Israeli doctor discovers a magic bullet for botulism

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A seven-month-old who contracted a toxin that causes botulism was administered serum from emergency stores intended for biological attack – and his life was saved.

  • Dr Oren Tzimhony, head of Infectious Diseases Department at Kaplan Hospital, explains how he put two and two together and came up with the treatment for the baby’s rare condition.

 

 

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