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Others are turning to animals, such as opossums, that are naturally immune to venoms in the hopes of translating that immunity into new drugs.
CHEAP, INNOVATIVE VENOM TREATMENTS COULD SAVE TENS OF THOUSANDS OF SNAKEBITE VICTIMSCHRISTIE WILCOXSEPTEMBER 19, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
This little animal, the smallest and most beautiful of the opossum tribe, is exceedingly numerous in the vicinity of Port Jackson.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
The parts of generation of the male and female marmose resemble, by their form and their position, those of the opossum.
BUFFON'S NATURAL HISTORY. VOLUME VII (OF 10)GEORGES LOUIS LECLERC DE BUFFON
Meantime Jacky had killed his opossum and was now following their trail at an easy trot.
IT IS NEVER TOO LATE TO MENDCHARLES READE
I carried mine in my long, luxuriant hair, which I wore “bun” fashion, held in a net of opossum hair.
THE ADVENTURES OF LOUIS DE ROUGEMONTLOUIS DE ROUGEMONT
They also busied themselves in making garments of various kinds from opossum skins.
THE ADVENTURES OF LOUIS DE ROUGEMONTLOUIS DE ROUGEMONT
I made a ball out of opossum skin, stuffed with the light soft bark of the paper-tree, and stitched with gut.
THE ADVENTURES OF LOUIS DE ROUGEMONTLOUIS DE ROUGEMONT
The pouch of the female, in which the young are nursed, is thought to connect it rather with the opossum tribe.
THE VOYAGE OF GOVERNOR PHILLIP TO BOTANY BAYARTHUR PHILLIP
The animals that take refuge in those places are probably the squirrel, the opossum, or the kanguroo-rat.
THE VOYAGE OF GOVERNOR PHILLIP TO BOTANY BAYARTHUR PHILLIP
The whole foot serving the purpose of a hand, as observable in many of the opossum genus.
THE VOYAGE OF GOVERNOR PHILLIP TO BOTANY BAYARTHUR PHILLIP

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