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Fatal Frog Fungus Releases Toxicity That Disables Immune Response
2013-10-18 09:09:21

For the last 40 years, amphibian species around the world have been dying out. A type of chytrid fungus, Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis, was identified in 1998 as causing skin infections in frogs. Since then, it has become recognized as a leading contributor to worldwide amphibian decline.


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  • To give a box on the ear to.
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