Tag: "cryptococcosis" at biology news
New recommendations against a major opportunistic infection -- cryptococcosis
...cted research in France on patients diagnosed with cryptococcosis
which ranks second among fatal opportunistic infec... by a microscopic fungus, Cryptococcus neoformans, cryptococcosis
affects immunosuppressed individuals, most of whom are infected by HIV, but who also suffer from oth...
Scientists decipher genome of fungus that can cause life-threatening infections
...fatal brain inflammation."In developing countries, cryptococcosis
has emerged as one of the mostcommon opportunistic infections, and a leading cause of meningitis andbloodstream infection," says Joseph Heitman, a senior communitycollaborator on the project who is James B. Duke Professor of MolecularGenetics and Mic...