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Blood, Rats and Anticoagulants: The Story of Warfarin

Video   Apr 06, 2018 | Nature Video, YouTube

 

The history of warfarin, one of the earliest anticoagulant drugs, is littered with the bodies of sick cows and poisoned rats. This animation tells the story of how a bloody beginning gave rise to a life-saving medication.

 
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