- 30-Million-Year-Old Fossilized Flowers May Be Toxic
- Curare —which contains the toxin tubocurarine, extracted from the plant Strychnos toxifera — has a storied history as well. Hunters in South America used the poison to make paralyzing blow darts (witnessed as early as the 16th century by the English ...
- Should acupuncture be used more widely in the NHS?
- So sad to see how easily people are mislead. First artemisinin. It's discovery was a story of classical pharmacology, not dissimilar to the discovery of tubocurarine from arrow poison, or quinine for tree bark.
- A Loss for Words
- In the nineteen-forties, doing field work in the Amazon, Schultes identified the source of curare, a derivative of which, d-tubocurarine, is used to treat muscle disorders like those associated with Parkinson's disease.
- Biomedical Research
- Panelists: Lord Ara Darzi (Imperial College London, UK), Rick Klausner (The Column Group), Moncef Slaoui (GlaxoSmithKline, UK), and Christopher A. Walsh (Harvard Medical School)Presented by The Qatar Foundation. Reported by Sharon Begley | Posted ...
Tubocurarine is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Tubocurarine books and related discussion.
Suggested News Resources
Great care has been taken to prepare the information on this page. Elements of the content come from factual and lexical knowledge databases, realmagick.com library and third-party sources. We appreciate your suggestions and comments on further improvements of the site.
Related searchesmeaning of dreams about ruins
demographics of nigeria literacy
biosphere 2 history