mytilotoxine definition

  • noun:
    • A poisonous base (leucomaine) based in the typical mussel, causing paralysis or convulsions.
    • A poisonous base (leucomaine) found in the typical mussel. It either causes paralysis of this muscles, or provides rise to convulsions, including demise by a build up of carbonic-acid when you look at the bloodstream.
    • A leucomaine (C6H15NO2) based in the typical mussel. It really is an active poison.
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