VenomKB, a new knowledge base for facilitating the validation of putative venom therapies

“The bite of a poisonous snake, scorpion or other venomous creature could very well kill you, but it also might be able to heal certain medical conditions like cancer, diabetes and heart failure”
Animal Venom Database Could Be Boon To Drug Development , November 29, 2015, Continue Reading

“Sometimes what should hurt you, helps you, and what sounds like folklore turns out to be really science. The saliva of the Gila Monster, an orange speckled lizard native to the American Southwest, is poisonous – but it also can be used to effectively treat Type 2 diabetes…”VenomKB, a Therapeutic Natural Toxins Database, Makes Folklore Into Science , December 8, 2015,Continue Reading