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Candiadiasis, or Thrush, is a fungal infection caused by a group of yeast. There is a score of Candida species, the commonest of which is Candida albicans. They normally inhabit the surfaces and mucus linings of the human body. This includes mouth, vaginal cavity gastrointestinal tract etc.
Novel antifungal medications urgently needed to control COVID-19-associated fungal infections

Novel antifungal medications urgently needed to control COVID-19-associated fungal infections

Discovery may lead to the development of new systems of antifungal drugs

Discovery may lead to the development of new systems of antifungal drugs

High prevalence of fungal secondary infections among COVID-19 patients

High prevalence of fungal secondary infections among COVID-19 patients

RINVOQ® (upadacitinib) Approved by European Commission as an Oral Treatment for Adults with Active Non-Radiographic Axial Spondyloarthritis

RINVOQ® (upadacitinib) Approved by European Commission as an Oral Treatment for Adults with Active Non-Radiographic Axial Spondyloarthritis

Human gingival epithelial cells become damaged by cannabis smoke condensate

Human gingival epithelial cells become damaged by cannabis smoke condensate

Antibiotics disrupt the immune system in the gut leading to fungal infection

Antibiotics disrupt the immune system in the gut leading to fungal infection

Pain neuron-derived peptide protects mice from endotoxic death by enhancing brain ATP production

Pain neuron-derived peptide protects mice from endotoxic death by enhancing brain ATP production

Researchers identify genes that cause resistance to treatment of Candida glabrata fungus

Researchers identify genes that cause resistance to treatment of Candida glabrata fungus

New color-changing thread in tampons or sanitary napkins helps diagnose vulvovaginal yeast infections

New color-changing thread in tampons or sanitary napkins helps diagnose vulvovaginal yeast infections

Can SARS-CoV-2 still be transmissible once symptoms have subsided?

Can SARS-CoV-2 still be transmissible once symptoms have subsided?

ERC Synergy project explores causes of drug tolerance in intractable fungal infections

ERC Synergy project explores causes of drug tolerance in intractable fungal infections

Hybrid fungus involved in lung infections discovered

Hybrid fungus involved in lung infections discovered

Wasan lab develops novel oral formulation to treat systemic fungal infections

Wasan lab develops novel oral formulation to treat systemic fungal infections

Woman's bladder produces alcohol – a rare medical condition

Woman's bladder produces alcohol – a rare medical condition

Alder bark may be great source of anti-aging and anti-disease natural antioxidants

Alder bark may be great source of anti-aging and anti-disease natural antioxidants

Researchers create new material with antifungal and antitumor properties

Researchers create new material with antifungal and antitumor properties

New compound could take on lethal fungal, bacterial infections in immunocompromised people

New compound could take on lethal fungal, bacterial infections in immunocompromised people

Brazilian plant extract fights Candidiasis

Brazilian plant extract fights Candidiasis

ATS publishes clinical guideline on laboratory diagnosis of fungal infections

ATS publishes clinical guideline on laboratory diagnosis of fungal infections

Starving the fungus could help fight drug-resistant fungal infections

Starving the fungus could help fight drug-resistant fungal infections