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From the Jungle to the Operating Room

9 Feb 2024

This article was first published in the Montreal Gazette....

Curious About Curare

25 Mar 2021

Olivia Fraser Barsby is a biology and anthropology student at McGill University, specializing in conservation, ecology, evolution and behaviour. ...

Sherlock Holmes and Curare

20 Mar 2017

In the film “Sherlock Holmes and the Game of Shadows,” Holmes identifies the poison on a dart that had instantly paralyzed a victim by sniffing it. “Curare!” he says. Curare is a very real poison...

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