Journal article

Invader immunology: invasion history alters immune system function in cane toads (Rhinella marina) in tropical Australia

Gregory P Brown, Benjamin L Phillips, Sylvain Dubey, Richard Shine

Ecology Letters | WILEY-BLACKWELL | Published : 2015

University of Melbourne Researchers

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Funding Acknowledgements

We thank Mary Mendonca for her instructive visit to the University of Sydney Tropical Ecology Research Facility to demonstrate immunoassays under field conditions. We thank Nilu Somaweera and Michelle Franklin for help in rearing toads, and Cheryl Day for running corticosterone EIA kits. The Northern Territory Land Corporation provided facilities. The University of Sydney Animal Ethics Committee gave approvals for the work, and funding was provided by the Australian Research Council.