Successful treatment of azole-resistant invasive aspergillosis in a bottlenose dolphin with high-dose posaconazole

Invasive aspergillosis due to azole-resistant Aspergillus fumigatus is difficult to manage. We describe a case of azole-resistant invasive aspergillosis in a female bottlenose dolphin,

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Bacterial and viral pathogens detected in sea turtles stranded along the coast of Tuscany, Italy

  Sea turtles infections are examined. The first isolation of Lactococcus garviae and the first detection of Betanodavirus in sea turtles indicate the possibility

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Diphtheritic stomatitis in yellow-eyed penguin chicks associated with Corynebacterium amycolatum

“Diphtheritic Stomatitis in Chicks In November 2012 the breeding the season began with reports of a recurrence of mortalities in chicks aged 1-8 weeks. Corynebacterium

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New zoonotic virus from squirrels?

“Zoonotic bornavirus from variegated squirrel tied to fatal CNS infections in German breeders.” Three squirrel breeders in Germany likely died of a novel virus

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Amphibians acquire resistance to live and dead fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis overcoming fungal immunosuppression

“These results suggest that amphibians can acquire immunity to B. dendrobatidis that overcomes pathogen-induced immunosuppression and increases their survival.” Emerging fungal pathogens pose a

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Phaeohyphomycosis resulting in obstructive tracheitis in three green sea turtles Chelonia mydas

The dematiaceous fungus species Veronaea botryosa was isolated from the tracheal mass in 2 cases, and genetic sequence of V. botryosa was detected by

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Neglected fungal Zoonoses: Hidden Threats to Man and animals

This review aims to highlight some mycoses whose zoonotic potential received less attention, including infections caused by Talaromyces (Penicillium) marneffei, Lacazia loboi, Emmonsia spp.,

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