May 19

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How Does Limulus Amebocyte Lysate Help You Live a Better Life?

By Rich Sobel

May 19, 2020

biology, ecology, horseshoe crabs, Japan, limulus, limulus amebocyte lysate, mythology, pharmaceutical company, recombinant DNA

Why Primitive Horseshoe Crabs are so Crucial and Handy Strategies to Help us Conserve them.

In this article, we’ll see how these horseshoe crabs have been used by traditional and modern cultures and learn a little bit about their biology and ecology. We’ll also see how horseshoe crab blood is used to make injections and other medical procedures safer for us. Read it on Medium.

Rich Sobel

About the author

Rich writes about creatures he finds fascinating and complex biological issues to help you better understand them. Bonus: You might find biology fun and creative as well as informative!

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