Could a rare insect cure a skin condition?
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Rare wart-biter cricket's powers put to the test

Conservationists in the South East are trying to save the rare wart-biter cricket.

As its name might suggest, it is an insect that may be able to help with a skin condition.

But there are only five sites in the UK where the tiny creature lives.

See more on this story on Inside Out, on BBC One South East on Monday 9 October at 19:30 BST, and later on the BBC iPlayer.

  • 09 Oct 2017