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Bacterial

Whole-genome sequencing of Salmonella enterica Serovar Typhi reveals new antimicrobial resistant isolates

Could an insect-derived compound be a new class of antibiotics against Gram-negatives?

Conference Report – 6th Annual “C. Difficile Foundation and Health Expo”

Clostridium Difficile Infection

Conference Report – 6th Annual “C. Difficile Foundation and Health Expo”

Updates on C. difficile: from clinical trials and guidelines – an interview with Yoav Golan

Conference Report – 14th Biennial Congress of the Anaerobe Society of the Americas

E. Coli

Could an insect-derived compound be a new class of antibiotics against Gram-negatives?

E. coli: A helpful bacterium?

Nanoplasmonics used for monitoring biofilm formation

H. Pylori

Organoids: a new model to study infectious diseases?

Infographic: The microbiome and infectious diseases

Are flies a significant method of bacterial transmission?

MRSA

Blocking toxin formation – a treatment for Gram-positive pathogens?

Could antimicrobial photodynamic therapy be used to treat MRSA infected wounds?

ASM Microbe: How do bacteria ‘eat’ bone to sustain invasive infection?

Salmonella

Whole-genome sequencing of Salmonella enterica Serovar Typhi reveals new antimicrobial resistant isolates

Novel models for enteric infections – an interview with the Faherty Lab

Infographic: The burden of foodborne diseases

Tuberculosis

Shorter treatment duration a possibility for pulmonary TB

Highlights of the WHO Global Tuberculosis Report

Tuberculosis care: variation and deficits uncovered in urban India

Fungal

Test your knowledge with #TalkAMR

#TalkFungi – catch up on the Twitter chat for Fungal Awareness Week

Think Fungus: Fungal Disease Awareness Week Twitter Chat #TalkFungi

Aspergillosis

#TalkFungi – catch up on the Twitter chat for Fungal Awareness Week

Novel antifungal presents opportunities for treating aspergillosis

Understanding molecular causes of antifungal resistance in A. fumigatus

Candidiasis

#TalkFungi – catch up on the Twitter chat for Fungal Awareness Week

Update on Candida auris – an interview with Ana Litvintseva

ECCMID18: Multi-use thermometers linked to large UK Candida auris outbreak

Coccidioidomycosis

#TalkFungi – catch up on the Twitter chat for Fungal Awareness Week

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

CNS fungal infections

Cryptococcal Meningitis

#TalkFungi – catch up on the Twitter chat for Fungal Awareness Week

Cryptococcal meningitis – taking a closer look at treatment

Infographic: Fungal infections – the hidden burden

Parasitic

WHO World Malaria Report 2018: launch of country-led response to put control efforts back on track

Could malaria be detected by sniffer dogs?

Recent advances and an update on gastrointestinal infections

Helminthic Infections

Conference report – London Centre for Neglected Tropical Disease Research Anniversary Event

ISNTD – Female Genital Schistosomiasis: The most neglected gynaecological disease

Conference report – British Society for Parasitology Autumn Symposium

Malaria

WHO World Malaria Report 2018: launch of country-led response to put control efforts back on track

Could malaria be detected by sniffer dogs?

CRISPR–Cas9 gene drive used to collapse malaria-carrying mosquito populations

Neglected Tropical Diseases

Visceral leishmaniasis reported to be on the rise in Brazil

From TB to leprosy: financial model reveals where pipelines and investments might fall short

7-year trial discovers ocular chlamydia infection rebounds after azithromycin cessation

Protozoan Infections

WHO World Malaria Report 2018: launch of country-led response to put control efforts back on track

CRISPR–Cas9 gene drive used to collapse malaria-carrying mosquito populations

Genomics in malaria – an interview with Dyann Wirth

Viral

Vaccinia virus hijacks host cell motility to aid spread

Influenza: a promising universal llama-derived antibody therapy

FDA grants priority review for controversial dengue vaccine, Dengvaxia

Hepatitis

IDWeek: Opioid-using youth could miss out on hepatitis C screening and treatment

Hepatitis C-infected kidneys safe for transplantation

What can MinION sequencing uncover about hepatitis B virus?

Herpes

HR-HPV oral infection rates in England are lower than expected

A peek behind the paper – Lynn Enquist on the lifecycle of alpha herpesvirus

Do viruses play a role in Alzheimer's disease?