Saving Lives by Taking the Guesswork Out of Snake Bites

An estimated 5 million people around the world are bitten by venomous snakes each year, and more than 100,000 victims die. In many cases the key to survival is anti-venom, but getting the right treatment can depend on knowing what kind of snake did the biting. Some new medical tech developed in Denmark is taking the guesswork out of the snake bite business. VOA's Kevin Enochs reports.
Originally published at - https://www.voanews.com/a/saving-lives-taking-guesswork-out-of-snake-bites/4224311.html


(Source: VOA News, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1KakdaBUyxY)