Indian-made antivenoms, common throughout Africa because they are affordable, showed little-to-no neutralisation of the African Echis venoms.
The best cure against a snakebite is to avoid being bitten at all. Here is what you need to know about snakebites, antivenom, and what you need to do if bitten.
New research shows that puff adders use two luring techniques to attract prey within striking range.
Snake bite treatments have changed remarkably over the past 200 years. But most, if not all, made sense in their historical context.
Australian snakes are the best mouse killers in the whole world. And while that’s clearly bad news for mice, how does it translate into human risk?