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Research & Reviews  425 results

Cytotoxin antibody-based colourimetric sensor for field-level differential detection of...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0009841
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Kaul S, Sai Keerthana L et. al.

Oct 12th, 2021 - Development of a rapid, on-site detection tool for snakebite is highly sought after, owing to its clinically and forensically relevant medicolegal significance. Polyvalent antivenom therapy in the management of such envenomation cases is finite du...

Inhibition of enzymatic activities of Bothrops asper snake venom and docking analysis o...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2021.114710
Journal of Ethnopharmacology; Saravia-Otten P, Hernández R et. al.

Oct 10th, 2021 - Snakebite envenoming is a public health problem of high impact in Central America. Bothrops asper, known as barba amarilla, terciopelo, and equis, is the snake species responsible for most snakebites in Central America. In this region, there is a ...

Neutralization of Daboxin P activities by rationally designed aptamers.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2021.09.026
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society O... Devi A, Doley R

Oct 8th, 2021 - Inefficacy and associated risks of current antivenom has raised the need for alternative approaches of snakebite management. Aptamers are one such alternative which is being pursued for therapeutic interventions as well as for design of diagnostic...

Health benefits and biological activities of spiny monkey orange (Strychnos spinosa Lam...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2021.114704
Journal of Ethnopharmacology; Aremu AO, Moyo M

Oct 4th, 2021 - Spiny monkey orange (Strychnos spinosa Lam.) is an African endemic fruit tree that is widely consumed by humans and animals for its nutritional value. In folk medicine, different parts of S. spinosa are widely used for the management of the health...

Potential para-specific and geographical utility of Thai Green Pit Viper (Trimeresurus ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2021.09.021
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society O... Yong MY, Tan KY et. al.

Oct 4th, 2021 - The Trimeresurus complex consists of diverse medically important venomous pit vipers that cause snakebite envenomation. Antivenoms, however, are in limited supply, and are specific to only two out of the many species across Asia. This study thus i...

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Guidelines  1 results

Unified treatment algorithm for the management of crotaline snakebite in the United Sta...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3042971
BMC Emergency Medicine; Lavonas EJ, Ruha AM et. al.

Feb 5th, 2011 - Envenomation by crotaline snakes (rattlesnake, cottonmouth, copperhead) is a complex, potentially lethal condition affecting thousands of people in the United States each year. Treatment of crotaline envenomation is not standardized, and significa...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  4 results

Incidence of Snakebite Associated Thrombotic Microangiopathy & Role of Peripheral Blood Smear as a Predictor of Clinical Outcome
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04845022

Jun 14th, 2021 - All snakebite patients brought to emergency department with history of bite and prolonged whole blood clotting time (WBCT) will be included in the study . their samples for hemogram, RFT and LDH would be collected in corresponding tubes . from sam...

Study Comparing Modified Lee White Clotting Time Against Twenty Minute Whole Blood Clotting Test in Snakebite Victims
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03890016

Aug 17th, 2020 - Envenomation by snakes is common in India. Hematotoxic bites cause the highest morbidity and mortality in Kerala, a state in the south of India. 20 minute Whole Blood Clotting Test(20'WBCT) recommended by World Health Organisation guidelines is pr...

Cryotherapy as a Coadjuvant in Crotaline Snakebite Management With Antivenom.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04470791

Jul 14th, 2020 - Introduction: Local cryotherapy induces vasoconstriction, which leads to a reduction in the inflammatory process. However, the efficacy of local cryotherapy as a coadjuvant in snakebite treatment with F(ab')2 antivenom is unknown. Objective: Deter...

SC2i VIPER: EnVenomation Investigation Pilot to Evaluate Recovery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03170297

Sep 6th, 2019 - The goal of this study is to pilot data for a systematic molecular characterization of pathophysiologic perturbations incurred by snake envenomation and compare this to other inflammatory physiologic states such as trauma and sepsis. The investiga...

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News  12 results

Search for a Snakebite Drug Might Lead to a COVID Treatment, Too
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/940764

Nov 11th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. The days of incising a snakebite and sucking out the poison are long over, but the current treatment for venomous snakebites remains archaic. Sinc...

Search for a Snakebite Drug Might Lead to a COVID Treatment, Too
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/940764

Nov 11th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center.   Dr. Matthew Lewin, founder of the Center for Exploration and Travel Health at the California Academy of Sciences, was researching snakebite trea...

From Cow Manure to Sucking Venom: Snakebite Treatment Myths
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/920116

Oct 30th, 2019 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Robert D. Glatter, MD: Hi. I'm Dr Robert Glatter, editorial advisor for Medscape Emergency Medicine. Managing snakebites has traditionally relied on antivenoms that treat specific types of snake envenom...

From Cow Manure to Sucking Venom: Snakebite Treatment Myths
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/920116

Oct 30th, 2019 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Robert D. Glatter, MD: Hi. I'm Dr Robert Glatter, editorial advisor for Medscape Emergency Medicine. Managing snakebites has traditionally relied on antivenoms that treat specific types of snake envenom...

What Neglected Tropical Diseases Teach Us About Stigma
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/209336/infectious-diseases/what-neglected-tropical-diseases-teach-us-about?channel=234
Aileen Y. Chang, MD, Maria T. Ochoa, MD

Oct 3rd, 2019 - Neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) are a group of 20 diseases that typically are chronic and cause long-term disability, which negatively impacts work productivity, child survival, and school performance and attendance with adverse effect on futur.

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