About the book
Snakes play a very important role in our ecosystem and help in balancing the food web, regulating the population of their prey thereby helping from losing huge economic loss in controlling pests. They also exhibit both predator and prey characteristics and help in maintaining biodiversity on earth for future sustainable development. The present book is being conceptualized keeping in view of their extreme ecological importance.
The present book will be mainly focused on the Biodiversity of aquatic and terrestrial snakes; Poisonous and non-poisonous snakes and their role in ecological functions; Recent advances in the development of snake anti-venom drugs: challenges and prospects; Snake senses, vision, diet, and reproduction; Molecular structure, classes, and mechanism of action snake venom: Immune system response towards snake venom and clinical application of venom in treating diseases; Snakebite: Traditional versus scientific method of saving life towards man and animals. This valuable comprehensive information will surely benefit a larger audience.