THE BURDEN OF FUNGAL DISEASE: NEW EVIDENCE TO SHOW THE SCALE OF THE PROBLEM ACROSS THE GLOBE

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Estimates never before attempted show the number of people affected by serious fungal diseases in 14 of the worst affected countries across the globe have just been published *. Experts believe they give a stark reminder of the huge disconnect between the lack of fungal public health programs worldwide and the wealth of scientific research… Read more »

Fight back against fungal infections started in Lagos today

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At the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, a high level course on fungal diseases started today. With over 17 million Nigerians affected by serious fungal infections, and tens of thousands of deaths, better diagnostics are the cornerstone of improved care. The course focuses on modern diagnostics that need to be incorporated into routine care in Nigeria…. Read more »