Table 1

Experimental design including sample size for each water frog species, the type of immune reduction, and exposure to B. dendrobatidis zoospores
Treatment regime N N Antimicrobial peptide reduced Microbe reduced Bd exposed
P. lessonae P. esculentus
1 5 3 * * -
2 10 5 +
3 12 2 * +
4 8 7 * +
5 14 1 * * +

Treatments began before species determination, therefore, sample sizes vary. * indicates immune reduction treatment.

Woodhams et al.

Woodhams et al. BMC Veterinary Research 2012 8:197   doi:10.1186/1746-6148-8-197

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