Talkin Immunology with BioLegend

Venom and Ancient Viruses

September 15, 2015
Description: The podcast team discusses the potential anti-venom shortage, a wasp-venom derived protein for cancer therapy, 30,000 year-old viruses, and a new hominid species discovered in South Africa.

Snakebite Anti-Venom Set To Run Out Next Year
Scientists Plan On Resurrecting A 30,000-Year-Old Giant Virus
Brazilian Wasp Venom Kills Cancer Cells, But Not Healthy Cells
New Homo Species Found
Watch The Fight Between A Mongoose And A Cobra

Keywords: venom, anti-venom, snakebites, wasp venom, Fav-Afrique, MP1, Polybia-MP1, Polybia paulista, phosphatidylserine, annexin V, cancer cells, homo naledi, fossils, Mollivirus sibericum, viruses, Siberia, giant viruses