Venus flytrap

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Venus flytrap

[after the insect-eating plant] See firewall machine.
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The main cover article profiled Helmut Keller, a German MD who has produced voluminous research on his patented phytonutrient extract of Dionaea muscipula, or Venus flytrap, and its anticancer effects.
An international team of researchers used high-speed photography to capture the moves of the flytrap, Dionaea muscipula (DIE-oh-NAY-ah muhs-KIH-pew-la).