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Table 2 Low abundance toxin classes

From: The venom-gland transcriptome of the eastern coral snake (Micrurus fulvius) reveals high venom complexity in the intragenomic evolution of venoms

Toxin class Clusters Sequences % toxin reads % total reads Putative function
CTL 2 3 0.80 0.365 Disruption of hemostasis [27]
CREGF 1 1 0.01 0.007 Substrate recognition and specificity [28]
HYAL 1 1 0.20 0.089 Degradation of extracellular matrix and
      connective tissue; spreading factor [29]
LAAO 1 3 0.88 0.403 Edema, platelet aggregation, and apoptosis
      due to the liberation of peroxides [30]
NP 1 1 0.70 0.321 Hypotension [3]
NGF 1 2 0.58 0.264 Induction of apoptosis in neuronal cells [31]
NUC 1 1 0.23 0.103 Liberation of toxic nucleosides [32]
PDE 1 1 0.11 0.052 Hydrolysis of phosphodiester bonds; hypotension [32]
PLB 1 1 0.34 0.154 Unknown; potentially hemolytic and/or cytotoxic [2, 33]
VEGF 3 3 1.05 0.479 Hypotension and augmentation of vascular permeability [34]
  1. Abbreviations. CTL C-type lectin, CREGF Cysteine-rich with EGF-like domain, HYAL hyaluronidase, LAAO L amino-acid oxidase, NP natriuretic peptide, NGF nerve growth factor, NUC nucleotidase, PDE phosphodiesterase, PLB phospholipase B, VEGF vascular endothelial growth factor.