A photograph of frogs in the Sierra Nevada region, being treated in baths containing a fungicidal bacterium in hopes of eliminating infection by the fungal pathogen Bd.

FIGURE WO-27Frogs in the Sierra Nevada region, being treated in baths containing a fungicidal bacterium in hopes of eliminating infection by the fungal pathogen (Bd) associated with the deadly disease: amphibian chytridiomycosis

SOURCE: Photo by Anand Varma.

From: Workshop Overview

Cover of Fungal Diseases
Fungal Diseases: An Emerging Threat to Human, Animal, and Plant Health: Workshop Summary.
Institute of Medicine (US) Forum on Microbial Threats.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2011.
Copyright © 2011, National Academy of Sciences.

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