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Iowa State University adjunct assistant professor of agronomy Walter Suza.
11.18.2019

Dwindling tropical rainforests mean lost medicines yet to be discovered in their plants

By The Conversation

As fires continue to burn in the Amazon, most concern has centered on the drop in global oxygen production should swaths of the forests disappear. But Iowa State University adjunct assistant professor of agronomy Walter Suza asserts that of equal importance is the loss of potential medicines that are plentiful in forests and have not yet been discovered.