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Contact: Niklaus Grunwald
Oregon State University

Toluca Valley

Caption: The Toluca Valley in central Mexico has been found to be the ancestral home of the pathogen that caused the Irish potato famine.

Credit: (Photo by Niklaus Grunwald, courtesy of Oregon State University)

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