[ Back to EurekAlert! ]

Contact: Aaron Dubrow
aarondubrow@tacc.utexas.edu
512-475-9439
University of Texas at Austin, Texas Advanced Computing Center

The Deer Mouse

Caption: Peromyscus maniculatus is a rodent native to North America. It is most commonly called the Deer mouse. Like other Peromyscus species, it is a vector and carrier of emerging infectious diseases such as hantaviruses and Lyme disease.

Credit: The University of California, Berkeley

Usage Restrictions: None

Related news release: Monogamy and the immune system


[ Back to EurekAlert! ]