Turning Deadly Insect Venom Into Drugs

August 24, 2016 12:01 AM
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There are many secrets yet to be discovered in the world of insects, especially the deadly ones. A group of scientists in Great Britain is trying to create a ‘chemical library' of peptides contained in the venom of some deadly insects, hoping to find a powerful drug against drug-resistant ‘superbugs'. VOA's George Putic reports.