LIVING WITH IT WORKING WITH IT TREATING IT
Fungal infections are an integral part of Infectious Diseases but they are increasingly seen in all specialities.
Immunodiffusion technique to test for serum antibodies in patients - describes how to set up a test for the presence of antibodies in serum which are specific to various fungal pathogens.
Professor Denning talks about GAFFI at the London launch of the foundation, in the House of Commons. GAFFI is the global action fund for fighting fungal infections.
This a longer (3.52) version of a film produced by GAFFI, ,Global Action Fund for Fungal Infections (gaffi.org) to highlight the dangers of fungal Infections worldwide and a call for more research and access to anti-fungal medicines and testing.
Promotional video for the work of GAFFI
21-year-old medical student Jo Armstead has made a major discovery, which will help doctors better able to diagnose and treat patients with Cystic Fibrosis (CF).
Talk by Gilbert Massard - at the Aspergillosis for Patients meeting in Rome, Feb 3rd 2010
Talk by David Andes - at the Aspergillosis for Patients meeting in Rome, Feb 3rd 2010.
Talk by Brahm Segal - at the Aspergillosis for Patients meeting in Rome, Feb 3rd, 2010.
Talk by Russell Lewis - at the Aspergillosis for Patients meeting in Rome, Feb 3rd, 2010.
An introduction to this meeting by Dr Geoffrey Scott, Consultant Microbiologist.
Talk by Rick Moss - at the Aspergillosis for Patients meeting in Rome, Feb 3rd, 2010.
Opening of the UK's first National Centre for Aspergillosis was marked by a series of short talks from Doctors, Scientists and Patients.
Informal recording of a meeting for patients. By Philip Langridge Aspergillosis Specialist Physiotherapist.
Simple steps for patients to loosen phlegm in the lungs and easily produce sputum samples for testing in the clinic. Designed for aspergillosis patients or any patients with respiratory illnesses.
A double lung transplant has been carried out on a young cystic fibrosis patient, who had more than 10 aspergillomas in her lung. Clip shown on BBC North West news shows an interview with Becky and Prof Denning.
Talk by David Denning - at the Aspergillosis for Patients meeting in Rome, Feb 3rd, 2010.
Talk by Malcolm Richardson - at the Aspergillosis for Patients meeting in Rome, Feb 3rd, 2010, with specific references to aspergillus.
Sources of aspergillus and how can I clean up at home? By Professor Malcolm Richardson
This patient had severe kyphoscoliosis as a child with insertion of spinal rods in early adulthood. She is a life-long non-smoker.
Short history from patient's wife. Brief history and experiences of attending National Aspergillosis Centre