Patient's fungal infection causes black blobs of mould to grow inside his ear canal
A patient at Hai Duong Hospital near Hanoi, Vietnam, developed an infection from the fungus aspergillus niger, which caused spores of mould to grow in his ear. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fungal Pathogen Genomics
Application deadline - 7 Feb 2019Courses& Workshops (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - October 11, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

Carriers of cystic fibrosis may be at greater risk for allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis
Tue, 10/09/2018 - 11:45News blog (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - October 9, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

Multi-centre cohort study suggests immune stimulating therapies may be useful in the treatment of acute invasive fungal sinusitis (AIFS)
Tue, 10/09/2018 - 11:00News blog (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - October 9, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

6th International Conference on Mycetoma
Date: Thursday, October 4, 2018Year: 2019Location: Khartoum, SudanContent-type: current_conferences (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - October 4, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

Mechanism for pH-dependence of flucytosine against Aspergillus revealed
Tue, 10/02/2018 - 13:50News blog (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - October 2, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

Aspergillus Resistance Emerging in Untreated US Patients Aspergillus Resistance Emerging in Untreated US Patients
Aspergillus fumigatus colonization in patients who did not take antifungal medications suggested exposure to spores resistant from agricultural application of environmental antifungals.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Cohort study of IPA among influenza patients in ICU reports  an overall incidence of 19% and overall mortality of 51%
Cohort study of IPA among influenza patients in ICU reports  an overall incidence of 19% and overall mortality of 51%Mon, 10/01/2018 - 14:30News blog (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - October 1, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

Lung colonisation by Aspergillus fumigatus is controlled by ZNF77 gene variant
Fri, 09/28/2018 - 11:10News blog (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - September 28, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

10 Year evaluation of patients with severe uncontrolled allergic asthma treated with Omalizumab.
Conference abstracts (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - September 27, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Advanced pulmonary sarcoidosis: long-term follow-up of 10 years or more.
Conference abstracts (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - September 27, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Long term sequelae of pulmonary tuberculosis and the factors predicting its development: A clinicoradiological study
Conference abstracts (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - September 27, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Real-life experience of Omalizumab in adult Cystic Fibrosis patients with allergic severe asthma and Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
Conference abstracts (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - September 27, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Effectiveness of itraconazole and systemic steroids in the treatment of ABPA
Conference abstracts (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - September 27, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Diagnosis and treatment of tuberculosis: what place is left for thoracic surgery?
Conference abstracts (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - September 27, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Test could detect patients at risk from lethal fungal spores
(University of Manchester) Scientists at The University of Manchester have discovered a genetic mutation in humans linked to a 17-fold increase in the amount of dangerous fungal spores in the lungs.The study, published in Nature Communications could allow doctors to screen patients at risk from Aspergillus, and could easily be developed into a test. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - September 20, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

7th Global Network Forum on Infection and Immunity Fungal Infectious Diseases
7th Global Network Forum on Infection and Immunity Fungal Infectious DiseasesDate: Thursday, August 30, 2018Year: 2018Location: Chiba University, JapanContent-type: current_conferences (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 30, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Citizen Science: Help Us Test for Antifungal Resistance in the Air at Home & Work
Citizen Science: Help Us Test for Antifungal Resistance in the Air at Home& WorkThu, 08/30/2018 - 08:40News blog (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 30, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Harald von Boehmer Midwinter Conference 2019
Date: Tuesday, August 21, 2018Year: 2019Location: Seefeld, Tirol, AustriaContent-type: current_conferences (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 21, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

Clinical Fellowship in Immunocompromised Host Infectious Diseases
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Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 21, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
Date: Monday, August 13, 2018Year: 2019Location: International Convention Centre, Birmingham, UKContent-type: current_conferences (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 13, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

Antibiotic Resistance and Mechanisms Workshop for Researchers
Date: Monday, August 13, 2018Year: 2018Location: Birmingham, UKContent-type: current_conferences (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 13, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

