News From the Field
Invasion of the body-snatching fungus
February 22, 2018
This material is available primarily for archival purposes. Telephone numbers or other contact information may be out of date; please see current contact information at media contacts.University of Connecticut researchers recently documented in Nature Scientific Reports, a gory and fascinating relationship between periodical cicadas and a fungus that infects them, hijacks their behavior, and causes a scene straight out of a zombie movie.Full Story
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