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C.D.C. Warns of Superbug Fungus Outbreaks in 2 Cities

While C. auris has long been known to be difficult to treat, researchers first identified five patients in Texas and Washington, DC, whose infections did not respond to any of the three main classes of antifungal drugs. Pan-resistance had…

C.D.C. Director Warns of a ‘Pandemic of the Unvaccinated’

As the highly contagious Delta variant of the coronavirus fuels outbreaks in the United States, the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned on Friday that “this is becoming a pandemic of the unvaccinated.”Cases,…

Delta Is Dominant Variant within the U.S., C.D.C. Estimates

As for the virus itself, the country has averaged less than 15,000 new coronavirus cases a day for almost a month, the lowest since testing became widely available, and a fraction of what was reported in January when the nation routinely…