Latest Pneumocystis pneumonia Stories
Scientists have sequenced the genome of the fungus Pneumocystis jirovecii, an advancement that could help identify new targets for drugs to treat and prevent Pneumocystis pneumonia, a common and often deadly infection in immunocompromised patients.
The American Thoracic Society has released a new official clinical policy statement on the treatment of fungal infections in adult pulmonary and critical care patients.
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Myconostica, a UK-based medical diagnostic company, has launched a new test to assist medical and scientific professionals identify the two most common causes of fungal pneumonia.
By Wuyts, Wim A Thomeer, Michiel; Dupont, Lieven J; Verleden, Geert M To the Editor : The pulmonary perspective by Dr. Collard and colleagues (1) provides an overview of the current understanding about acute exacerbations in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF).
Pneumonia doesn't appear to harm HIV-positive patients any more than those without HIV, according to a new international study conducted in part by the University of Alberta.
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