Drug-Resistant Fungus is Spreading FAST in the US

There are many types of fungi that have developed resistance to antifungal drugs. However, the specific number of resistant fungal species is constantly changing as new strains and mutations emerge. Additionally, the prevalence of drug-resistant fungi can vary depending on…
Peculiar Fungus Shows Pandemic Potential

The yeast known as Candida auris, which can cause long-lasting infections, might soon gather a lot more attention than before. Discovered more than a decade ago after an old Japanese woman had the unpleasant experience of dealing with it, the…
Deadly Drug-Resistant Pathogen Emerged In Canada

A deadly, contagious and drug-resistant pathogen is endangering people, especially those patients who are already ill. The microbe is outlined as a ‘fungal superbug,’ and it is immune to most treatments. The fungus Candida auris (C. auris) has first discovered…