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dc.contributor.authorBerger, L
dc.contributor.authorSpeare, R
dc.contributor.authorPessier, Allan A.
dc.contributor.authorVoyles, J
dc.contributor.authorSkerratt, L.F.
dc.contributor.editor
dc.date.accessioned2021-03-26T23:36:38Z
dc.date.available2021-03-26T23:36:38Z
dc.date.issued2010
dc.identifier.issn0177-5103, 1616-1580
dc.identifier.doi10.3354/dao02238
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12634/992
dc.description.abstractEffective and safe treatments of amphibian chytridiomycosis caused by Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd), are needed to prevent mortality in captive programs, reduce the risk of disease spread, and better manage the disease in threatened wild populations. Bd is susceptible to a range of antifungal agents and low levels of heat (>30°C) when tested in vitro, but there are few proven methods for clearing adult amphibians of Bd, and acute drug toxicity is a problem for tadpoles and juveniles....
dc.language.isoen
dc.relation.urlhttp://www.int-res.com/abstracts/dao/v92/n2-3/p165-174/
dc.subjectAMPHIBIANS
dc.subjectDISEASES
dc.subjectHEALTH
dc.titleTreatment of chytridiomycosis requires urgent clinical trials
dc.typeArticle
dc.source.journaltitleDiseases of Aquatic Organisms
dc.source.volume92
dc.source.issue3
dc.source.beginpage165
dc.source.endpage174
html.description.abstractEffective and safe treatments of amphibian chytridiomycosis caused by Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd), are needed to prevent mortality in captive programs, reduce the risk of disease spread, and better manage the disease in threatened wild populations. Bd is susceptible to a range of antifungal agents and low levels of heat (>30°C) when tested in vitro, but there are few proven methods for clearing adult amphibians of Bd, and acute drug toxicity is a problem for tadpoles and juveniles....


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