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Fungal infections drug could treat life-threatening conditions | Health ... - Express.co.uk



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Fungal infections drug could treat life-threatening conditions | Health ... 
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AN ANTIFUNGAL drug could be developed to treat life-threatening fungal infections, that cause coughing up blood.

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Researchers engineer molecules to fight fungal infections - Yale Daily News (blog)



Researchers engineer molecules to fight fungal infections 
Yale Daily News (blog)
A team of Yale scientists led by postdoctoral associate Egor Chirkin and research scientist Viswanathan Muthusamy has created a new method to combat fungal diseases by guiding human T-cells to fungal pathogens. ?This lab has been focused on recruiting ...

 


A step towards a new drug to treat fungal infections that kill 1.6 ... - Medical Xpress



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A step towards a new drug to treat fungal infections that kill 1.6 ... 
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A team from Sydney's Westmead Institute for Medical Research is a step closer to developing a drug to treat life-threatening fungal infections that cause more ...

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Fungal infection warning: FUNGUS kills more people than malaria a year - Express.co.uk



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Fungal infection warning: FUNGUS kills more people than malaria a year 
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Fungal infections occur when fungus takes over an area of the body and the immune system is unable to fight it off. Types include athlete's foot, yeast infection, jock itch and ringworm. People are more likely to suffer if they have a weakened immune ...

 


6 fungal infections you need to be aware of - Health24



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6 fungal infections you need to be aware of 
Health24
In addition, corticosteroids, immunosuppressants and prolonged courses of antibiotics can also make the body more susceptible to fungal infections. According to Human Diseases Forum and Conditions, fungi can cause anything from minor skin conditions to ...

 


Your Gross Workout Clothes Are Putting Your Penis at Risk - Men's Health



Men's Health
 
Your Gross Workout Clothes Are Putting Your Penis at Risk 
Men's Health
Chilling in your sweaty gym wear for too long after your workout can lead to a host of skin and bacterial conditions, including yeast infections. Yup ? men can get yeast infections, too. In fact, balanitis, or inflammation of the head of the penis, is ...

 


Sockless Trend Sparks Fungal Epidemic Among Young Men ... - LADbible



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Sockless Trend Sparks Fungal Epidemic Among Young Men ... 
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Come on now, it's probably time to put some socks on.

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Clues to the innate drug resistance of a cocoa-fermenting pathogen - Phys.Org



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Clues to the innate drug resistance of a cocoa-fermenting pathogen 
Phys.Org
This yeast is naturally resistant to fluconazole, a first-line antifungal that's vital not just for treating many fungal infections but also for preventing them in susceptible populations. In the September issue of G3, Cuomo et al. unveil the first ...

 


Fungal infections on rise in city - Pakistan Today



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Fungal infections on rise in city 
Pakistan Today
KARACHI: Eminent Skin Specialist Dr Iqbal Nabi Soomro on Wednesday said that fungal infection cases are on the rise in Karachi due to lack of immunity, poor personal hygiene and improper use of drugs. Talking to PPI, Dr Nabi, who is also director of ...

 


Gut fungi might be linked to obesity and inflammatory bowel disorders - Science News



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Gut fungi might be linked to obesity and inflammatory bowel disorders 
Science News
C. albicans is an organism that causes many yeast infections. Gale's team also discovered that relationships between bacteria and fungi changed when mice's diets were changed. Her team can't yet show a direct connection between the composition of gut ...