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Gatorade for Frogs
Electrolyte Replacement Therapy May Save Frogs from Fungus


By: Katie Cordrey (Rockstar) Oct 31, 09
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The chytrid fungus has been taking a heavy toll on frog populations in recent years. The fungus kills frogs because it impairs absorption of electrolytes through the skin. While there is no cure, an orally ingested electrolyte replacement, Gatorade for frogs, might delay the disease.



Source: cryptozoologynews.blogspot
Readmore: newscientist



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