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sensitive species

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

Plant or animal species which are susceptible to changes in habitat or to impacts from human activities.

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Taxonomic and diagnostic markers for identification of Coccidioides immitis and Coccidioides posadasii

K. Tintelnot, G. S. De Hoog, E. Antweiler, H. Losert, M. Seibold, M. A. Brandt, A. H. G. Gerrits Van Den Ende and M. C. Fisher.

in Medical Mycology

August 2007; p ublished online August 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 4409 words.

The ribosomal Internal Transcribed Spacer (ITS) regions of the two recognized species of Coccidioides were studied using a reference set of strains that had been previously identified with...

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Molecular methods for the identification of Aspergillus species

H.P. Hinrikson, S.F. Hurst, L. de Aguirre and C.J. Morrison.

in Medical Mycology

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 4792 words.

Invasive aspergillosis (IA) is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality in immunocompromised hosts. In some institutions, species of Aspergillus less susceptible to amphotericin B than As...

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High efficiency opsonin-independent phagocytosis of Candida parapsilosis by human neutrophils

Jennifer R. Linden, Matthew A. Maccani, Sonia S. Laforce-Nesbitt and Joseph M. Bliss.

in Medical Mycology

March 2010; p ublished online March 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 5541 words.

Candida species are associated with invasive fungal infections, and C. parapsilosis has become increasingly prevalent. As key antifungal effector cells, the function of human...

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A case of bronchial aspergillosis caused by Aspergillus udagawae and its mycological features

Hiroshi Gyotoku, Koichi Izumikawa, Hideki Ikeda, Takahiro Takazono, Yoshitomo Morinaga, Shigeki Nakamura, Yoshifumi Imamura, Tomoya Nishino, Taiga Miyazaki, Hiroshi Kakeya, Yoshihiro Yamamoto, Katsunori Yanagihara, Akira Yasuoka, Takashi Yaguchi, Hideaki Ohno, Yoshitsugu Miyzaki, Katsuhiko Kamei, Tetsuro Kanda and Shigeru Kohno.

in Medical Mycology

August 2012; p ublished online August 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 2170 words.

Aspergillus udagawae and A. fumigatus share similar morphological features but they differ genetically. There is also an important clinical distinction as A. udagawae is less...

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Fluconazole treatment hyperpolarizes the plasma membrane of Candida cells

Hana Elicharova and Hana Sychrova.

in Medical Mycology

November 2013; p ublished online November 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 5286 words.

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Five pathogenic Candida species were compared in terms of their osmotolerance, tolerance to toxic sodium and lithium cations, and resistance to...

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Candidacidal activity of synthetic peptides based on the antimicrobial domain of the neutrophil-derived protein, CAP37

H. Anne Pereira, Irina Tsyshevskaya-Hoover, Heather Hinsley, Thuy-Trang Nguyen, Jan Pohl, Karen Wozniak and Paul L. Fidel.

in Medical Mycology

March 2010; p ublished online March 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 5990 words.

The primary bactericidal domain of CAP37, a cationic antimicrobial protein with potent activity against Gram-negative organisms was previously shown to reside between amino acids 20 through...

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Identification of Sporothix schenckii of various mtDNA types by Nested PCR Assay

Tian-Hua Xu, Jun-Ping Lin, Xing-Hua Gao, Huachen Wei, Wanqing Liao and Hong-Duo Chen.

in Medical Mycology

February 2010; p ublished online February 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 2472 words.

We employed a nested PCR assay to detect Sporothrix schenckii DNA of 38 strains (including all the 24 mtDNA types) collected from different areas of the world, in tissue of eight mice...

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Conventional versus molecular diagnostic tests

M. R. Elias Costa, C. Da Silva Lacaz, M. Kawasaki and Z. P. De Camargo.

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.

In this session, emphasis was placed on the diagnosis of various mycoses through the identification of antibodies and antigens in sera, as well as on new techniques to properly identify...

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Oral candidiasis of HIV-infected children undergoing sequential HIV therapies

Nadja R. Melo, Hideaki Taguchi, Vitoria P. Culhari, Katsuhiko Kamei, Yuzuru Mikami, Stephen N. Smith and Marluce S. Vilela.

in Medical Mycology

March 2009; p ublished online March 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 3812 words.

Candida oral flora from 52 Brazilian HIV-infected children was characterized while they received antiviral monotherapy therapy and subsequently, HAART with the use of protease inhibitor....

