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How Killer Snail Venom Plays a Key Role in Drug Development

Clip: Season 47 Episode 17 | 6m 8s | Video has closed captioning.

Scientists explore how the powerful peptides found in marine cone snail venom can be used for medicinal and therapeutic purposes.

Aired: 02/03/21

Rating: NR

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