More species means less disease

More species means less disease

March 17th, 2011 | News

Conserving biodiversity while reducing contact with humans can limit the spread of pathogens An article from naturenews by Natasha Gilbert Biodiversity protects ecosystems against infectious diseases, researchers have concluded. The finding suggests that loss of species from an environment could have dangerous consequences for the spread and incidence of infections, including those that affect humans. […]

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