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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Aspergillosis: nosocomial or community-acquired?

Marie-Christine Nicolle, Thomas Benet and Philippe Vanhems.

in Medical Mycology

April 2011; p ublished online April 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 3038 words.

Discrimination between nosocomial and community infections is important for investigation and prevention. Nosocomial and hospital-acquired infections require appropriate hospital control...

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Infertility in developing countries: funding the project

Hassan N. Sallam.

in ESHRE Monographs

July 2008; p ublished online July 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Animal Reproduction; Reproductive Medicine. 2884 words.

Assisting developing countries in establishing infertility services is not a uniform exercise and depends on the stage of development of each country. Three levels of assistance are...

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Affordable assisted reproductive technologies in developing countries: pros and cons

E. Oluwole Akande.

in ESHRE Monographs

July 2008; p ublished online July 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Animal Reproduction; Reproductive Medicine. 1731 words.

Infertility in developing countries is pervasive and a serious concern. In addition to the personal grief and suffering it causes, the inability to have children especially in poor...

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Recovery of melanized yeasts from Eastern Mediterranean beach sand associated with the prevailing geochemical and marine flora patterns

Maria A. Efstratiou and Aristea Velegraki.

in Medical Mycology

March 2010; p ublished online March 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 1514 words.

The melanized opportunistic pathogens Exophiala dermatitidis (Chaetothyriales) and Aureobasidium pullulans (Dothideales) were sporadically isolated from beach sand. This is the first time...

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Testing for coccidioidomycosis in emergency departments in Arizona

Mohammed A Khan, Shane Brady and Ken K Komatsu.

in Medical Mycology

October 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Environmental Science; Mycology and Fungi; Veterinary Medicine. 1830 words.

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Testing practices for coccidioidomycosis in the emergency department are poorly understood. We described characteristics of patients tested for...

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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Cryptococcosis: clinical and biological aspects

K. J. Kwon-Chung, T. C. Sorrell, F. Dromer, E. Fung and S. M. Levitz.

in Medical Mycology

December 2000; p ublished online December 2000 .

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

The incidence of cryptococcosis rose dramatically with the advent of the acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) epidemic in the early 1980s until the early 1990s. The frequency of...

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Whole genome comparison of the A. fumigatus family

J. R. Wortman, N. Fedorova, J. Crabtree, V. Joardar, R. Maiti, B. J. Haas, P. Amedeo, E. Lee, S. V. Angiuoli, B. Jiang, M. J. Anderson, D. W. Denning, O. R. White and W. C. Nierman.

in Medical Mycology

September 2006; p ublished online September 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 2083 words.

The availability of the genome sequences of multiple Aspergillus spp. presents the research community with an unprecedented opportunity for discovery. The genomes of Neosartorya fischeri an...

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Chronic necrotizing pulmonary aspergillosis

Isabel Parra, Antonia Remacha, Antonio Rezusta, Dimas Suarez, José Suarez, José Antonio Herrera and José Ramón González.

in Medical Mycology

August 2004; p ublished online August 2004 .

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

Chronic necrotizing pulmonary aspergillosis is not common and usually involves mildly immunosuppressed patients. We present a case of a 58-year-old man with a history of mining-related...

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Comparative transcriptomic analysis of human placentae at term and preterm delivery

Alison G Paquette, Heather M Brockway, Nathan D Price and Louis J Muglia.

in Biology of Reproduction

January 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproduction, Growth and Development; Reproductive Medicine; Developmental Biology; Animal Reproduction. 6974 words.

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Preterm birth affects 1 out of every 10 infants in the United States, resulting in substantial neonatal morbidity and mortality. Currently, there are...

Molecular epidemiology of dermatophytosis in Tehran, Iran, a clinical and microbial survey

Ali Rezaei-Matehkolaei, Koichi Makimura, Sybren de Hoog, Mohammad Reza Shidfar, Farideh Zaini, Mohammadreza Eshraghian, Parvaneh Adimi Naghan and Hossein Mirhendi.

in Medical Mycology

February 2013; p ublished online February 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 2539 words.

In the framework of a survey on dermatophytoses, 14,619 clinical specimens taken from outpatients with symptoms suggestive of tinea and referred to a Medical Mycology laboratory in Tehran,...

