[Coral-List] Lionfish for pharmaceutical harvesting

RainbowWarriorsInternational southern_caribbean at yahoo.com
Tue Jan 25 10:07:23 EST 2011

Some of the world's most unusual "denizens from the deep" are being studied for their toxin mixes and their possible uses in the pharmaceutical industry.

Marine snails, sea snakes, jellyfish and other poisonous species are just a few.

If the poison in the Lionfish could have some pharmaceutical use, large scale commercial harvesting could be viable and be a more suitable substitute for fishing for human consumption.

Milton Ponson, President
Rainbow Warriors Core Foundation
(Rainbow Warriors International) Tel. +297 568 5908
PO Box 1154, Oranjestad 
Aruba, Dutch Caribbean 
Email: southern_caribbean at yahoo.com    http://www.rainbowwarriors.net

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