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    1. We wanted to find a compound that had previously been shown to inhibit one of the hallmarks of cancer. Snake venoms, and their cytotoxins, have been studied and are shown to inhibit metastasis and angiogenesis, two of the hallmarks that come with cancer. After deciding to use snake venom, it came down to choosing which snake. Crotalus atrox venom had been previously shown to effect the cell line in breast and colorectal cancers, so we decided on this one.

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