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The ouabain derivative didn’t have any toxic effects, and the rat produced normal levels of sperm.
But ouabain also affects another type of transporter subunit called α4, which is found only in sperm cells.
Our results are promising because our candidate molecule, unlike ouabain, is nontoxic in rats.
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Origin and Etymology of ouabain
First Known Use: 1888See Words from the same year
medical Definition of ouabain
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