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Bacterial

Laser-induced vapor nanobubbles: a new local hotspot in the anti-biofilm landscape?

E. coli created with world’s first synthetic and redesigned genome

Infographic: Antibiotic resistance & us

Clostridium Difficile Infection

Could common painkillers promote C. 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

E. Coli

E. coli created with world’s first synthetic and redesigned genome

What impact do microbiome metabolites have on EHEC infections?

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

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

ECCMID19: Suvratoxumab completes Phase II for treatment of Staphylococcus aureus in the New Drugs 4 Bad Bugs program

ECCMID19: Mortality rate in bloodstream infections varies hugely depending on the causative organism

Micromotor formulation shows promise for oral vaccination

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

The milestones in tuberculosis

ECDC report 30 people are diagnosed with tuberculosis every hour

The UN High Level Meeting (UNHLM) on tuberculosis (TB) – a potential turning point to end the world’s leading infectious killer

Fungal

Oral antifungal linked to higher rates of miscarriage

Can Candida albicans cross the blood–brain barrier?

Monoclonal anti-Candida antibodies could protect against infection

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

Can Candida albicans cross the blood–brain barrier?

Monoclonal anti-Candida antibodies could protect against infection

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

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

RTS,S vaccine to enter Phase IV trials in Malawi, Kenya and Ghana

ECCMID19: 1 million new malaria cases estimated in Venezuela in 2018

Experimental antimalarial shows promise in human challenge study

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

RTS,S vaccine to enter Phase IV trials in Malawi, Kenya and Ghana

ECCMID19: 1 million new malaria cases estimated in Venezuela in 2018

Experimental antimalarial shows promise in human challenge study

Neglected Tropical Diseases

Diagnostics for human schistosomiasis: the way forward

Visceral leishmaniasis reported to be on the rise in Brazil

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

Protozoan Infections

RTS,S vaccine to enter Phase IV trials in Malawi, Kenya and Ghana

ECCMID19: 1 million new malaria cases estimated in Venezuela in 2018

Experimental antimalarial shows promise in human challenge study

Viral

Slow-release delivery strategies provide better immunity for HIV vaccine

A peek behind the paper – Connor Bamford on hepatitis C and comparative genomics

Who should take the lead in prescribing PrEP?

Hepatitis

A peek behind the paper – Connor Bamford on hepatitis C and comparative genomics

A peek behind the paper – Bryan Tolentino on HIV and hepatitis C coinfection

CROI 2019: key news stories

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?