Rattlesnake venom is lethal, but understanding it could save lives

Unraveling the complicated genetics behind the tiger rattlesnake’s venom could help researchers identify new medications to treat human conditions. (University of South Florida/) The tiger rattlesnake, which lives in Arizona and northern Mexico, produces a highly unusual venom. This venom is deadlier than that of any other rattlesnake, yet also the simplest. Just a handful […]