scorpion

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  • عقرب گزیدگی 2019-08-18 18:50

    Venomous animals kill 10 since March

    TEHRAN- Ten people have died of bites from venomous animals since the beginning of the current [Iranian calendar] year (March 21), said Mohammad Mahdi Guya, the director of Communicable Diseases Department at the Ministry of Health.

  • Iran bans scorpion captive breeding, export 2019-04-07 22:00

    Iran bans scorpion captive breeding, export

    TEHRAN – Iran banned issuing license for captive breeding of scorpions for export or venom extraction purposes as the species’ population is shrinking gradually, deputy environment chief for natural environment and biodiversity directorate has stated.

  • ‘Breeding scorpion for venom extraction endangering species’ 2018-08-15 17:06

    ‘Breeding scorpion for venom extraction endangering species’

    TEHRAN — Misleading advertisements about breeding scorpion for venom extraction and introducing it as a lucrative business is a lie and also endangering these species, arachnologist Alireza Zamani has said.

  • Iranian researchers to breed scorpion, milk venom for medical purposes 2018-01-26 10:27

    Iranian researchers to breed scorpion, milk venom for medical purposes

    TEHRAN — A group of Iranian researchers at the Islamic Azad University of Najafabad, central province of Isfahan, succeeded in coming up with plans to maintain scorpions in captivity for venom extraction purposes, IRIB reported on Wednesday.