Seeking to live a long and happy life, naturally and healthily.

From Raw Natural Health

Jump to: navigation, search

Bee Venom

http://news.wustl.edu/news/Pages/25061.aspx
Nanoparticles loaded with bee venom kill HIV
March 7, 2013
By Julia Evangelou Strait

Nanoparticles carrying a toxin found in bee venom can destroy human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) while leaving surrounding cells unharmed, researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have shown. The finding is an important step toward developing a vaginal gel that may prevent the spread of HIV, the virus that causes AIDS.
“Our hope is that in places where HIV is running rampant, people could use this gel as a preventive measure to stop the initial infection,” says Joshua L. Hood, MD, PhD, a research instructor in medicine.

Information on this website is for education purpose only. Consult a medical practitioner for health conditions.

All works included at this web site are thought to be in the public domain. Where possible, permission has been obtained. The use of any work that is still protected by copyrights without permission is purely an oversight and unintentional. Owners of such copyrights or heirs of the authors who have legal interests in any of these works are asked to contact us so that permission can be obtained.