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Professor Carolina Pohl-Albertyn, NRF SARChI Research Chair in Pathogenic Yeast.
Ignored fungal infections kill more people annually than HIV and malaria combinedArticle

Recently published estimates put the burden of disease due to fungal infection in South Africa at more than 3 million cases per year. These figures are especially shocking given that prior to 1980, fungal infections were not a major health problem...

Carolina Pohl-Albertyn, Issued by University of the Free State 10 Sep 2020

Stress and the link to vaginal healthArticle

Research shows that stress may affect a woman's feminine hygiene, making her more prone to vaginal infections [i], including bacterial vaginosis (BV), an infection that affects as many as 25% of all women 1.

19 Jul 2010

Can biologic drugs tackle antibiotic resistance?Article

The increase in resistance to and toxicity associated with some conventional antibiotics means that antibody-based products can represent a novel approach to the treatment and prevention of infections.

Mansi Shah 15 May 2008

Industry news: Pfizer tops global list as largest corporate donorArticle

For the third year in a row, Pfizer, the leading global pharmaceutical company, has been listed as the largest corporate donor in a survey conducted by The Chronicle of Philanthropy, a publication for non-profit organisations.

Issued by Magna Carta 12 Dec 2007

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