Study Detail

TitleGlobal Transcriptome Analysis of the Scorpion Centruroides noxius: New Toxin Families and Evolutionary Insights from an Ancestral Scorpion Species
Study TypeTranscriptome Analysis
Abstract Scorpion venoms have been studied for decades, leading to the identification of hundreds of different toxins with medical and pharmacological implications. However, little emphasis has been given to the description of these arthropods from cellular and evolutionary perspectives. In this report, we d .. [more]
Description Three 454-pyrosequencing runs; RNA extracted from telson and body of the Mexican scorpion Centruroides noxius Hoffman