The Fungal Infection Trust has been supporting research directly or indirectly through its LIFE program. The many papers published as a result of the FITs support since 2003 are listed below by year.

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Publications supported by the Fungal Infection Trust 2020

Furukawa T, van Rhijn N, Fraczek M, Gsaller F, Davies E, Carr P, Gago S, Fortune-Grant R, Rahman S, Gilsenan JM, Houlder E, Kowalski CH, Raj S, Paul S, Cook P, Parker JE, Kelly S, Cramer RA, Latgé JP, Moye-Rowley S, Bignell E, Bowyer P, Bromley MJ. The negative cofactor 2 complex is a key regulator of drug resistance in Aspergillus fumigatus. Nat Commun. 2020 Jan 22;11(1):427. doi: 10.1038/s41467-019-14191-1.

Bongomin F, Out A, Harris C. Foden P. Kosmidis C, Denning DW. Risk factors for relapse of chronic pulmonary aspergillosis after discontinuation of antifungal therapy. Clin Infect Pract 2020;5:100015.

Amona FM, Denning DW, Moukassa D, Hennequin C. Current burden of serious fungal infections in Republic of Congo. Mycoses 2020;63:543-552.

Bongomin F, Garcez T, Denning DW. Impact of high baseline Aspergillus-specific IgG levels on weight and quality of life outcomes of patients with chronic pulmonary aspergillosis. Med Mycol 2020;58:1000-1004.

Buil JB, Meijer EFJ, Denning DW, Verweij PW, Meis JF. Burden of serious fungal infections in the Netherlands. Mycoses 2020;63:543-552.

Osmanov A, Farooq Z, Richardson MD, Denning DW. The antiseptic miramistin: a review of its comparative in vitro and clinical activity. FEMS Microbiol Rec 2020;44:399-417.

Seidel C, Moreno-Velásquez SD, Ben-Ghazzi N, Gago S, Read ND, Bowyer P. Phagolysosomal Survival Enables Non-lytic Hyphal Escape and Ramification Through Lung Epithelium During Aspergillus fumigatus Infection. Front Microbiol. 2020;11:1955. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2020.01955.

Beswick E, Amich J, Gago S. Factoring in the Complexity of the Cystic Fibrosis Lung to Understand Aspergillus fumigatus and Pseudomonas aeruginosa Interactions. Pathogens. 2020;9(8):639. doi: 10.3390/pathogens9080639.

Zhou LH, Li RY, Denning DW, Zhu LP. Risk-based Estimate of Human Fungal Disease Burden, China: Old Pathogen, New Host, and New Patterns. Emerg Infect Dis 2020;26:2137-2147.

Alfouzan W, Al-Wathiqi F, Altawalah H, Asadzadeh M, Khan Z, Denning DW. Human Fungal Infections in Kuwait-Burden and Diagnostic Gaps. J Fungi (Basel). 2020;6(4):E306.

Al-Hatmi AMS, Al-Shuhoumi MA, Denning DW. Estimated Burden of Fungal Infections in Oman. J Fungi 2020;7:5.