Snake venoms stored for up to 80 years remain biologically active, a new research has found.
Tulisa Contostavlos has taken to Twitter to praise a wrinkle-killing remedy based on snake venom, calling it “amazing.”
Venom from black mamba, which can kill a person within half an hour, could actually be a painkiller at par with morphine, researchers say.
Researchers have discovered that snake venom has harmless toxins that can be used to develop new drugs to treat a range of life-threatening conditions like cancer, diabetes and high blood pressure.
Japanese scientists have claimed that a number of toxins found in snake venom could help develop new therapies for chronic diseases like heart attack, stroke and cancer.
Day in Pics: 29th August
August 29, 2014
Bipasha at launch event for Delhi Half Marathon