11. Pharmacology of Yessotoxni

  1. Luis M. Botana
  1. Amparo Alfonso and
  2. Carmen Alfonso

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470277874.ch11

Phycotoxins: Chemistry and Biochemistry

Phycotoxins: Chemistry and Biochemistry

How to Cite

Alfonso, A. and Alfonso, C. (2007) Pharmacology of Yessotoxni, in Phycotoxins: Chemistry and Biochemistry (ed L. M. Botana), Blackwell Publishing, Ames, Iowa, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470277874.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 24 MAR 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813827001

Online ISBN: 9780470277874



  • yessotoxin (YTX);
  • pharmacology;
  • cellular cyclic nucleotide;
  • phosphodiesterases (PDE);
  • either biosensors


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Mechanism of Action and Toxicity

  • Conclusion