Better Methods for Clinical Studies in Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology: An ESCMID Hands-on Workshop
Date: Monday, August 13, 2018Year: 2018Location: Seville, SpainContent-type: current_conferences (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 13, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

International Course on Antibiotics and Resistance
Date: Monday, August 13, 2018Year: 2018Location: Les Pensi ères, Annecy, FranceContent-type: current_conferences (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 13, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

Science Funding, looking to the past and changing the future.
Fri, 08/10/2018 - 14:50News blog (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 10, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Mitochondrial fragmentation in Aspergillus hyphae: a new technique to visualise Granulocyte killing activity
Thu, 08/02/2018 - 16:18News blog (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 2, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: MeganB Source Type: news

Emerging and Epizootic Fungal Infections in Animals
2018Post date: Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 15:35Books and theses (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 1, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

International Course Medical Mycology (Nijmegen)
Contents:  The  course  provides  deep  insight  into  fungal  diversity  in  infectious  diseases.  The  main  medically  important  fungi  are  shown  and  discussed and are placed in the phylogeny of the fungal Kingdom. Modern  methods  of  classification  will  be  explained,  as  well  as  the  reasons  of  the  frequent  nomenclatural  changes.  Hands-on  molecular  diagnostic Courses& Workshops (Source: The Aspergil...
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 1, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

3 Associate Editors for Open Forum Infectious Diseases (OFID), IDSA's open access journal
(Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - July 31, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

XI Reuni ón de la Sociedad Española de Medicina Tropical y Salud Internacional
XI Reuni ón de la Sociedad Española de Medicina Tropical y Salud InternacionalDate: Monday, July 30, 2018Year: 2018Location: Seville, SpainContent-type: current_conferences (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - July 30, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

New chair for uk neqas for microbiology steering committee
(Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - July 27, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Onco-Transplant Infectious Diseases Fellowship Position Available
(Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - July 26, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Early diagnosis protocol for invasive FRS reduces mortality rate from 43% to 17% in immunosuppressed patients
Thu, 07/26/2018 - 15:59News blog (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - July 26, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

Senior Consultant, Infectious Diseases
(Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - July 26, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Consultancy
(Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - July 26, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Assistant Professor
(Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - July 26, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

ESCMID/ASM Drug Development to Meet the Challenge of Antimicrobial Resistance
Date: Thursday, July 26, 2018Year: 2018Location: Lisbon, PortugalContent-type: current_conferences (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - July 26, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

Whole genome sequencing of P. brasiliensis isolates of endemic areas in Argentina and Paraguay
Conference abstracts (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - July 24, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

NGS and Aspergillus fumigatus: from the environment to the clinics
Conference abstracts (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - July 24, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

Hair fungal Infection - precise diagnosis and therapeutic effect evaluation by dermoscopy and fluorescent staining
Conference abstracts (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - July 24, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

An alarming epidemic of clinically striking and frequently relapsing steroid-modified dermatophytoses in India - a public health concern
Conference abstracts (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - July 24, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

Insights into new antibiofilm molecules
Conference abstracts (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - July 23, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

Candida auris and non-albicans biofilms
Conference abstracts (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - July 23, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

Status and Surveillance of Azole Resistance in North America
Conference abstracts (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - July 23, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

First report of azole-resistant Aspergillus fumigatus harboring TR34/L98H and M220R in Brazil
Conference abstracts (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - July 23, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

Characterization of growth of lipid-dependent Malassezia yeast species, members of the skin mycobiome
Conference abstracts (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - July 23, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

The overgrowth of Malassezia spp.in canine atopic dermatitis - the reason or the result of disease?
Conference abstracts (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - July 23, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

The human skin microbiome: cause or effect? The role of Malassezia in human skin health and disease
Conference abstracts (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - July 23, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

Analysis of Malassezia microbiota in humans and animals: does it really help us to better understand and control Malassezia-related diseases?
Conference abstracts (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - July 23, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news