Community structure and function of amphibian skin microbes PLoS ONE
The vertebrate microbiome contributes to disease resistance, but few experiments have examined the link between microbiome community structure and disease resistance functions. Chytridiomycosis, a major cause of amphibian population declines, is a skin disease caused by the fungus, Batrachochytrium...
|Journal Title:||PLoS ONE Vol. 10; no. 10|
|Authors:||Kevin P. C. Minbiole, J. B. Walke, M. H. Becker, S. C. Loftus, L. L. House, T. L. Teotonio, L. K. Belden|
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