Hibernating bats mount a partial immune response against white nose fungus

1 octubre 2015

White-nose syndrome, an invasive skin infection caused by the Pseudogymnoascus destructans fungus has killed millions of bats since it was first seen in North America in 2007. A analysis of gene expression in hibernating bats infected with the destructive fungus reveals how the resting animals’ immune system fights the infection.
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/10/151001153036.htm

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