Study: Bee Venom Kills HIV [Archive] - Beesource Beekeeping Forums

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03-09-2013, 02:57 PM
"Scientists at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis found that melittin, a toxin found in bee venom, physically destroys the HIV virus, a breakthrough that could potentially lead to drugs that are immune to HIV resistance. The study was published Thursday in the journal Antiviral Therapy."

03-15-2013, 10:45 AM
haha, I was here to post the same video.

03-17-2013, 12:44 AM
For those who want more information:

The original article from Washington University is online at:
and the scientific paper is at: