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This Frog’s Slime Fights the Flu

This Frog’s Slime Fights the Flu

Source: mentalfloss.com We’re not going to tell you to start kissing frogs (please don’t), but you might want to shake their hands: Scientists have found that the slime from one species can kill certain strains of the flu virus. The researchers published their...

Frog slime protein fights off the flu

Frog slime protein fights off the flu

Author: Helen Thompson / Source: Science News Slime produced by Hydrophylax bahuvistara contains a newly identified flu-fighting protein called urumin, named for a type of sword used in the region of India where the frog resides. The next flu drug could come...

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