Cynthia Carey, Ph.D.
Department of Integrative Physiology
University of Colorado
Boulder, CO 80309-0354
Physiological and behavioral adaptations of animals to harsh environments, such as deserts, high altitudes, and cold climates.
World-wide declines in amphibian populations. These studies include the interaction of pathogens and amphibian immune systems and the possible interaction of co-factors, such as UVB, climate change, heavy metals, and pH, on the success of pathogens in killing amphibians.