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- Nov 6, 2009
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Platypus could help beat superbugs, aid in climate change | Herald Sun
Victorian Agriculture Minister Joe Helper said platypus antimicrobials are 10 times more powerful in killing bacteria than some antimicrobials commonly used with humans.
yes, the animals God made of spare parts are actually useful for something."If introduced into the stomachs of cattle, these platypus antimicrobials could improve an animal's digestion of feed and reduce methane production, one of Australia's largest contributors of total greenhouse gas emissions," he said.