Big news for bats: White-nose syndrome (WNS) fungal pathogen susceptible to UV light

New research shows evidence of the deadly fungal pathogen Pseudogymnoascus destructans as highly sensitive to UV light. We encourage all of our colleagues, friends, and fellow researchers to read the new publication available here from the press release: https://www.nrs.fs.fed.us/pubs/55557

Citation: 

Palmer, Jonathan M.; Drees, Kevin P.; Foster, Jeffrey T.; Lindner, Daniel L. 2018. Extreme sensitivity to ultraviolet light in the fungal pathogen causing white-nose syndrome of bats. Nature Communications. 9(1): e00148-. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-017-02441-z.