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Coccidioidomycosis: knowledge, attitudes, and practices among healthcare providers — Arizona, 2007

Sanny Chen, Laura M. Erhart, Shoana Anderson, Ken Komatsu, Benjamin Park, Tom Chiller and Rebecca Sunenshine.

in Medical Mycology

August 2011; p ublished online August 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 4101 words.

Coccidioidomycosis presumably causes ≤ 33% of community-acquired pneumonias cases, although < 15% of the patients are tested for coccidioidomycosis. We assessed healthcare providers'...

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Biofilm formation on intrauterine devices in patients with recurrent vulvovaginal candidiasis

Marcos E. Auler, Debora Morreira, Fabio F.O. Rodrigues, Mauricio S. Abr Ão, Paulo F.R. Margarido, Flavia E. Matsumoto, Eriques G. Silva, Bosco C.M. Silva, René P. Schneider and Claudete R. Paula.

in Medical Mycology

February 2010; p ublished online February 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 2794 words.

A biofilm is a complex community of surface-associated cells enclosed in a polymer matrix. They attach to solid surfaces and their formation can be affected by growth conditions and...

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Epidemiology: surveillance of fungal infections

D. Ellis, D. Marriott, R. A. Hajjeh, D. Warnock, W. Meyer and R. Barton.

in Medical Mycology

December 2000; p ublished online December 2000 .

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

Surveillance for fungal diseases is essential to improve our understanding of their epidemiology and to enable research and prevention efforts to be prioritized. In order to conduct better...

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Clues to the presence of pathogenic fungi in certain environments

A. Restrepo, D. J. Baumgardner, E. Bagagli, C. R. Cooper, M. R. McGinnis, M. S. Lázera, F. H. Barbosa, S. M. G. Bosco, Z. P. Fr Camargo, K. I. R. Coelho, S. T. Fortes, M. Franco, M. R. Montenegro, A. Sano and B. Wanke.

in Medical Mycology

December 2000; p ublished online December 2000 .

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

The presence of various pathogenic fungi in rather unsuspected hosts and environments has always attracted the attention of the scientific community. Reports on the putative role of animals...

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One week terbinafine 1% cream (Lamisil®) once daily is effective in the treatment of interdigital tinea pedis: a vehicle controlled study

H. C. Korting, H.-J. Tietz, M. Bräutigam, P. Mayser, G. Rapatz and C. Paul.

in Medical Mycology

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

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

Duration of therapy is an important factor determining patients' compliance in dermatomycosis clinical practice. We undertook a prospective, randomised, double-blind, parallel group study...

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Identification of differentially expressed transcripts in the human pathogenic fungus Paracoccidioides brasiliensis by differential display

E. J. Venancio, C. M. Kyaw, C. V. Mello, S. P. Silva, C. M. A. Soares, M. S. S. Felipe and I. Silva-Pereira.

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.

Paracoccidioides brasiliensis is a dimorphic human pathogenic fungus that is the causal agent of paracoccidioidomycosis, a systemic disease that predominantly affects rural...

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Candida albicans Als proteins mediate aggregation with bacteria and yeasts

Stephen A. Klotz, Nand K. Gaur, Richard De Armond, Donald Sheppard, Nancy Khardori, John E. Edwards, Peter N. Lipke and Mohamed El-Azizi.

in Medical Mycology

June 2007; p ublished online June 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 3864 words.

Candida albicans occupies a microniche on mucosal surfaces where diverse microbial populations interact within a biofilm. Because C. albicans is intimately involved with other...

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Changes in frequency of agents of tinea capitis in school children from Western China suggest slow migration rates in dermatophytes

S. Deng, G. S. Bulmer, R. C. Summerbell, G. S. De Hoog, Y. Hui and Y. Gräser.

in Medical Mycology

August 2008; p ublished online August 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 3072 words.

Tinea capitis is a common dermatophyte infection of the scalp of children in Western China, with the gray-patch from being the most prevalent. Twenty years ago, the most widespread...

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The future of animal models of invasive aspergillosis

T. F. Patterson.

in Medical Mycology

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 2403 words.

The diagnosis of invasive aspergillosis remains very difficult, coupled with limited treatment options. Animal models have been utilized to evaluate both the diagnosis and treatment of...

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