Video Box October 2022
Saving lives of patients with HIV using diagnostics in Guatemala
Video box August 2021
Two million people die of fungal disease every year. Most are never diagnosed.
Video Box July 2021
Diagnostic program in Guatemala saving lives in people with HIV/AIDS (Spanish).
Professor Arunaloke Chakrabarti, Senior Advisor to GAFFI and Director of the WHO Collaborating Center for Reference & Research on Fungi of Medical Importance.
Video South Africa – Cryptococcal
Cryptococcal meningitis, mostly AIDS-related affects over 250,000 people worldwide each year.
Video Box WHO NFD
WHO accepts rapid tests for life threatening fungal diseases aspergillosis and Pneumocystis pneumonia as ‘Essential Diagnostics’
3 million lung disease
3 million have destructive fungal lung disease. Chronic fungal lung infection often mistaken for TB, and has an 80% 5 year mortality, unless treated GAFFI is making a difference: see how
Video Box December 2020
Dr Felix Bongomin lecturer in Medical Microbiology at Gulu University Medical School, Uganda, and Ambassador for the Geneva-based Global Action Fund for Fungal Infections (GAFFI)
Video Box November 2020
Undiagnosed and untreated fungal meningitis in AIDS caused by Cryptococcus is always fatal,