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Dangerous Fungus – Cryptococcus gattii – Now Endemic in Pacific Northwest: CDC – The emerging fungal infection can be deadly, but many mild cases may go unnoticed, expert says

“Infectious disease expert Dr. Marc Siegel, an associate professor of medicine at New York University, said while the number of infections is small, C. gattii is an emerging infection that needs to be taken seriously.” “We never know which emerging … Continue reading

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Deadly new airborne fungus – Video

  Deadly new airborne fungus – Video New Strain of Virulent Airborne Fungi, Unique to Oregon, Is Set to Spread – “This novel fungus is worrisome because it appears to be a threat to otherwise healthy people” Journal Reference: 1.Edmond J. … Continue reading

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New Strain of Virulent Airborne Fungi, Unique to Oregon, Is Set to Spread – “This novel fungus is worrisome because it appears to be a threat to otherwise healthy people”

Journal Reference: 1.Edmond J. Byrnes, Wenjun Li, Yonathan Lewit, Hansong Ma, Kerstin Voelz, Ping Ren, Dee A. Carter, Vishnu Chaturvedi, Robert J. Bildfell, Robin C. May, Joseph Heitman. Emergence and Pathogenicity of Highly Virulent Cryptococcus gattii Genotypes in the Northwest … Continue reading

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