Are there any cures for Ricin poisoning?


by Biosyn
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Oct23-12, 12:28 AM
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Are there any cures for Ricin poisoning?

Apparently a vaccine has been developed at Detrick Lab? How credible is this source, I found it via the footnote on the Ricin Wikipedia page.
http://ww2.dcmilitary.com/dcmilitary.../36813-1.shtml

And what will happen if you inject Ricin into Planaria? I suppose the Planaria will disintegrate because of the inhibition of protein synthesis?
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