Aspergillus fumigatus During COPD Exacerbation Aspergillus fumigatus During COPD Exacerbation
A new study examines the clinical features and treatment outcomes of COPD patients with Aspergillus colonization.BMC Pulmonary Medicine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pulmonary Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Mycology Day: Egypt
A " Mycology Day " was held at the Armed Forces College of Medicine in Egypt to celebrate " Fungal Disease Awareness " week held by CDC in August 2017.   This was the first day of its kind in Egypt and photos and information about the event can be foundTuesday, June 12, 2018 - 13:31Updates (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - June 12, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Doctoral Researcher: Microbial Pathogenicity Mechanisms (Mycology Preferred)
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Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - June 12, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Professor of Molecular Medicine of Life-Threatening Infections
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Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - June 12, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Two vacancies for Clinical Fellow vacancies in Infectious Diseases at Wythenshwe Hospital
Mon, 06/11/2018 - 13:19News blog (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - June 11, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

Funding opportunity announcement from The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH).
Link: Funding OpportunityContent-type: links (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - June 7, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Professor (W1 with tenure track to W2) for Molecular Medicine of Life-threatening Infections
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Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - June 7, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Clinical Fellow - Infectious Diseases and Aspergillosis
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Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - June 4, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

Clinical Fellow – Infectious Disease and National Aspergillosis Centre
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Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - May 29, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: ROrritt Source Type: news

Science magazine special issue highlights antifungal resistance
Fri, 05/25/2018 - 14:02News blog (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - May 25, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

Professor in Molecular Medicine for life threatening infections
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Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - May 24, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: ROrritt Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about otomycosis
Otomycosis is a fungal infection in the outer ear canal, usually caused by the Aspergillus fungus. It can be painful, causing inflammation, flaking skin, and ear discharge. Otomycosis usually responds well to antifungal eardrops or creams. Learn about otomycosis here and how it can become chronic. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ear, Nose and Throat Source Type: news

Randomised controlled trial tests azithromycin efficacy for asthma exacerbation
Wed, 05/16/2018 - 15:05News blog (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - May 16, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: ROrritt Source Type: news

Aspergillus Website Privacy Policy
Confidentiality/PrivacyThe Aspergillus Website collects some personal information (e.g. name,  email address) when users register and this information is stored in a secure database. NOTE: This is an insecure way of sending information so be careful to use non-sensitive details that cannot be misused.Post date: 14 May 2018 - 11:48am (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - May 14, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Using proteomics to understand pathogens
(American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology) Recent studies in the journal Molecular& Cellular Proteomics have shed light on pathogenic mechanisms of the sexually-transmitted parasite Trichomonas vaginalis and the HIV-associated opportunistic lung fungus Aspergillus. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 10, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Corticosteroid Use Decreases Voriconazole Concentration
Wed, 05/09/2018 - 13:17News blog (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - May 9, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: ROrritt Source Type: news

Postdoctoral position available at washington university in saint louis
(Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - May 9, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: ROrritt Source Type: news

Online Western Blot training
Link: Lambda UContent-type: links (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - May 8, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

World Asthma Day: Itraconazole is Effective Against Acute-Stage ABPA
Tue, 05/01/2018 - 13:55News blog (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - May 1, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

World Asthma Day: UK Asthma Deaths Rise 20%
Tue, 05/01/2018 - 13:35News blog (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - May 1, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

23rd Congress of the Asian Pacific Society of Respirology
Date: Tuesday, May 1, 2018Year: 2018Location: TaiwanContent-type: current_conferences (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - May 1, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: ROrritt Source Type: news

The 25th Congress of the Asian Pacific Society of Respirology
Date: Tuesday, May 1, 2018Year: 2018Location: Kyoto, JapanContent-type: current_conferences (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - May 1, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: ROrritt Source Type: news

The 39th Annual Meetingof Japan Society of Sarcoidosis and other Granulomatous Disorders
Date: Tuesday, May 1, 2018Year: 2018Location: Pacifico Yokohama, JapanContent-type: current_conferences (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - May 1, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: ROrritt Source Type: news

XXIV World Congress of Asthma
Date: Tuesday, May 1, 2018Year: 2018Location: Tokyo, JapanContent-type: current_conferences (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - May 1, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: ROrritt Source Type: news

3rd Gulf Congress of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases
3rd Gulf Congress of Clinical Microbiology& Infectious DiseasesDate: Friday, April 27, 2018Year: 2018Location: Conrad Hotel, Dubai, UAEContent-type: current_conferences (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - April 27, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: ROrritt Source Type: news

The Fogarty International Centre turns 50
Thu, 04/26/2018 - 00:00News blog (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - April 25, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: ROrritt Source Type: news

37th European Bone and Joint Infection Society Meeting
Date: Tuesday, April 24, 2018Year: 2018Location: Helsinki, FinlandContent-type: current_conferences (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - April 24, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: ROrritt Source Type: news

