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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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TS Picks: October 17, 2016

By Kerry Grens | October 17, 2016

Problematic dietary advice; the man whose cells were fixed with CRISPR; treating toads

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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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Frog Microbes May Help Fight Disease

By Karen Zusi | October 7, 2015

Commensal skin bacteria adjusted their community structure when frogs were exposed to chytrid fungus in a recent study.

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A Race Against Extinction

By A. Marmaduke Kilpatrick | December 1, 2014

Bat populations ravaged; hundreds of amphibian species driven to extinction; diverse groups of birds threatened. Taking risks will be necessary to control deadly wildlife pathogens.

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Contributors

By Molly Sharlach | December 1, 2014

Meet some of the people featured in the December 2014 issue of The Scientist.

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