Increasing Threat of Spread of Antimicrobial-resistant Fungus in Healthcare Facilities

<em>Candida auris (C. auris)</em>, an emerging fungus considered an urgent antimicrobial resistance (AR) threat, spread at an alarming rate in U.S. healthcare facilities in 2020-2021, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) published in the Annals of Internal Medicine.