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text Snakebite! : antivenom and a global health crisis

Summary

Examines the biology of venomous snakes, the pharmacology and biochemistry of antivenom, its use in treating disease, and the politics of bringing life-saving antivenom drugs to market.

Contents
Introduction: a deadly bite -- A gathering storm -- A world of venomous snakes -- Venom: a toxic brew -- Antivenom: the lifesaver -- Into the snake pit: a closer look at healthcare in america -- The same, but different -- Reversing the vicious cir... Read more
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104 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Publisher
Twenty-First Century Books 2019

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