South Indian frog oozes molecule that inexplicably decimates flu viruses

Enlarge / Hydrophylax bahuvistara From the slimy backs of a South Indian frog comes a new way to blast influenza viruses. A compound in the frog’s mucus—long known to have … Continue reading South Indian frog oozes molecule that inexplicably decimates flu viruses

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Frogs Fit on a Fingertip: Tiny New Species Discovered in India

Vijayan’s night frog (Nyctibatrachus pulivijayani) is a miniature frog from the Agasthyamala hills in the Western Ghats, India. Credit: SD Biju Some of the smallest known frogs were recently discovered … Continue reading Frogs Fit on a Fingertip: Tiny New Species Discovered in India