Ricin Topic Guide

Ricin Ricin: Ricin is a potent toxin that can be used as an agent of biological warfare or as a weapon of mass destruction. Ricin is a protein derived from the beans of the castor plant. Symptoms of ricin poisoning depend on whether it has been inhaled, ingested from contaminated food or drink, or by injection. A person exposed to ricin should seek medical care immediately.

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