Spiders put the bite on irritable bowel syndrome pain

Posted by on June 7, 2016 12:04 am
Categories: health

Spiders have helped researchers discover a new target for irritable bowel syndrome pain. The international research team used spider venom to identify a specific protein involved in transmitting mechanical pain, which is the type of pain experienced by patients with irritable bowel syndrome.

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