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Human Pathogen Shown to Cause Disease in the Threatened Eklhorn Coral Acropora palmata

  • Kathryn Patterson Sutherland mail,

    kpsutherland@rollins.edu

    Affiliation: Department of Biology, Rollins College, Winter Park, Florida, United States of America

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  • Sameera Shaban,

    Affiliation: Department of Biology, Rollins College, Winter Park, Florida, United States of America

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  • Jessica L. Joyner,

    Affiliation: Odum School of Ecology and Department of Environmental Health Science, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, United States of America

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  • James W. Porter,

    Affiliation: Odum School of Ecology, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Erin K. Lipp

    Affiliation: Department of Environmental Health Science, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Published: August 17, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0023468

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Media Coverage of This Article

Posted by PLoS_ONE_Group on 26 Aug 2011 at 12:41 GMT

The following articles represent some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: TIME Blog
Title: “How a Microbe in Humans Is Killing Coral - Ecocentric - TIME.com”
http://ecocentric.blogs.t...

Publication: Montreal Gazette
Title: “Human sewage killing coral species, researchers say”
http://www.montrealgazett...

Publication: Discover Magazine
Title: “Bacteria From Human Feces is Behind Deadly Disease in Coral | 80beats | Discover Magazine”
http://blogs.discovermaga...

The details of the press release for this paper can be found below:

Publication: Press Release
Title: “Human pathogen killing corals in the Florida Keys”
http://www.eurekalert.org...

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RE: Media Coverage of This Article

PLoS_ONE_Group replied to PLoS_ONE_Group on 02 Sep 2011 at 15:35 GMT

Further media coverage of this article is listed below:

Publication: Our Amazing Planet
Title: “Surprise Coral Killer Hits Florida: Extreme Cold Ç€ Florida Coral Reefs & Coral Bleaching | Our Amazing Planet”
http://www.ouramazingplan...

Publication: Discover Magazine
Title: “Disease from human sewage is killing Caribbean corals | Not Exactly Rocket Science | Discover Magazine”
http://blogs.discovermaga...

Publication: VOA News
Title: “Human Waste Killing Caribbean Coral”
http://www.voanews.com/en...

Publication: Scope
Title: “Bacteria: The new pirates of the Caribbean? - Scope - medical blog - Stanford University School of Medicine”
http://scopeblog.stanford...

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RE: RE: Media Coverage of This Article

PLoS_ONE_Group replied to PLoS_ONE_Group on 14 Oct 2011 at 18:32 GMT

The following article represents some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: TreeHugger
Title: “Human Waste Dumped into Oceans Harms Coral, New Study Reveals : TreeHugger”
http://www.treehugger.com...

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