Bitis rhinoceros (West African gaboon viper)



Venom composition image
Figure 1: Composition of B.rhinoceros venom, studied at the proteomic level (Calvete et al., 2007). This venom contains the following families: SVMP (snake venom metalloproteinase), serine protease, snaclec, disintegrin, venom Kunitz-type, cystatin, PLA2 (phospholipase A2), LAAO (L-amino-acid oxidase), CRISP, DC-fragment (disintegrin/cysteine-rich fragment from P-III SVMPs), BPP (bradykinin potentiating peptide).
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Venom protein entries in UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot

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Bradykinin-potentiating peptide family

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BPPL_BITRH Bradykinin-potentiating peptide-like ... Bitis rhinoceros (West African gaboon viper) ...
BPP_BITRH Bradykinin-potentiating peptide 10 g-AP (BPP-10 ... Bitis rhinoceros (West African gaboon viper) ...

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Peptidase S1 family, Snake venom subfamily

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VSPH2_BITRH Snake venom serine protease homolog rhinocerase ... Bitis rhinoceros (West African gaboon viper) ...
VSPH3_BITRH Snake venom serine protease homolog rhinocerase ... Bitis rhinoceros (West African gaboon viper) ...
VSPR1_BITRH Snake venom serine protease rhinocerase (SVSP ... Bitis rhinoceros (West African gaboon viper) ...
VSPR4_BITRH Snake venom serine protease rhinocerase 4 ... Bitis rhinoceros (West African gaboon viper) ...
VSPR5_BITRH Snake venom serine protease rhinocerase 5 ... Bitis rhinoceros (West African gaboon viper) ...

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Snaclec family

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SLRA_BITRH Snaclec rhinocetin subunit alpha (C-type lectin ... Bitis rhinoceros (West African gaboon viper) ...
SLRB_BITRH Snaclec rhinocetin subunit beta (C-type lectin ... Bitis rhinoceros (West African gaboon viper) ...