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Neurotoxin


The venom of an Indian Cobra contains Neurotoxins
The venom of an Indian Cobra contains Neurotoxins
Photographer: Kamalnv


A Neurotoxin is a substance that deactivates nerves or that disrupts the way that they work.



Neurotoxins can be lethal in very small amounts. They are found in snake venom and in poisons produced by some other animals such as fish, frogs, toads and insects.



Also see:
Parotoid Gland

 


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