Climate change influences on marine infectious diseases: implications for management and society.

  title={Climate change influences on marine infectious diseases: implications for management and society.},
  author={Colleen A. Burge and C. Mark Eakin and Carolyn S. Friedman and Brett Froelich and Paul K Hershberger and Eileen E. Hofmann and Laura E. Petes and Katherine C Prager and Ernesto Weil and Bette L. Willis and Susan E. Ford and C. Drew Harvell},
  journal={Annual review of marine science},
Infectious diseases are common in marine environments, but the effects of a changing climate on marine pathogens are not well understood. Here we review current knowledge about how the climate drives host-pathogen interactions and infectious disease outbreaks. Climate-related impacts on marine diseases are being documented in corals, shellfish, finfish, and humans; these impacts are less clearly linked for other organisms. Oceans and people are inextricably linked, and marine diseases can both… 

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