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Discussion of the literature with the faculty member revealed that the snakes of interest for the current project were native crotalids
(rattlesnakes and others of the pit viper group) and not those of the families of snakes that produce neurotoxic venom (e.
California Ground Squirrel (Spermophilus beecheyi) Blood Sera Inhibits Crotalid
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