Antibiotics Can Lead to Life-Threatening Fungal Infection Because of Disruption to the Gut’s Immune System

[ad_1] Hospital patients that are prescribed antibiotics are more likely to get fungal infections because of disruption to the immune system in the gut. Immune-boosting drugs could reduce the health risks from complex infections. Patients prescribed antibiotics in the hospital are more likely to get fungal infections because of disruption to the immune system in […]

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Scientists Discover Protein in Fungus That Allows It To Bypass Plant Defenses

[ad_1] A newly discovered protein helps the fungus that causes white mold stem rot in sunflowers and more than 600 other plant species bypass plants’ defenses. Credit: ARS-USDA A protein that permits the fungus that causes white mold stem rot in over 600 plant species to overcome plant defenses has been identified by scientists from […]

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