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Dragon's Blood Could Save Your Life

This week Reactions is looking at chemistry in bizarre places that could save your life. The science within the blood of the Komodo dragon or in a horseshoe crab can help with antibiotic resistance. But it doesn't end there, so we're taking a closer look at other wild places in nature that we've found fantastic drugs!

Topics:
  • Dendrilla membranosa
  • Limulidae
  • Varanus komodoensis
  • antibiotics
  • Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
  • bacterial biofilms
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