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Absence of dihydropteroate synthase gene mutations in <i>Pneumocystis jirovecii</i> isolated from Swedish patients

Jessica Beser, Leigh Dini, Silvia Botero-Kleiven, Margareta Krabbe, Johan Lindh and Per Hagblom.

in Medical Mycology

April 2012; p ublished online April 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 2175 words.

Pneumocystis jirovecii remains an important cause of pneumonia in the immunocompromised host, with the largest group of patients at risk for P. jirovecii pneumonia (PCP) in...

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Absence of DNA sequence diversity of the intergenic spacer 1 region in <i>Malassezia nana</i> isolates from cats

Filippo de Bellis, Gemma Castellá, F. Javier Cabañes and Ross Bond.

in Medical Mycology

March 2010; p ublished online March 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 1484 words.

Malassezia nana is a recently-described lipophilic yeast that has been isolated from the ear canals and skin of cats in Japan and Europe and from Brazilian cattle with or...

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Absence of functional TLR4 impairs response of macrophages after <i>Candida albicans</i> infection

Thaís Helena Gasparoto, Vanessa Tessarolli, Thiago Pompermaier Garlet, Sérgio Aparecido Torres, Gustavo Pompermaier Garlet, João Santana Da Silva and Ana Paula Campanelli.

in Medical Mycology

December 2010; p ublished online December 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 4194 words.

Candida albicans is recognized by phagocytic cells through a set of recognition receptors patterns. Recently, we showed the importance of TLR2 in the regulation of neutrophil...

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Absence of mutations associated with sulfa resistance in <i>Pneumocystis carinii</i> dihydropteroate synthase gene from non-human primates

C. Demanche, J. Guillot, M. Berthelemy, T. Petit, P. Roux and A. E. Wakefield.

in Medical Mycology

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 0 words.

The dihydropteroate synthase (DHPS) gene from Pneumocystis carinii isolated from non-human primates was amplified using a polymerase chain reaction (PCR) and sequenced to analyse point...

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Absence of TLR2 influences survival of neutrophils after infection with <i>Candida albicans</i>

Venessa Tessarolli, Thaís Helena Gasparoto, Hayana Ramos Lima, Eduardo Aleixo Figueira, Thiago Pompermaier Garlet, Sérgio Aparecido Torres, Gustavo Pompermaier Garlet, João Santana Da Silva and Ana Paula Campanelli.

in Medical Mycology

February 2010; p ublished online February 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 5972 words.

Candida albicans is an opportunistic pathogen, which causes local and/or disseminated diseases in immunosuppressed humans. Phagocytic cells play a critical role in the immune...

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Abundance of Pseudallescheria/Scedosporium species in the Australian urban environment suggests a possible source for scedosporiosis including the colonization of airways in cystic fibrosis

Azian Harun, Felix Gilgado, Sharon C-A. Chen and Wieland Meyer.

in Medical Mycology

November 2010; p ublished online November 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 3198 words.

Members of the Pseudallescheria/Scedosporium species complex are emerging opportunistic fungal pathogens which have the capacity to colonize patients with damaged airways, including those...

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Acquired antifungal drug resistance in <i>Aspergillus fumigatus</i>: epidemiology and detection

Susan Julie Howard and Maiken Cavling Arendrup.

in Medical Mycology

April 2011; p ublished online April 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 3302 words.

Voriconazole is the recommended agent for invasive aspergillosis, with lipid amphotericin B or caspofungin as second line treatment choices. Being the only agents available in oral...

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Acquired resistance to voriconazole and itraconazole in a patient with pulmonary aspergilloma

Bahrie Bellete, Helene Raberin, Jerome Morel, Pierre Flori, Jamal Hafid and Roger Tran Manhsung.

in Medical Mycology

February 2010; p ublished online February 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 1827 words.

We describe the development of resistance in an Aspergillus fumigatus strain, originally sensitive to itraconazole and voriconazole, recovered from a case of pulmonary aspergilloma treated...

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Activated dormant <i>Cryptococcus gattii</i> infection in a Dutch tourist who visited Vancouver Island (Canada): a molecular epidemiological approach

Ferry Hagen, Sander van Assen, Gert Jan Luijckx, Teun Boekhout and Greetje A. Kampinga.

in Medical Mycology

May 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 2027 words.

An ongoing outbreak of Cryptococcus gattii caused infections, which emerged on Vancouver Island and the Pacific Northwest, has affected more than 200 of the islands' residents, of whom...

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Activated lymphocytes reduce adherence of <i>Aspergillus fumigatus</i>

M.D. Martins, L.J. Rodriguez, C.A. Savary, M.L. Grazziutti, D. Deshpande, D.M. Cohen, R.E. Cowart, D.G. Woodside, B.W. Mcintyre, E.J. Anaissie and J.H. Rex.

in Medical Mycology

January 1998; p ublished online January 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 0 words.

Lymphocytes comprise up to 30% of the cells present in human bronchoalveolar lavage fluid and thus could participate in host response to infectious Aspergillus fumigatus conidia. We have...

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