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But the arrow’s tip has a secret weapon: the deadly poison ouabain.
At such a dose, ouabain can cause twitching, convulsions, high blood pressure, rapid heart rate, and eventually cardiac arrest.
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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