Australia’s biosecurity system is on high alert for alien invaders. Here’s a hit list of eight baddies we believe pose the greatest threat to Australia’s biodiversity.
Dangerous fungal infections are on the rise globally. But we have few drugs that work and no prospect of anti-fungal vaccines any time soon.
Wheat is an important global crop, but new research suggests that fungal toxins have contaminated half of all European wheat produced for food.
Scientists discover why antibiotics make life-threatening fungal infections such as invasive candidiasis more probable.
Aids deaths should be falling faster, but treatable fungal disease is keeping the numbers high.