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Acetobacter

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health — Plant Sciences and Forestry.

(family Acetobacteraceae)

A genus of Gram-negative, aerobic bacteria. Cells are ovoid or rod-shaped, motile or non-motile. Most strains can oxidize ethanol (ethyl alcohol) to...

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Acquired antifungal drug resistance in Aspergillus fumigatus: 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 Cryptococcus gattii 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 Aspergillus fumigatus

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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Activity of compounds isolated from Baccharis dracunculifolia D.C. (Asteraceae) against Paracoccidioides brasiliensis

Susana Johann, Flávia Beraldo Oliveira, Ezequias P. Siqueira, Patricia S. Cisalpino, Carlos A. Rosa, Tânia M. A. Alves, Carlos L. Zani and Betania B. Cota.

in Medical Mycology

November 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 4508 words.

Paracoccidioidomycosis is a prevalent systemic mycosis in Latin America which requires prolonged treatment with highly toxic antifungals. Baccharis dracunculifolia is a medicinal plant in...

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Acute respiratory distress syndrome due to Cryptococcus albidus pneumonia: Case report and review of the literature

C. Burnik, N. D. Altintaş, G. Özkaya, T. Serter, Z. T. Selçuk, P. Firat, S. Arikan, M. Cuenca-Estrella and A. Topeli.

in Medical Mycology

August 2007; p ublished online August 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 1996 words.

Although cryptococcal infections due to Cryptococcus neoformans are frequently reported in the immunosuppressed patients, infections related to other Cryptococcus spp. are rarely...

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Acyclic sesquiterpenes released by Candida albicans inhibit growth of dermatophytes

Jochen Brasch, Felix Horter, Daniel Fritsch, Vera Beck-Jendroschek, Armin Tröger and Wittko Francke.

in Medical Mycology

January 2014; p ublished online August 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 4928 words.

It is unresolved as to whether fungi that share a common skin habitat might in principal interact. In in vitro screening tests with Candida albicans, Trichophytum rubrum and other common...

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Adaptation to the Local Environment by Modifications of the Photoperiod Response in Crops

Norihito Nakamichi.

in Plant and Cell Physiology

April 2015; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Molecular Biology and Genetics; Biotechnology; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Molecular and Cell Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry; Plant Physiology. 7373 words.

Flowering plants produce a meristem at the shoot tip where specialized tissue generates shoot apical meristems at the appropriate time to differentiate into reproductive structures,...

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Additional case of Ramichloridium mackenziei cerebral phaeohyphomycosis from the Middle East

Z. U. Khan, S. J. Lamdhade, M. Johny, J. Al-Khalidi, A. Thussu, H. N. Yossef, I. Al-Obaid and A. A. Nasser.

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.

In this report we describe a case of cerebral phaeohyphomycosis involving a 56-year-old Egyptian male who worked as a mason in Kuwait for 6 years. Computerized tomography scan of the brain...

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