17th European AIDS Conference
Date: Tuesday, April 24, 2018Year: 2019Location: Basel, SwitzerlandContent-type: current_conferences (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - April 24, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: ROrritt Source Type: news

MedLec, a C-type lectin receptor, has crucial role in response to systemic A. fumigatus infection
Mon, 04/23/2018 - 14:07News blog (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - April 23, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: ROrritt Source Type: news

18th Scientific Meeting: Anti-infective and anti-inflammatory strategies to modulate the CF-microbiome
Date: Monday, April 23, 2018Year: 2018Location: Hotel Badehof near Fulda.Content-type: current_conferences (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - April 23, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: ROrritt Source Type: news

18th Congress of the International Federation of Infection Control
Date: Monday, April 23, 2018Year: 2018Location: Krakow, PolandContent-type: current_conferences (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - April 23, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: ROrritt Source Type: news

16th InFocus meeting, Colombia
Date: Monday, April 23, 2018Year: 2018Location: ColombiaContent-type: current_conferences (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - April 23, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: ROrritt Source Type: news

Patients with non-tuberculous mycobacterium lung disease (NTM-LD) are at greater risk for CPA
Mon, 04/16/2018 - 12:47News blog (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - April 16, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

The health risks of Belgian illicit indoor cannabis plantations - Vanhove W, Cuypers E, Bonneure AJ, Gotink J, Stassen M, Tytgat J, Van Damme P.
We assessed the prevalence of potential health hazards to intervention staff and cannabis growers in Belgian indoor cannabis plantations. Surface mold swab samples were taken at 16 Belgian indoor plantations contained mostly Penicillium sp. and Aspergillus... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Amphotericin B resistance in Aspergillus isolates
Fri, 04/13/2018 - 12:05News blog (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - April 13, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: ROrritt Source Type: news

MRes Infection Biology - University of Manchester
Degree awardedMaster of ResearchDuration1 YearEntry requirementsCourses& Workshops (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - April 10, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: ROrritt Source Type: news

MRes Infection Biology
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Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - April 10, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: ROrritt Source Type: news

10-12 PhD positions in Vienna, Austria
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Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - April 10, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: ROrritt Source Type: news

Activity of Ceragenin CSA-131 against Candida Auris
Published Research Shows Ceragenin CSA-131 ’s Potent Efficacy against Candidaauris, a New Serious Global Health ThreatDUBLIN, OHIO – April 5, 2018 – N8 Medical, LLC today announced a peer-reviewed publication in The Journal ofAntimicrobial Chemotherapy with U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) co-authors of promisingefficacy data regarding the activity of ceragenin CSA-131 against 100 strains of Candida auris (C. auris) collected fromaround the world. (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - April 9, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: ROrritt Source Type: news

Review of CNS fungal infections published in The Lancet Neurology
Thu, 04/05/2018 - 10:22News blog (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - April 5, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: ROrritt Source Type: news

Federation of Infection Societies Conference
Date: Wednesday, April 4, 2018Year: 2018Location: Sage Gateshead - NewcastleContent-type: current_conferences (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - April 4, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: ROrritt Source Type: news

Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma& ImmunologyDate: Wednesday, April 4, 2018Year: 2021Location: San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CAContent-type: current_conferences (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - April 4, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: ROrritt Source Type: news

Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma& ImmunologyDate: Wednesday, April 4, 2018Year: 2020Location: Philadelphia Convention Center, Philadelphia, PAContent-type: current_conferences (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - April 4, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: ROrritt Source Type: news

Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma& ImmunologyDate: Wednesday, April 4, 2018Year: 2019Location: Moscone Center, San Francisco, CAContent-type: current_conferences (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - April 4, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: ROrritt Source Type: news

The 46th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation
Date: Wednesday, April 4, 2018Year: 2020Location: IFEMA, Feria de Madrid Av. Partenon, 5, 28042 MadridContent-type: current_conferences (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - April 4, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: ROrritt Source Type: news

Early Career Research Fellowship - MRC Centre for Medical Mycology
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Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - April 3, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: ROrritt Source Type: news

Antimicrobial Stewardship Research Workshop
BALTIMORE, MARYLANDWorkshop Learning Objectives  Courses& Workshops (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - March 28, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Asperfest 15
Date: Wednesday, March 28, 2018Year: 2018Location: Biology Auditorium, Main Campus, Technion, Haifa, Israel.Content-type: current_conferences (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - March 28, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Microbiology Society Annual Conference 2019
Date: Wednesday, March 28, 2018Year: 2018Location: Belfast Waterfront, UK.Content-type: current_conferences (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - March 28, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

30th Fungal Genetics Conference
Date: Wednesday, March 28, 2018Year: 2019Location: Asilomar Conference Grounds Pacific Grove, CAContent-type: current_conferences (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - March 28, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news