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Meet the Creepy, Crawly Future of Medicine

Posted By: Dan Limbach
December 14, 2015

Leeches, maggots, and scorpions are the stuff of scary stories and nightmares. They may also present some of the best opportunities for medical breakthroughs. Meet seven of the most promising creepy, crawly critters who could have a massive impact as we develop new medicines. Are these creatures the future of medicine?

  1. Leeches
  2. Scorpoins
  3. Maggots
  4. Silkworms
  5. Blister Beetles
  6. Termites
  7. Parasitic worms

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