Amy Robbins

Amy Robbins

Jul 30, 2018

Group 6 Copy 31
1
Please wait...

About This Project

Northern koala populations have declined rapidly in the last two decades and localised extinctions are predicted. Both habitat degradation and chlamydial disease are threats to koala conservation. Like humans and other animals, only some infected koalas develop chlamydial disease and we don't know why. We'll investigate whether habitat quality is a key factor in determining disease progression, and whether a synergistic interaction between these threats is exacerbating declines.

Blast off!

Browse Other Projects on Experiment

Related Projects

Development of non-invasive diagnostics for endotheliotropic herpesvirus in free-ranging Asian elephants

Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus hemorrhagic disease (EEHV-HD) is the leading cause of death of young...

Do you really need more protein if you exercise?

Protein is often thought to be a workout necessity, the essential complement to every gym bag. Missing protein...

Backer Badge Funded