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Bacterial

Predatory bacteria: a new therapeutic approach for a post-antibiotic era

PCR-based test developed for diagnosing sepsis

Preventing the spread of infectious diseases: antivirulents versus antibiotics

Clostridium Difficile Infection

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

Inhibition of MRSA and of Clostridium difficile by durancin 61A: synergy with bacteriocins and antibiotics

New study suggests that vancomycin should be the antibiotic of choice for Clostridium difficile infections

E. Coli

ECCMID17: New test could detect colistin resistance in bacteria

Bacteriophages provide promising results against multidrug-resistant E.coli

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

H. Pylori

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

MRSA

Bioinspired antibiotic therapy shows promise against drug-resistant bacteria

Lysibodies – a promising new weapon against drug-resistant bacteria?

Inhibition of MRSA and of Clostridium difficile by durancin 61A: synergy with bacteriocins and antibiotics

Salmonella

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

Host–pathogen interactions: how do pathogens escape the process of autophagy?

WHO publishes list of antibiotic-resistant bacteria most in need of new antibiotics

Tuberculosis

Conference report – nontuberculosis mycobacterial symposium

IDHTalks at the CICH seminar series: Pediatric tuberculosis – why aren’t we winning the fight?

Infographic: Tuberculosis – the story so far and the strategy moving forwards

Fungal

Fungi – antibiotics of the future?

From drug developer to antibiotic hunter – an interview with Mark Blaskovich

New production method could increase the availability of treatment for cryptococcal meningitis

Aspergillosis

Diagnostics and susceptibility testing in Aspergillus

Candidiasis

From drug developer to antibiotic hunter – an interview with Mark Blaskovich

Loss of immune control in HIV-infected patients: how does mucosal candidiasis occur?

Coccidioidomycosis

Coccidioidomycosis – an update on current clinical trials

Cryptococcal Meningitis

From drug developer to antibiotic hunter – an interview with Mark Blaskovich

New production method could increase the availability of treatment for cryptococcal meningitis

The putative autophagy regulator Atg7 affects the physiology and pathogenic mechanisms of Cryptococcus neoformans

Parasitic

Variation in red blood cell receptors may confer malaria resistance

Characterization of oligonucleotide aptamers targeting the 5′-UTR from dengue virus

Synthetic parasites: a successful mucosal nanoparticle vaccine against Toxoplasma congenital infection in mice

Helminthic Infections

Nodding syndrome: pathology and prevention – an interview with Robert Colebunders

Genome-wide miRNAs expression profiles of Schistosoma japonicum schistosomula in response to artesunate

Malaria

Variation in red blood cell receptors may confer malaria resistance

Malaria during pregnancy may alter babies’ risk of later infection

Exploration of thiaheterocyclic hHDAC6 inhibitors as potential antiplasmodial agents

Neglected Tropical Diseases

Characterization of oligonucleotide aptamers targeting the 5′-UTR from dengue virus

Circadian control in sleeping sickness parasite uncovered

New therapeutic targets uncovered for leishmaniasis

Protozoan Infections

Variation in red blood cell receptors may confer malaria resistance

Clinical development of RTS,S/AS malaria vaccine: a systematic review of clinical Phase I–III trials

Video infographic: WHO World Malaria Report 2016 – the facts

Viral

Modeling in hepatitis – still a long way to go

Could Zika virus help us combat brain tumors?

Can a respiratory infection increase the risk of a heart attack?

Hepatitis

Modeling in hepatitis – still a long way to go

IDHTalks from ECCMID17: Researching hepatitis – an interview with William Irving

Infographic: Hepatitis facts and figures

Herpes

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

Varicella zoster virus tissue tropism – a target in vaccine development

Targeting the human TREX complex to prevent herpesvirus replication: what is new?