Toxin In Fire Ant To Reduce Psoriasis Inflammation
The venom of fire ants is found to contain compounds that reduce skin thickening and inflammation in a mouse model of psoriasis. Solenopsins are a group of toxins in the fire ant venom. They chemically resemble ceramides, which are lipid-like molecules essential for maintaining for the barrier function of the skin. Ceramides can be found in many skin care products.
Disclaimer - All information and content on this site are for information and educational purposes only. The information should not be used for either diagnosis or treatment or both for any health related problem or disease. Always seek the advice of a qualified physician for medical diagnosis and treatment. Full Disclaimer