Virtual Issue: Fungal pathogens and Cystic Fibrosis
Cystic fibrosis (CF) is an inherited genetic defect, which stems from a mutation in the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR) and
Karl V. Clemons, PhD
Editor in Chief
Chronic Aspergillus fumigatus colonization of the pediatric cystic fibrosis airway is common and may be associated with a more rapid decline in lung function
Rosalind V. Saunders, Deborah E. Modha, Alison Claydon, and Erol A. Gaillard
Aspergillus tubingensis: a major filamentous fungus found in the airways of patients with lung disease
Magali Gautier, Anne-Cécile Normand, Coralie L'Ollivier, Carole Cassagne, et. al
Fungal epidemiology and diversity in cystic fibrosis patients over a 5-year period in a national reference center
S. Ziesing, S. Suerbaum, and L. Sedlacek
Bronchiectasis and Aspergillus: How are they linked?
Anthony De Soyza and Stefano
Aspergillus fumigatus enhances elastase production in Pseudomonas
Karen Smith, Ranjith Rajendran, Stephen Kerr, David F.
Routine processing procedures for isolating filamentous fungi from respiratory sputum samples may underestimate fungal prevalence
Catherine H. Pashley, Abbie Fairs, Joseph P. Morley, Shreeya Tailor, et. al
Clinical associations and prevalence of Scedosporium spp. in Australian cystic fibrosis patients: identification of novel risk factors?
Christopher C. Blyth, Peter G. Middleton, Azian Harun, Tania C. Sorrell, et. al
Characteristics and consequences of airway colonization by filamentous fungi in 201 adult patients with cystic fibrosis in France
André Paugam, Marie-Thérèse Baixench, Nadine Demazes-Dufeu, Pierre-Régis Burgel, et. al
Occurrence and relevance of filamentous fungi in respiratory secretions of patients with cystic fibrosis — a review