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    • Innovative immunization strategies for antivenom development 

      Bermúdez Méndez, Erick; Fuglsang Madsen, Albert; Fons, Sofie; Lomonte, Bruno; Gutiérrez, José María; Hougaard Laustsen, Andreas (2018)
      Snakes, scorpions, and spiders are venomous animals that pose a threat to human health, and severe envenomings from the bites or stings of these animals must be treated with antivenom. Current antivenoms are based on ...
    • Unresolved issues in the understanding of the pathogenesis of local tissue damage induced by snake venoms 

      Gutiérrez, José María; Rucavado Romero, Alexandra; Escalante Muñoz, Teresa; Herrera Arias, Cristina; Fernández Ulate, Julián; Lomonte, Bruno; Fox, Jay W. (2018-06)
      Snakebite envenoming by viperid species, and by some elapids, is characterized by a complex pattern of tissue damage at the anatomical site of venom injection. In severe cases, tissue destruction may be so extensive as ...