Publications that highlight the importance of fungal infections
"Could a damp bathroom be making you ill? Experts warn fungi could be wrecking our health - and many have stopped responding to drugs"
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Erwig, LE and Gow, NAR (2016) Interactions of fungal pathogens with phagocytes. Nat Rev Micro 14, 163 - 176
FEMS Yeast Research
Themeatic Issue: The Dark Side of Yeast Biology, Editoral Professor Carol Munro
Features a perspective piece by Judy Berman on genome plasticity as well as several mini-reviews that cover a range of fungal pathogens. Authors include: Christophe d’Enfert, Ana Traven, Robin May, Gordon Ramage, Leila Lopes-Bezerra, Ken Haynes, Andrew Limper as well as our very own: Aaron Crawford and Duncan Wilson.
To download please visit: http://femsyr.oxfordjournals.org/content/thematic-issue-dark-side-yeast-biology
Bart Jan Kullberg, M.D., Ph.D., and Maiken C. Arendrup, M.D., Ph.D. (2015) Invasive Candidiasis The New England Journal of Medicine 373, 1445 - 1456.
R. Crameri, M. Garbani, C. Rhyner & C. Huitema (2014). Fungi: the neglected allergenic sources. Allergy. 69: 176 - 185. Read full text
Timothy Felton, Peter F. Troke and William W. Hope (2014). Tissue Penetration of Antifungal Agents. Clin. Microbiol. Rev.27(1):68. Read the full text
WMA Statement on Fungal Disease Diagnosis and Management: To read the statement Adopted by the 64th WMA General Assembly, Fortaleza, Brazil, October 2013, visit http://www.wma.net/en/30publications/10policies/f12/index.html
Head, M.G., Fitchett, J.R., Cooke, M.K., Wurie, F. B., Hayward, A. C., Atun, R. (2012) UK Investments in global infectious disease research 1997-2010:a case study. Lancet Infectious Disease.
Casadevall, A.(2012) Fungi and the Rise of Mammals. PLoS Pathog. 8, 1-3.
Brown, G D., Denning, D W., Gow, NAR., Levitz, SM., Netea, MG., and White, TC. (2012) Hidden Killers: Human Fungal Infections. Science Translational Medicine. 4, 165. Read the full text