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What does STX stand for?

STX stands for Saxitoxin (toxin)

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Sometime later, he discovered that an Uzbek warlord employed his technique to generate a large quantity of saxitoxin and then used it to poison hundreds of people.
It appears that voltage-gated sodium channels are the target of many natural neurotoxins that include batrachotoxin as well as tetrodotoxin (TTX), saxitoxin (STX), conus toxins, scorpion toxins and aconitine.
Kao, Tetrodotoxin, Saxitoxin and Their Significance in the Study of Excitation Phenomena, 18 PHARMACOLOGICAL REVIEWS 997, 998 (1966).