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Deadly Poisons That Could Also Save Lives

10 toxins that are potentially lethal, but also hold great medical promise


Nature is teeming with substances that could potentially kill humans. Many tend to be built-in defense mechanisms, an effective way of throwing off predators. Yet these poisons could just as easily help humans. As discussed in this video, a host of very dangerous, very toxic substances may have useful applications, and maybe even save lives.

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