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The Sly Maneuvers of the Fungus Fatal to Frogs (3 of 3)

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Caption: In this podcast, Dr. Louise Rollins-Smith of Vanderbilt University provides insights into why a particular type of chytrid fungus is threatening amphibians. This podcast relates to a paper that appeared in the 18 October, 2013, issue of Science, published by AAAS. The paper, by J. Scott Fites at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN, and colleagues was titled, "The Invasive Chytrid Fungus of Amphibians Paralyzes Lymphocyte Responses."

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