68 Crores per litre is the cost of this Scorpion venom


KRISHNA KUMAR SINGH

scorpion-venom_1506850568The poison of scorpions also comes in the most expensive liquid in the world. Price of one liters is around 68 crores ($ 10.5 million). The poison of these scorpions of Leiurus quinquestriatus species has a major contribution in medical science.

According to Professor Michael Gurevitz of Tel Aviv University, its poison is being used for many medical research and treatment. There are some elements in the poison of these scorpions that work as panicillers.

According to the report of Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, published in 2013, its poison can be prevented from killing cancer of human body. The report said that some elements present in this poison can prevent the formation of carcinogenic cells.

It was further informed in the report that these poisons would also be helpful in organ transplant. Many times the body rejects a new organ, in such a situation, some elements of this poison…

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