"Bothrops" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A genus of poisonous snakes of the VIPERIDAE family. About 50 species are known and all are found in tropical America and southern South America. Bothrops atrox is the fer-de-lance and B. jararaca is the jararaca. (Goin, Goin, and Zug, Introduction to Herpetology, 3d ed, p336)
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Bothrops" by people in Profiles.
Exploring the ability of low-level laser irradiation to reduce myonecrosis and increase Myogenin transcription after Bothrops jararacussu envenomation. Photochem Photobiol Sci. 2021 Apr; 20(4):571-583.
Jararhagin, a snake venom metalloproteinase, induces mechanical hyperalgesia in mice with the neuroinflammatory contribution of spinal cord microglia and astrocytes. Int J Biol Macromol. 2021 May 15; 179:610-619.
Vibrational spectroscopy of muscular tissue intoxicated by snake venom and exposed to photobiomodulation therapy. Lasers Med Sci. 2018 Apr; 33(3):503-512.
Effects of photobiomodulation therapy on Bothrops moojeni snake-envenomed gastrocnemius of mice using enzymatic biomarkers. Lasers Med Sci. 2017 Aug; 32(6):1357-1366.
Low-Level Laser Therapy (904 nm) Counteracts Motor Deficit of Mice Hind Limb following Skeletal Muscle Injury Caused by Snakebite-Mimicking Intramuscular Venom Injection. PLoS One. 2016; 11(7):e0158980.
Galatrox is a C-type lectin in Bothrops atrox snake venom that selectively binds LacNAc-terminated glycans and can induce acute inflammation. Glycobiology. 2014 Nov; 24(11):1010-21.
A lectin from Bothrops leucurus snake venom raises cytosolic calcium levels and promotes B16-F10 melanoma necrotic cell death via mitochondrial permeability transition. Toxicon. 2014 May; 82:97-103.
Structural insights into selectivity and cofactor binding in snake venom L-amino acid oxidases. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2012 Apr 27; 421(1):124-8.
In vitro studies on Bothrops venoms cytotoxic effect on tumor cells. J Exp Ther Oncol. 2011; 9(3):249-53.
Accidents caused by Bothrops and Bothropoides in the State of Paraiba: epidemiological and clinical aspects. Rev Soc Bras Med Trop. 2010 Nov-Dec; 43(6):662-7.