Domesticated Rabbits Are Becoming Dumped In The Wild In Collier County

Studies have revealed that Australian rabbits have gained new mutations in genes involved in the very first line of illness defense, recognized as innate immunity. In the early 1900s, researchers in Brazil provided Australia a solution. They had found the myxoma virus in a species of cottontail rabbit native to South America. The virus, spread by mosquitoes and fleas, triggered tiny harm to the animals. But when the scientists infected…Read More