- Amphibian declines: an immunological perspectiveC Carey
Department of EPO Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder 80309 0334, USA
Dev Comp Immunol 23:459-72. 1999..Additional research is needed on the biology of the specific pathogens, the pattern of immune responses they elicit, and the nature of environmental stressors that may increase susceptibility to infectious disease...
- Infectious disease and worldwide declines of amphibian populations, with comments on emerging diseases in coral reef organisms and in humansC Carey
Department of Environmental, Population, and Organismic Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado 80309 0334, USA
Environ Health Perspect 108:143-50. 2000..Because some aspects of pathogen-related amphibian mass mortalities are similar to outbreaks of new diseases in humans and coral reef organisms, amphibian declines may be part of a much larger pattern than previously appreciated...