10 September 2012, New York, New York Collembolans are often suspect in cases involving parasitosis. Patients are often diagnosed as suffering from delusional parasitosis. A third short subClinical Investigation® reported case in a New York City apartment and workplace finds there was in fact external agents for the clint/patients dermatological condition. A report (under review for posting)
5 September 2012, New Jersey When John was hospitalized with respiratory disease the hospital requested his apartment be cleared of any risk for re infection. The investigation disclosed a presence of Legionella in the drip pans of his air conditioning. A report (under review for posting)
June 20. 2012 Berlin, Germany 1200 research scientists participated in the 18th congress of International Society of Human and Animal Mycology (ISHAM). Delegate from the United States Professor J Dumanov (Mycological Institute EU US) reviews the efficacy of the sC protocols in for risk exposure assessment within human habitations.
28 January 2012 Istanbul, Turkey. Aspergillosis 5th. sCEH News © News interviewed medical mycologist Prof J Dumanov (subCLinical Research Group US EU UK employing the diagnostic algorithm and protocol of sC-II© for testing for the presence of mold toxicity given recent and current findings relating to mold fungi and human health during a break on the last day of Advances in Aspergillosis 5th in Istanbul, Turkey a 4 day medical conference attend by over 500 clinicians and medical scientists.
November 14, 2011 New Jersey, USA. With the rise in price for home heating oil many home owners are turing to wood burring stoves and fireplaces. subClinical Investigations® identify and reveal when it comes to keeping warm this winter it is not just carbon monoxide that poses dangers but odorless carcinogens.
August 31 2011 Paris, France Eurotox 2011 The 47th Congress of the European Societies of Toxicology was held at the Palais des Congrès , Porte Maillot, Paris, France. There were 1481 attendees from over 50 countries. Prof J Dumanov was invited by the Scientific Committee of Eurotox to speak on the subject of subClinical Investigation™ protocol sC-II: clinical toxicology material and methods - epidemiology of toxicosis.
January 19, 2011 Maryland, USA In the season premiere of Oprah Winfery Network's show Mystery Diagnosis: "Their every breath is a struggle. Can doctors find out what's really going on?" The case of Liana Jones is reviewed and a misdiagnosis (incomplete diagnosis) that almost cost her her life. How her husband,their pathologists and doctors saved the day. An interview with medical mycologist J Dumanov that redirected her initial diagnosis.
June 5-9th, 2010. London, England. 8,000 clinicians, invited scientists and medical researchers attended the European Academy of Allergy Asthma and Clinical Immunology to attend classes, courses, seminars and presentations to learn the latest in research findings from world leaders in these fields. Scientists of the subClinical Research Group US UK EU RU presented by J Dumanov a new hypothesis within the sC-I© protocol supported by a recent unpublished study identifying hereto unreported environmental factors.
February 4-6 , 2010. AAA 4th, Rome , Italy. The biannual meeting of scientists, medical researchers, investigators and clinicians proved to be very interesting. Case report involving Aspergillus terreus by Americans Drs. Gray, Shoemaker, Hooper, et al and the treatment in a case of a misdiagnosed as a sphenoid sinus mycetoma when identified by pathologists using genomic and toxicological methods to be a mycosis highlighted the emergence of this fungi as an increasingly identified and recognized pathogen.November 11, 2009. PAAM, Venice, Italy. Clinicians at the annual meeting of Pediatric Allergy and Asthma Conference review studies of environmental factors that may be causative or contribute to allergies and asthma.
April 9, 2009. Manhattan, New York, USA. Prof. J Dumanov (Mycological Institute), medical mycologist, clinical research pathologist in diagnostic medical mycology, certified for clinical industrial hygiene practices and legal counselor to attorneys reviews and comments on recent case law relating to toxic mold injuries in re FRASER v 301-52 TOWNHOUSE CORP. "In my opinion even if the evidence was allowed at trial I do not see the plaintiff having prevailed due to many other problems with the 'scientific and medical reports' proffered. It is almost impossible for an attorney to build a mold health injury case without consulting a research medical mycologist especially one that is also a legal counsellor for such related matters. Attorneys should understand the science and obtain the evidentiary proofs that are available to prevail.
