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Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in culture

Mat's mini-movie from around 2003. Some nice shots of the sporangia with zoospores 'pinging around.

Neobatrachia - Chytrid Batrachochytrium Dendrobatidis Causing Chytridiomycosis in Amphibians

Chytrid Batrachochytrium Dendrobatidis Causing Chytridiomycosis in Amphibians 2012 6Traxx GORENOISE VOMITNOISE NOISE.

Effects of Density on Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis ... Yellow Legged-frogs

RACHOWICZ, LARA1,2*, and CHERIE BRIGGS2 1Resources Management and Science, Yosemite National Park, Yosemite, CA, lara_rachowicz@nps.gov; 2Dept. of Integrativ...

Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis - Colonies, Zoosporangia and zoospores

Gravado no Maine por LFT.

Chytrid Fungus: SAVE THE FROGS! Academy Class

Dr. Kerry Kriger discusses the chytrid fungus (Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis), including his Ph.D. research on chytridiomycosis in Eastern Australia. Susan ...

Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis - swimming zoospores

Neobatrachia - Chytrid Batrachochytrium Dendrobatidis Causing Chytridiomycosis in Amphibians [Full]

Banda: Neobatrachia Álbum: Chytrid Batrachochytrium Dendrobatidis Causing Chytridiomycosis in Amphibians Género: Gorenoise/Vomitnoise Año: 2012 País: - 1- In...

Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis - zoospores inside Zoosporangium

Gravado no Maine por LFT.

Colony of Chytrid causing bacteria - Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd)

Bd is a fungal disease the is causing amphibian extinctions all over the world. This is a 100X view of a colony being grown for conservation research. This f...

Fighting a Killer Frog Fungus - Speaking of Chemistry Ep.9

Scientists are racing to stop a relentless, elusive killer... of frogs. The trouble is that the killer fungus, Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis or Bd, fights b...

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832 news items

New York Times

New York Times
Fri, 14 Nov 2014 17:13:10 -0800

FOR the past 25 years we have watched helplessly as a wide range of amphibians around the world have died from a pathogenic fungus, known as Bd (Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis). Now, yet another fungal contagion appears to have been unleashed.

Tech Times

Tech Times
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19:15:00 -0700

Bs, which has likely arrived in Europe via imported amphibians, is a cousin of the Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd), which was responsible for the annihilation of amphibians including frogs, toads and salamanders worldwide over the past few decades ...
News & Observer
Sat, 15 Nov 2014 21:03:45 -0800

Chytridiomycosis (or chytrid, for short – and pronounced “KIT-rid”) is a dangerous infection caused by the fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis found in amphibians including frogs, toads, salamanders and newts. Chytrid has been linked to worldwide ...

National Science Foundation (press release)

National Science Foundation (press release)
Wed, 12 Nov 2014 07:45:00 -0800

Jani and Briggs found that the fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd) drives changes in the frogs' skin microbiomes during disease outbreaks in four populations of the Sierra Nevada yellow-legged frog (Rana sierrae). Chytridiomycosis, an infectious ...

Cornell Chronicle

Cornell Chronicle
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:00:00 -0700

B. salamandrivorans is a sister fungus to another pathogen, Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd), which has infected more than 350 species globally, leading to large declines of frogs, and has caused extinctions of a number of frog populations since the ...

Science 2.0

Futurity: Research News
Tue, 11 Nov 2014 07:22:30 -0800

A new study, published in the early edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, shows that the chytrid fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd) appears to drive dramatic changes in symbiotic bacterial communities during natural ...

BioInform (blog)

BioInform (blog)
Tue, 11 Nov 2014 08:43:25 -0800

... California, Santa Barbara, used 16S ribosomal RNA sequencing and other methods to track changes in the endangered yellow-legged frog's skin microbiome following infection with the pathogen Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis, a so-called chytrid fungus.


Fri, 31 Oct 2014 05:35:02 -0700

Bárhol éljenek is a világon, a szalamandrák életét egy új, kelet-ázsiai eredetű gombafaj fenyegeti. Annyiban új, hogy a kétéltűeket világszerte évek óta gyilkoló Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis gombafaj mutációjáról van szó. A Batrachochytrium ...

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