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Bacterial

The best of 2017 – an A–Z of infectious diseases research

Single-dose cholera vaccine could help to control outbreaks

The SAFE strategy to eliminate trachoma – new research suggests facial cleanliness can be reliably measured

Clostridium Difficile Infection

World Antibiotic Awareness Week – a quick-fire interview with Jonathan Cooke

Infographic: A summary of the antibacterial agents in clinical development

Is the world going to run out of antibiotics?

E. Coli

About AMR: Limiting antibiotic use not enough to curb resistance reservoirs

Are flies a significant method of bacterial transmission?

New mechanisms of antibiotic resistance discovered in Escherichia coli

H. Pylori

Are flies a significant method of bacterial transmission?

Infographic: A summary of the antibacterial agents in clinical development

New protein target identified for the development of novel antibiotics

MRSA

News from the frontline: MRSA in the Arabian Gulf

Twitter Chat for World Antibiotic Awareness Week #TalkAMR: Storified

Infographic: A summary of the antibacterial agents in clinical development

Salmonella

Infographic: A summary of the antibacterial agents in clinical development

Whole-genome sequencing unveils how African Salmonella evolved its pathogenicity

A novel antimicrobial approach based on the inhibition of zinc uptake in Salmonella enterica

Tuberculosis

Infographic: A summary of the antibacterial agents in clinical development

Tuberculosis targets – are we making progress fast enough?

Is the world going to run out of antibiotics?

Fungal

The best of 2017 – an A–Z of infectious diseases research

γ-irradiation from radiotherapy improves the virulence potential of Candida tropicalis

Regulator of neutrophil's microbe-trapping NETs revealed

Aspergillosis

Novel antifungal presents opportunities for treating aspergillosis

Understanding molecular causes of antifungal resistance in A. fumigatus

From Aspergillus to antifungal resistance – an interview with Cornelia Lass-Flörl

Candidiasis

γ-irradiation from radiotherapy improves the virulence potential of Candida tropicalis

Regulator of neutrophil's microbe-trapping NETs revealed

A new small-molecule KRE2 inhibitor against invasive Candida parapsilosis infection

Coccidioidomycosis

Identification of membrane proteome of Paracoccidioides lutzii and its regulation by zinc

CNS fungal infections

Coccidioidomycosis – an update on current clinical trials

Cryptococcal Meningitis

Cryptococcal meningitis – taking a closer look at treatment

Infographic: Fungal infections – the hidden burden

CNS fungal infections

Parasitic

The best of 2017 – an A–Z of infectious diseases research

The SAFE strategy to eliminate trachoma – new research suggests facial cleanliness can be reliably measured

Discovery of key molecules responsible for immune evasion by Plasmodium falciparum

Helminthic Infections

ISNTD – Female Genital Schistosomiasis: The most neglected gynaecological disease

Conference report – British Society for Parasitology Autumn Symposium

Zoonotic parasites, an underappreciated area? – an interview with Joanne Webster

Malaria

Discovery of key molecules responsible for immune evasion by Plasmodium falciparum

Scientists elicit rare affinity-matured human antibodies protective against malaria

Largest genetic study of Anopheles gambiae highlights spread of insecticide resistance

Neglected Tropical Diseases

The SAFE strategy to eliminate trachoma – new research suggests facial cleanliness can be reliably measured

ISNTD – Female Genital Schistosomiasis: The most neglected gynaecological disease

Conference report – ISNTD Water

Protozoan Infections

Discovery of key molecules responsible for immune evasion by Plasmodium falciparum

Scientists elicit rare affinity-matured human antibodies protective against malaria

Largest genetic study of Anopheles gambiae highlights spread of insecticide resistance

Viral

Could the unfolded protein response induce Zika virus-associated microcephaly?

The best of 2017 – an A–Z of infectious diseases research

Can social media trends predict population vaccinating behavior?

Hepatitis

Infographic: Travel medicine

Hepatitis B pre-genome RNA may promote nucleocapsid assembly

In focus: Hepatitis

Herpes

YTHDF2 protein could help prevent viral infections associated with cancer

HSV-1 enhances the energy metabolism of human umbilical cord mesenchymal stem cells to promote virus infection

Targeting Epstein–Barr virus in multiple sclerosis – an interview with Michael Pender