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Snake genomes and toxin evolution
How did toxin genes evolve from harmless physiological genes?
Screening of animal venoms for antimicrobial compounds
Can animal venoms yield novel antimicrobial peptides?
Freek Vonk gets his own show on Discovery Channel
Biologist Freek Vonk had already appeared in the Time Warp programme, where he was shown milking a snake for its venom, which he needed for his doctoral research. On Friday 18 September, he explained his fascination for snakes to Matthijs van Nieuwkerk in ‘De wereld draait door’, a Dutch news and entertainment…