January 19, 2009. Indoor environmental scientist comments on the recent CO, carbon-monoxide poisoning. " This is very tragic and need not to have happened with proper education and awareness. We often see people that are exposed to CO and even more so to lead especially children living on pre-1978 painted homes and others affected and infected by indoor environmental health risk factors. The Discovery Channel show "Is Your House Out to Get You" detailed these dangers. This important show educates everyone of such dangers: "There are just too many odorless and toxic dangers in the home and carbon-monoxide is certainly one of the most important ones we commonly we see."
January 8, 2009. Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Indoor environmental investigators and hygienists performing epidemiological studies when such investigations are called for have little direction and perform such investigation on an ad hoc basis often dictated the experience and limited education in highly select areas as in medical mycology when it comes to investigation the health affects to the exposure of fungi. medical mycologist have over the last 10 years tested and have under development a protocol that has proven to be of benefit to physician and clinicians.
January 7, 2009. The Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences in a symposium “ Fungi and Health ” on the 13–14 November 2008 in Amsterdam recognized two American mycologist for their work. Dr. Kurtzman the Josef Adolf von Arx Award for his contribution to taxonomic research of fungal biodiversity, marking a distinguished career in mycology and Dr. Simmons received the Johanna Westerdijk Award for his service in mycology including appointments as head of the U.S. Army Quartermaster Culture Collection of Fungi, his major contributions to the CBS culture collection and many other associations over a lifetime.
July 12 , 2008. New Jersey scientist J Dumanov says: "Thousands of patients are misdiagnosed with delusionary parasitosis annually (80% female) when in fact the cause may be an arthropod of a little known member of a group of hexapods called Collembola. Collembola springtails are often found in homes with a presence of fungal mold. Springtails associated with the mold were identified in their homes and on their skin. It is a diagnosis that is easy to miss and too often treated as a delusory parasitosis" A case report employing the subClinical® Investigation sC-1 © protocol..
June 15 , 2008. Its hard to believe but there was an organized effort to prevent the release of toxicological information important for human heath not being made public. In a final court ruling the federal court have ruled that such important information can not be blocked from reaching the public in the interest of heath and safety.
March 5, 2008. Miami, Florida, USA. Medical mycologists from the world over attend the 3rd Aspergillosis conference host by American and European research scientists. Medical mycologist MJ Dumanov (Mycological Institute) and *fellow research associates M. Rudenko, I. Markin, A. Shemshura presented a case of a fungal asthmatic where an indoor environmental study proved to be of benefit in the diagnosis.
March 7, 2008 Miami, Florida. A conference of medical mycologists and specialists in the most clinically relevant fungi as a mold affecting human and animal health, the Aspergilli, was attended by researchers, investigators from medicine and academic research. Of considerable interest was the presentation of the parallels of human and animal disease involving the fungal mold of the genera aspergilli by Dr. Michael Day from the Bristol University, Langford, United Kingdom.
January 17, 2008 Landlords and tenants all benefit from the newly released guide for rental property. Detailing the obligations and rights of both the tenant and landlord this guide clarifies the law when it comes to the habitability of rental property.
June 16, 2007 Research scientists have confirmed what medical mycologists have suspected and that Trichophyton rubrum, Trichophyton mentagrophytes, and Epidermophyton floccosum (E. floccosum). common fungi that cause Athlete's Foot is spread between family members and now raises the question could it be between people working out together in gyms? Mahmoud Ghannoum, Ph.D., researchers at the Center for Medical Mycology at University Hospitals Case Medical Center have shown that toenail fungus and athlete's foot can spread from person to person living in the same household. Conducted at five research centers, the study brought together experts in dermatology, epistemology and mycology.
April 1, 2007 Fear, ignorance and lack of education has been driving the "gold in mold" frenzy rushing everyone and anyone into mold remediation, sales of products and services in what is turning out to a multi billion dollar industry. This new industry has a mix of products and services that include pure scams to the most effective technologies in remedies for mold being present that must be carefully examined and understood before paying for such products and services. What are the scientists saying?
NJ Medical Mycologist Appears on Discovery Health Channel
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