Congratulations to Dr. Karen Lips, who is co-author of a paper published in the journal Environmental Research Letters

Congratulations to Dr. Karen Lips, who is co-author of a paper published in the journal Environmental Research Letters that links a malaria spike to amphibian die-off in Costa Rica and Panama.

 

The published study makes use of Karen's long-term observations of amphibians and disease in their populations in Costa Rica and Panama that began when was a graduate student in the early 1990s.

 

https://cmns.umd.edu/news-events/features/4985

https://www.grid.news/story/science/2022/09/23/malaria-cases-surged-in-central-america-after-a-fungal-pandemic-wiped-out-frogs/

https://www.wired.com/story/the-fungus-that-killed-frogs-and-led-to-a-surge-in-malaria/