Bioprospecting of snake venoms: A mini review
Vijayaraj Radha and Nadarajah Sri Kumaran
Venom is a source of numerous active natural substances that have specific effects on various biological activities. Snake venom contributed significantly to the treatment of many medical conditions and enhancing the knowledge in pharmacology. Information on the nature and mechanism of action of these toxins has enabled a more scientific approach to the treatment of their intoxications. This paper focuses on knowledge about the biochemical and pharmacological importance of sea shake. In addition, this mini-review discusses the shake venoms, toxicity and therapeutic uses of snake venoms.
How to cite this article:
Vijayaraj Radha, Nadarajah Sri Kumaran. Bioprospecting of snake venoms: A mini review. Pharma Innovation 2018;7(10):163-165.