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Bacterial

Novel antibiotic resistance genes discovered

UK’s Chief Medical Officer advocates “power of the people” for tackling antimicrobial resistance

Biocompatible nickel-prussian blue@silver nanocomposites show potent antibacterial activities

Clostridium Difficile Infection

Is the world going to run out of antibiotics?

Are cases of recurrent Clostridium difficile infection on the rise in the United States?

ECCMID17: DNA fingerprinting suggests food may be a source of C. difficile

E. Coli

Biocompatible nickel-prussian blue@silver nanocomposites show potent antibacterial activities

About AMR: Antimicrobial drug selection has a ripple effect on multidrug-resistant infections

Key causes of deadly diarrheal diseases identified

H. Pylori

Direct detection of Helicobacter pylori in biopsy specimens using a high-throughput multiple genetic detection system

MRSA

Statin use potentially reduces risk of bacterial bloodstream infection

About AMR: Antimicrobial drug selection has a ripple effect on multidrug-resistant infections

Staphylococcus epidermidis: a major player in bacterial sepsis?

Salmonella

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

Infographic: Travel medicine

How can nanosensors detect bacterial contamination before it ever reaches the dinner table?

Tuberculosis

Is the world going to run out of antibiotics?

Using Xpert MTB/RIF® to diagnose TB – is progress being made?

The importance of epidemiology – an interview with Rebecca Prevots

Fungal

Novel antifungal presents opportunities for treating aspergillosis

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

Cryptococcal meningitis – taking a closer look at treatment

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

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

Drug-resistant Candida auris spreading in UK hospitals

Candida auris – an emerging threat?

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

Conference report – 19th RSC / SCI Medicinal Chemistry Symposium

Conference report – British Society for Parasitology Autumn Symposium

Dietary alterations could impact the odds of Plasmodium infection and disease

Helminthic Infections

Conference report – British Society for Parasitology Autumn Symposium

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

Anthelmintic drug development: an evolving landscape in the face of evolving resistance

Malaria

Dietary alterations could impact the odds of Plasmodium infection and disease

Multi-drug resistant malaria lineage spreads to Vietnam

Intergenerational immune interactions: Malaria and maternal microchimerism

Neglected Tropical Diseases

Conference report – 19th RSC / SCI Medicinal Chemistry Symposium

Conference report – British Society for Parasitology Autumn Symposium

Human African trypanosomiasis – current treatments and the drug pipeline

Protozoan Infections

Multi-drug resistant malaria lineage spreads to Vietnam

Human African trypanosomiasis – current treatments and the drug pipeline

Intergenerational immune interactions: Malaria and maternal microchimerism

Viral

UNISEC: Towards a universal flu vaccine – an interview with Ed Schmidt

Ebola vaccine demonstrates promising safety and immunogenicity profiles

US Olympians at Rio 2016 were not infected with Zika

Hepatitis

Infographic: Travel medicine

Hepatitis B pre-genome RNA may promote nucleocapsid assembly

Modeling in hepatitis – still a long way to go

Herpes

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

Varicella zoster virus tissue tropism – a target in vaccine development