Panda Blood Could be Our Antibiotic Salvation, Nanjing Agricultural University Study
1/3/2013 7:15:56 AM
For obvious reasons, I’ll always think of Ranma ½ when I think of pandas. When China's Nanjing Agricultural University’s Dr. Xiuwen Yan and his team discovered the potential in the panda genome, my view on pandas started to change. While pandas are definitely not known for their stellar immune systems, they have potent antibiotic compounds that we could use for medical breakthroughs.