca, and its adaptation to captivity.