sábado, 12 de septiembre de 2009

Tick Saliva Holds Key to Cancer Cure

Useful Little Blood Suckers: While studying the Amblyomma cajennense tick, Brazilian researchers discovered an interesting protein in its spit.

After some testing on rats with cancer, it looks like tick saliva might hold the key to cure cancers of the skin, liver and pancreas!

Source:
http://www.treehugger.com/files/2009/09/tick-saliva-might-cure-cancer.php