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Bee stings could prevent the spread of HIV

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#1    Still Waters

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Posted 09 March 2013 - 10:22 PM

Doctors have sensationally claimed chemicals found in bee stings could help prevent the spread of HIV.

Toxins in the insects' venom can destroy the virus and leave surrounding cells unharmed, it has been found.

Scientists are excited by the find and believe it could be an important step towards developing a gel to stem the rampant spread of HIV, which causes Aids.


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Posted 10 March 2013 - 02:34 AM

That's good news, yet another reason to not want to see the bee's disappear.

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Posted 11 March 2013 - 03:39 PM

For once there won't be a sting in the tail!

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