Mandë Holford: Could Snail Venom Someday Save Your Life?
Part 4 of TED Radio Hour Episode A Love Letter To The Ocean. Cone snails are deadly sea predators; their venom can kill fish and even humans. But chemical biologist Mandë Holford says that powerful venom can actually be used for good — to treat human diseases. About Mandë Holford.www.apr.org