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Frogs Fight Back From Fungal Attack

By Ruth Williams | March 29, 2018

A decade after chytridiomycosis killed scores of amphibians in Panama, some species are recovering. New research indicates why.  

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Fighting Chytrid Fungus

By Karen Zusi | November 19, 2015

Researchers eliminated chytrid fungus from a Mediterranean island toad population using antifungals and disinfectants.

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Week in Review: January 20–24

By Tracy Vence | January 24, 2014

Mistimed sleep disrupts human transcriptome; canine tumor genome; de novo Drosophila genes; UVA light lowers blood pressure; aquatic microfauna fight frog-killing fungus

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Aquatic Microfauna Eat Frog-Killing Fungus

By Yao-Hua Law | January 23, 2014

Filter-feeders emerge as potential defenders against a deadly amphibian disease.

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Trouble for Darwin’s Frogs

By Abby Olena | November 21, 2013

Chytrid fungus has likely driven the decline of two South American frog species named for Charles Darwin.

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Frog-Killing Fungus Thrives

By Tia Ghose | August 15, 2012

Global trade in live bullfrogs and a more volatile, changing climate worsen a deadly amphibian fungus.

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Pick your frog poison

By Jessica P. Johnson | May 31, 2011

Human development may destroy natural habitats, but it could also provide amphibians with a safe haven from deadly fungal infections.

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