poisonous frog

Frog Skin Yields Potent Painkillers, but None Clinic Ready
Shawna Williams | Jan 1, 2018 | 2 min read
Decades after their discovery by bioprospectors, amphibian-derived analgesics continue to attract scientific attention.
How Poison Frogs Avoid Poisoning Themselves
Abby Olena, PhD | Sep 21, 2017 | 4 min read
Amphibians resist their own chemical defenses with amino acid modifications in the sequence for a target receptor.