Scorpion Venom is Used to Fight Cancer in 'Tumor Paint'
December 02, 2013
Source - ABC News
Seattle researchers have developed a new technology that they say utilizes scorpion venom to help surgeons find and remove dangerous brain cancer cells. The technology, called "tumor paint," was developed by Dr. Jim Olson, a brain cancer specialist at Seattle Children's and a professor at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle.