Sunscreens Cause Coral Bleaching by Promoting Viral Infections
Kelly McGowan

Coral reefs are among the most biologically productive and diverse ecosystems in the world, representing hot spots of marine biodiversity, and directly sustaining half a billion people ( Moberg and Folke 1999; Wilkinson 2004). Approximately 60% of coral reefs are currently threatened by several natural and anthropogenic impacts ( Hughes et al.