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by spiceweasel
Thu Mar 30, 2006 9:40 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: What is the most poisonous snake in da world?
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Hi David i agree with both of your figures, forgive me for not stating that all the LD-50s i gave were the results of Sub-cutaneous injections. As you will know Intraperitoneal and IV results are not relavant to bites inflicted on human beings. Oxyuranus scutellatus/Oxyuranus scutellatus canni IV 0....
by spiceweasel
Sun Mar 26, 2006 12:27 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: What is the most poisonous snake in da world?
Replies: 178
Views: 401548

wow! there is a lot of confusion on this subject-hope this clears up some points. when dealing with toxcity of venom there are four main ways of testing all involving injecting mice: subcutaneous intravenous intramuscular intraperitoneal IV injections in bites are very rare, only large bitis or very...