Investigating the beneficial properties of Agkistrodon halys venom (from the Siberian pit viper)

Researchers at Wanan Medical College in China investigated the effects of an extract from¬†Agkistrodon halys (Siberian pit viper) venom on lipopolysaccharide (LPS)-induced myocardial injury. They reported their findings in an article published in the journal¬†BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine. Snake venom is known to contain plenty of bioactive compounds that could potentially have therapeutic effects….