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Report: Climate change may be to blame for fungal infection

chinadaily.com.cn | Updated: 2023-02-03 09:35

Deadly fungal infections are spreading across the US, and scientists said climate change may be to blame. Valley fever, an infection caused by coccidioides, a fungus that mostly founded in Southwest — warm and dry environments, now have cropped up in other parts of the country. Histoplasma infections, once common only in the Midwest, have been found in 94 percent of states.

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