UA College of Medicine Developing New Snakebite Treatment

April 12, 2016
Tech Launch Arizona

A new treatment for snakebite emergencies is under study at the University of Arizona College of Medicine. Dr Vance G. Nielsen, professor and vice chair for research in the Department of Anesthesiology has been developping a new treatment that would delay or prevent serious consequences from a snakebite. While the treatment will not be available for years and still need to undergo lengthy studying, Dr Nielsen and Dr Boyer are hopeful.

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