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Biologists Track Cougars Through a Virus

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Biologists Track Cougars Through a Virus

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Biologists Track Cougars Through a Virus

Biologists Track Cougars Through a Virus

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A new study in this week's Science Magazine looks at a cougar population in Western North America that's infected with feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV). By tracking the virus, scientists can track the cats and learn more about their populations.

Guest:

Roman Biek, post-doctoral researcher, Department of Biology, Emory University