Pathogenic yeast’s mechanisms of transmission may be via skin.
Date: June 23, 2019
Source: Healio Infectious Disease News
Excerpt: “Patients colonized with Candida auris carry a high burden of the emerging and often multidrug-resistant fungal pathogen on their skin, suggesting that the natural process of skin shedding among these […]
Drug-resistant diseases cause at least 700,000 deaths globally a year, including 230,000 deaths from multidrug-resistant tuberculosis, according to the report, which was published Monday. In the absence of concerted global action, the authors estimate that up to 10 million people may die annually by 2030 as a result of […]
The rise of Candida Auris embodies a serious and growing public health threat: drug-resistant germs.
Date: April 6, 2019
Source: The New York Times
Excerpt: “The man at Mount Sinai died after […]