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Today’s Solutions: July 19, 2024

Affordable antivenom could be

Affordable antivenom could be easily self-administered on the spot

Though it is the only antidote to fatal snakebites, antivenom is expensive and time-consuming to produce. This is because traditional antivenom is made by first extracting venom from the fangs of captive snakes, then injecting small amounts of that venom into host animals. These animals produce Read More...