Disseminated coccidioidomycosis in a patient with juvenile idiopathic arthritis receiving infliximab
Coccidioides immitis is a dimorphic fungus endemic to the arid climates of the Southwest United States, Mexico and parts of Central and South America. Human infection occurs...
4 days ago - Pediatric Rheumatology
Are Mushrooms a Fountain of Youth?
Consistently including mushrooms in your dietary plan may offer unique health benefits, including helping to fight aging and prostate cancer. 1 Researchers from Penn State, 2...
23 days ago - Mercola
‘Landmark discovery': C. auris isolated from environment for first time
Researchers isolated Candida auris from a salt marsh and sandy beach in the Andaman Islands, suggesting that before its recognition as a human pathogen, it existed as an...
25 days ago - Healio
Research offers an efficient approach to mine the chemical diversity of endophytic fungi
Endophytic fungi are promising producers of bioactive small molecules. Bioinformatic analysis of the genome of an endophytic fungus Penicillium dangeardii revealed 43...
27 days ago - News Medical
Study: Multidrug-resistant fungus that infests hospitals may have emerged from the wild
C. auris, a drug-resistant fungus that infests hospitals, may have emerged from the wild, says study. Researchers confirmed the presence in the wild of Candida auris, a...
29 days ago - News Medical
Newly discovered enzyme on deadly fungus may be the key to fight fungal infection
Aspergillus fumigatus kills as many people as malaria and tuberculosis, but is less known. It is found "everywhere", for example in the soil or in our compost, but is not...
1 month ago - News Medical
Q&A: Lessons from America's C. auris outbreaks
As cases of Candida auris continue to occur in the United States, facilities are learning what measures are needed to improve their readiness for, and response to, the...
2 monthes ago - Healio
Compound isolated from Moroccan fungus shows promise to fight triple negative breast cancer
A compound isolated from a fungus growing on the roots of a flowering plant in Morocco shows promise as a powerful opponent of aggressive triple negative breast cancer...
2 monthes ago - News Medical
Researchers gain insight into the biological processes of chytrid fungus
Researchers at the University of Massachusetts Amherst have gained new insight into the biological processes of a chytrid fungus responsible for a deadly skin infection...
2 monthes ago - News Medical
Why Is Mold Dangerous?
HealthStatus Why Is Mold Dangerous? One of the problems that homeowners always try to avoid is mold. By the time homeowners spot molds growing either on a wall or ceiling, they...
2 monthes ago - Health Status
The headlines of Master Doctor
Personalized medicines could be manufactured with 3D printing technology
Customized medicines could one day be manufactured to patients' individual needs, with University of East Anglia researchers investigating technology to 3D ‘print' pills.
Minister vetoes $280m loan to Queensland wind farm
Keith Pitt overturned a recommendation from the Northern Australia Infrastructure Fund when he vetoed wind farm funding, but the company says it will push ahead.
Yes, bank dividends are back but let's not party like it's 2019
Banks haven't let the COVID crisis go to waste, taking the opportunity to cut their payout ratios to shareholders happy to grab what they can.
Fiji locks down 400-patient hospital after COVID death
Health authorities are quarantining all patients and staff within the compound until they can determine who had contact with the coronavirus patient.
NSW government cops water policy blow as another setback looms
The upper house has rejected the scheme to license irrigators' extraction during floods while a federal agency has dismissed the government's river plans.
‘There is no time limit': Jack de Belin jury could keep deliberating into...
The jury in the trial of footballers Jack de Belin and Callan Sinclair have signalled they may continue deliberating into next week in order to reach a unanimous verdict on the...
No time to waste as world debates vaccine justice
While nations including Australia debate the details of a temporary waiver of vaccine patents, dangerous variants mutate in raging outbreaks around the world.
Fear of losing employer-sponsored health insurance keeps 1 in 6 workers in...
One out of every six adult workers in the United States are staying in jobs they might otherwise leave out of fear of losing their employer-sponsored health insurance...
Who is Yair Lapid, Israel's would-be prime minister?
The former journalist, popular television host and finance minister has been given a chance to oust Benjamin Netanyahu.
Bright light therapy efficacious for treating bipolar depression
Bright light therapy appeared efficacious as a treatment for bipolar depression, according to a presenter at the American Psychiatric Association's annual meeting. “Light...