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Bee Venom May Help Treat Parkinson’s Disease

Bee Venom Reduces Neuroinflammation in the MPTP-Induced Model of Parkinson’s Disease. Int J Neurosci, 2011 Jan 26 Read more

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Bee Venom as an Alternative to Botox

According to Total Beauty, bee venom, which is extracted from the stings of honey bees, is all the rage and even The Duchess of Cornwall has benefitted from this latest creation, which is being dubbed as an alternative to Botox… … Continue reading

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Nanoparticle ‘Smart Bomb’ To Target Cancer Cells Created From Novel Bee Venom Derivative

New research in the FASEB Journal shows that a peptide derived from bee venom can deliver liposomes bearing drugs or diagnostic dyes to specific cells or tissues Read more

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Honey Bee Venom Alleviates Depression

Scientists researching a toxin extracted from the venom of the honey bee have used this to inform the design of new treatments to alleviate the symptoms of conditions such as muscular dystrophy, depression and dementia. Read more

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In A Breakthrough, UCI Chemists Create Synthetic Antibodies That Block Bee Venom

UC Irvine researchers have developed the first “plastic antibodies” successfully employed in live organisms – stopping the spread of bee venom through the bloodstream of mice. Read more

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Bee Venom Therapy Becoming Popular in China

An ancient therapy which involves bees stinging patients to cure their ailments is causing a buzz in China. Read more

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Bee Venom Beats Botox

A beauty therapist from Staffordshire proved she really has the X Factor by helping to put a smile back on Dannii Minogue’s face. Read more

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Bee Venom Acupuncture Could Help Treat Parkinson’s Disease

Neuroprotective Effects of Bee Venom Pharmaceutical Acupuncture in Acute 1-methyl-4-phenyl-1,2,3,6-tetrahydropyridine-Induced Mouse Model of Parkinson’s Disease ‘Neurological Research, Volume 32, Supplement 1, February 2010 , pp. 88-91(4) Read more

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Bee Venom Exhibits Anti-Cancer Properties

Bee Venom Suppresses PMA-Mediated MMP-9 Gene Activation via JNK/p38 and NF-κB- Dependent Mechanisms Read more

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Apitherapy now in Madurai

The next time someone you know complains of joint pain, hot water bottles and medication need not be the only solution. Read more

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