Under the skin

Under the skin: some of the bugs, worms and other nasties that worry, irritate or just bore the living daylights out of us

Charcot-Leyden crystals

The clinical significance of Charcot-Leyden crystals revealed: stools, sputa, nasal secretions or tissues? No matter – MicroGnome has trawled the Web for you.

Numero – number

Infection is a numbers game, so it is suprising that clinical microbiology is a mainly qualitative science. Here are some thoughts on the problem of zero, the myth of one and how to get your ducks in a row.

Best of the rest

our selection of blogs on microbiology & infection

Anyone for breakfast?

Next Tropical Medicine Breakfast, Tues 6th July