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Coffee Fungus Raising Prices For High-End Blends

The U.S. government is stepping up efforts to help Central American farmers fight a devastating coffee disease — and hold down the price of your morning cup.


NIH researchers conduct first genomic survey of human skin fungal diversity. (AFP PHOTO/Peter PARKS)

Researchers Survey Diverse Fungi Living On The Surface Of Human Skin

A skin fungus study found a diverse range of more than 80 fungal types living a microscopic life on the surface of human skin.