Masters ThesisIdentification of cutaneous bacterial species with anti-dermatophyte properties from Rana catesbeiana, the North American bullfrogHernandez, Trang MannyThere is a possibility to eradicate infectious diseases with antibiotics. However, new infectious diseases are continually being identified and some known pathogens are again becoming a threat because of antibiotic resistance. Amphibians mostly live i . . .
Masters ThesisSurber, Lisa L.Research on animal movement patterns and factors that influence these patterns is vital to conservation of endangered species. The California Red-legged frog (Rana draytonii) is a threatened species native to California. Their rapid decline has been l . . .
Masters ThesisIdentification and analysis of bacterial genes known to code for enzymes involved in the synthesis of cyclic lipopeptides and aminopolyol antibioticsZepeda, Rebecka AnnInfectious diseases are one of the world’s leading causes of death, and there is an increasing need for naturally occurring anti‐infectious agents to combat resistant strains of fungi and other pathogens. Numerous studies have demonstrated that metabo . . .