Sentence Examples


  • Also, botulinum toxin is a neurotoxin that blocks the ability of motor nerves to release acetylcholine, the neurotransmitter that relays nerve signals to muscles.
  • Lindane (1% or higher) (Kwell), an organochloride neurotoxin, can induce seizures and death in susceptible people, even when used according to the directions.
  • Contamination from any of the sources results in growth of the bacteria in the infant's intestine and production of the neurotoxin.
  • Mercury is a known neurotoxin, a dangerous metal second only to uranium among the most harmful natural substances.
  • Instead, bacteria may reproduce inside the can or jar, releasing the deadly neurotoxin.