CHARACTERIZATION OF INDIAN COMMON KRAIT (BUNGARUS CAERULEUS) VENOM
|Submitted by :||ANJU DHIR|
|University:||H. P. UNIVERSITY|
|Supervisor's Name :||Late Dr. B. Das|
|Year of award :||1998|
Snakes are the limbless vertebrates and belong to the class of living creatures known as reptiles which include all the living orders of crocodiles turtles tortoises and lizards.Snakes like heat it means life and vitality to them and therefore the snakes are most abundant in the tropical and subtropical regions of the globe in forests and places with thick vegetation.About 2000 different types of snakes exist and nearly 400 are known to be venomous. Nearly 20000 people die every year from snake bite in India (Ahuja & Singh 1954).Many workers have worked on the venom of Naja Russels viper Agkistrodon Crotalus and Echis from time to time. But the venom of Indian common krait (Bung...
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