Bothrops pictus (Desert lancehead)

Venom composition image
Figure 1: Composition of B.pictus venom, studied at the proteomic level (Kohlhoffa, et al., 2012). The venom contains the following families:disintegrin, PA2 (phospholipase A2), serine protease, C-type lectin (true venom lectin), SVMP (snake venom metalloproteinase).
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Lethal dose LD(50) is 6.625 mg/kg by intraperitoneal injection into mice (111.2?163.2 ug/mouse) (Kohlhoff et al., 2012).

Venom protein entries in UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot

3 entries grouped by family (browse by taxonomy, browse by keywords)

1 entry

Flavin monoamine oxidase family, FIG1 subfamily

"Flavin monoamine oxidase family" VenomZone page
OXLA_BOTPC L-amino acid oxidase (Bpic-LAAO) (LAO) (EC ... Bothrops pictus (Desert lancehead)

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Peptidase S1 family, Snake venom subfamily

"Peptidase S1 family" VenomZone page
VSP_BOTPC Snake venom serine protease pictobin (SVSP) (EC ... Bothrops pictus (Desert lancehead)

1 entry

Phospholipase A2 family, Group II subfamily, D49 sub-subfamily

"Phospholipase A2 family" VenomZone page
PA2A_BOTPC Acidic phospholipase A2 (svPLA2) (EC ... Bothrops pictus (Desert lancehead)