Incidence of blastomycosis in Vermont was found to be higher than reported in the states where it's considered endemic.
New estimates suggest 3.75 million deaths annually are linked to invasive fungal infections, of which 2.55 million are directly attributable.
A CDC-led study suggests the 6.5 million topical antifungal prescriptions filled for Medicare Part D beneficiaries in 2021 is a concern amid the emergence of antifungal-resistant skin infections.
Patient blood samples showed signs of persistent immune-system changes believed to be related to long COVID.
New York City dermatologists have noted severe fungal infections, and Argentina reports H5 avian flu in sea lions.
The grant focuses on infections caused by Staphylococcus, including MRSA, and Candida, an invasive fungus that is often drug-resistant.
Quaternary-ammonium disinfectants, which are widely used in US hospitals, were less effective.
A citizen science study suggests at least 40% of antifungal-resistant Aspergillus infections in UK patients are linked to environmental exposure.
The warning comes in the wake of fungal meningitis outbreak among US residents who traveled to Mexico for cosmetic surgery.
The mosquitoes that tested positive were from the same woodland area in Sarasota County, where infections were confirmed in four people.