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KAMBO: Nature's Vaccine for the Mind and Body –
Luke Sumpter interviews Karen Kanya-Darke, founder of the IAKP


Kambô, The Spirit of the Shaman

Marcelo Bolshaw Gomes, Professor of Sociaology of Communication UFRN (Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Natal

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Antimicrobial peptides from Phyllomedusa frogs: from biomolecular diversity to potential nanotechnologic medical applications.


Phyllomedusa bicolor skin secretion and the Kambô ritual.


Pharmacological studies of 'sapo' from the frog Phyllomedusa bicolor skin: a drug used by the Peruvian Matses Indians in shamanic hunting practices.


Antitumor and angiostatic peptides from frog skin secretions.


A consistent nomenclature of antimicrobial peptides isolated from frogs of the subfamily Phyllomedusinae.


Frog secretions and hunting magic in the upper Amazon: identification of a peptide that interacts with an adenosine receptor.


Isolation of dermatoxin from frog skin, an antibacterial peptide encoded by a novel member of the dermaseptin genes family.


Deltorphins: a family of naturally occurring peptides with high affinity and selectivity for delta opioid binding sites.


Production and purification of a novel antibiotic peptide, adenoregulin, from a recombinant Escherichia coli.


Comparison of expression of monomeric and multimeric adenoregulin genes in Escherichia coli and Pichia pastorias.


Antitumor and angiostatic activities of the antimicrobial peptide dermaseptin B2.


Synthesis and pharmacology of halogenated δ-opioid-selective [d-Ala(2)]deltorphin II peptide analogues.


Dermorphin-related peptides from the skin of Phyllomedusa bicolor


Pharmacological data on phyllokinin