First study of lung mycobiome finds link to morbidity in bronchiectasis
By Jennie James
5 Jul 2018
The first study to characterise the pulmonary mycobiome in bronchiectasis has shown that it is distinct and that fungi, and specifically Aspergillus, appear to have a significant role in the disease. Screening for Aspergillus-associated disease should be considered, even in apparently stable patients, say the international research team, which included consultant respiratory physician Professor James Chalmers from ...