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Apple Academic Press Inc.
12 October 2016
The first comprehensive volume exclusively on marine cone snails, this book provides descriptions of over 100 species of hazardous marine snails along with their biological and ecological characteristics; the characteristics of conotoxins; information on cone snail injuries and their treatment along with prevention measures; and the therapeutic and medicinal value of conotoxins, including as a powerful nonaddictive painkiller, an epilepsy drug, and more. Over 275 color illustrations accompany the text for easy identification.
By:   Ramasamy Santhanam (Former Dean Tamilnadu Veterinary & Animal Sciences University Thoothukudi India)
Imprint:   Apple Academic Press Inc.
Country of Publication:   Canada
Dimensions:   Height: 229mm,  Width: 152mm,  Spine: 25mm
Weight:   703g
ISBN:   9781771883306
ISBN 10:   1771883308
Series:   Biology and Ecology of Marine Life
Pages:   408
Publication Date:   12 October 2016
Audience:   College/higher education ,  Professional and scholarly ,  Further / Higher Education ,  Undergraduate
Format:   Hardback
Publisher's Status:   Active
Preface. Introduction. Biology and Ecology of Venomous Marine Snails. Profile of Venomous Marine Snails. Conotoxins. Envenomation of Cone Snails. Therapeutic Uses of Cone Snail Venoms. Index.

Santhanam, Ramasamy||

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