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Despite the predictions of a popular theory, maintaining biodiversity in an ecosystem does not necessarily reduce the transmission of diseases from animals to humans, say researchers from the Stanford University Woods Institute for the Environment.
Prairie dogs, once abundant in the Rocky Mountains and Great Plains, have been decimated in recent decades by plague â€“ a virulent bacterial disease spread by fleas.
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