animal toxin


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Noun1.animal toxin - a toxin resembling bacterial toxins in its antigenic properties that is found in the fluids of certain animalsanimal toxin - a toxin resembling bacterial toxins in its antigenic properties that is found in the fluids of certain animals
toxin - a poisonous substance produced during the metabolism and growth of certain microorganisms and some higher plant and animal species
venom - toxin secreted by animals; secreted by certain snakes and poisonous insects (e.g., spiders and scorpions)
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The suit alleges the food contains propylene glycol, which it says is an animal toxin used in automobile antifreeze, and mycotoxins, a group of toxins produced by fungus that occurs in grains.
Ribavirin is a potent animal toxin (embryo and fetal death) and teratogen in all species tested (hamsters, rats, and rabbits).
The book is updated with the latest information on topics including environmental chemistry, carcinogenic classification, plant, bacterial, and animal toxins, and has a new chapter on endocrine toxicology.