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Are there examples of non-herbivorous animals that could be poisoned if they feed on humans because of the composition of our bodies/blood?

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  • $\begingroup$ Human is not in the menu of other animals (in normal circumstances) and there aren't any studies regarding to this (as you can guess) so we don't know if human meat is toxic to any other animal. There are instances where other animals ate human though (for example: great white sharks and lions). On the other hand, cannibalism can lead to a disease called Kuru which is caused by abnormally folded prion proteins. Thus, we could say human meat is toxic for humans. $\endgroup$ – ermanen Jan 23 '18 at 0:45
  • $\begingroup$ Hmm, this "non-science related" book claims that: "Human meat can be poisonous for protected species like crocodiles." $\endgroup$ – ermanen Jan 23 '18 at 0:51

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