Its poison is claimed to contain more than 50 lakh compounds, of which very few have been identified. It is claimed that there is also a possibility of making medicine for many other diseases from its poison.
There are many types of poisonous creatures found in the world. From spiders, jellyfish and blue octopuses to snakes and scorpions. Do you know about the world’s most poisonous scorpion? Today we are telling about this here. This scorpion is found in Cuba. Unlike common scorpions, it is blue in color. The more dangerous and poisonous it is, the more valuable it is. (PS: Reddit)
According to reports, many types of medicines are made from the venom of this scorpion. That is why the cost of its poison is in crores. While the cost of venom of King Cobra, a venomous snake found in Thailand, is Rs 30-32 crore per liter, the cost of the venom of this blue scorpion is around Rs 76 crore per liter. (PS: Plotr Nascrecki/Reddit)
Cancer drug ‘Vidatox’ is made from the venom of this scorpion. In Cuba, it is claimed that with this medicine, the incurable disease cancer can be eradicated from the root. Its poison is claimed to contain more than 50 lakh compounds, of which very few have been identified. It is claimed that there is also a possibility of making medicine for many other diseases from its poison. (PS: Youtube Grab)
According to Professor Michael Gurewitz of Tel Aviv University in Israel, the venom of this scorpion is being used for many medical research and treatment. There are some elements in it that also work as painkillers, while its poison can also play an important role in preventing bone disease arthritis. It is claimed that some elements present in its poison prevent the formation of cells responsible for cancer. (PS: David Barkesy)
According to the report of Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, the venom of this blue scorpion can also be used during ‘organ transplant’. When the body rejects any new organ in the body, then its poison can be injected into that patient’s body for synthetic changes in such a situation. Due to this, the body’s immune system starts working faster and there is no possibility of rejection of the organ by the body. In the medical world, many researches are being done regarding all these. (PS: Flickr)