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Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Poison Dart Frog

Caption: Poison dart frogs like this one, photographed by Louise Rollins-Smith during a trip to Panama in 2010, are threatened by fungal infections that paralyze their immune response.

Credit: Louise Rollins-Smith/Vanderbilt University

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