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Surfactant protein D binding to Aspergillus fumigatus hyphae is calcineurin-sensitive

Scarlett Geunes-Boyer, Joseph Heitman, Jo Rae Wright and William J. Steinbach.

in Medical Mycology

June 2010; p ublished online June 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 4372 words.

Surfactant protein D (SP-D) plays a central role in pulmonary innate immune responses to microbes and allergens, often enhancing clearance of inhaled material. Although SP-D functions...

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The aspHS gene as a new target for detecting Aspergillus fumigatus during infections by quantitative real-time PCR

Ana Abad-Diaz-De-Cerio, Jimena V. Fernandez-Molina, Andoni Ramirez-Garcia, Javier Sendino, Fernando L. Hernando, Javier Pemán, Javier Garaizar and Aitor Rementeria.

in Medical Mycology

July 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 6203 words.

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Invasive aspergillosis (IA) is a serious nosocomial infection caused by Aspergillus spp. which has a high mortality rate due to the fact, among...

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Severe asthma and fungi: current evidence

Ritesh Agarwal and Dheeraj Gupta.

in Medical Mycology

April 2011; p ublished online April 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 4359 words.

Bronchial asthma is an inflammatory disease of the airways which may be worsened due to numerous extrinsic factors. The most common trigger is continuous exposure to allergens of which...

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Diagnostic accuracy assessment of cytopathological examination of feline sporotrichosis

N. Jessica, R. L. Sonia, C. Rodrigo, D. F. Isabella, M.P. Tânia, C. Jeferson, B. F. Anna and A. Sandro.

in Medical Mycology

November 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Environmental Science; Mycology and Fungi; Veterinary Medicine. 2808 words.

Sporotrichosis is an implantation mycosis caused by pathogenic species of Sporothrix schenckii complex that affects humans and animals, especially cats. Its main forms of zoonotic...

In vitro antifungal synergy between amphiphilic aminoglycoside K20 and azoles against Candida species and Cryptococcus neoformans

Sanjib K. Shrestha, Michelle Grilley, Thomas Anderson, Christine Dhiman, John Oblad, Cheng-Wei T. Chang, Kevin N. Sorensen and Jon Y. Takemoto.

in Medical Mycology

November 2015; p ublished online August 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Environmental Science; Mycology and Fungi; Veterinary Medicine. 4243 words.

Several azoles are widely used to treat human fungal infections. Increasing resistance to these azoles has prompted exploration of their synergistic antifungal activities when combined with...

Typing and patterns of cellular morphological alterations in Cryptococcus neoformans and Cryptococcus gattii isolates exposed to a panel of killer yeasts

Alexandre M. Fuentefria, Josiane Faganello, Fabiano Pazzini, Augusto Schrank, Patrícia Valente and Marilene Vainstein.

in Medical Mycology

September 2007; p ublished online September 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 3071 words.

Cryptococcus neoformans and Cryptococcus gattii are encapsulated basidiomycetous yeasts that cause meningoencephalitis. The action of killer yeasts on the growth of one hundred...

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Stachybotrys chartarum: cause of human disease or media darling?

J. David Miller, Thomas G. Rand and Bruce B. Jarvis.

in Medical Mycology

August 2003; p ublished online August 2003 .

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

This is a review of the literature of associations of the saprotrophic fungus Stachybotrys chartarum sensu lato with human and animal illnesses. This fungus grows on very wet...

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Onychomycosis: a critical study of techniques and criteria for confirming the etiologic significance of nondermatophytes

Richard C. Summerbell, Elizabeth Cooper, Ursula Bunn, Frances Jamieson and Aditya K. Gupta.

in Medical Mycology

February 2005; p ublished online February 2005 .

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

Nondermatophytic filamentous fungi (NDF) other than Scytalidium species are variously said to cause between 0 and 50% of all toenail onychomycoses, though most estimates are in the 2–5%...

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Distribution, virulence attributes and antifungal susceptibility patterns of Candida parapsilosis complex strains isolated from clinical samples

Ilknur Tosun, Zeynep Akyuz, Nejla Cebeci Guler, Dolunay Gulmez, Gulcin Bayramoglu, Nese Kaklikkaya, Sevtap Arikan-Akdagli and Faruk Aydin.

in Medical Mycology

July 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 5482 words.

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It was recently proposed that Candida parapsilosis represents a complex composed of three closely related species, i.e., C. parapsilosis sensu...

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Patellin1 Negatively Modulates Salt Tolerance by Regulating PM Na+/H+ Antiport Activity and Cellular Redox Homeostasis in Arabidopsis

Huapeng Zhou, Chongwu Wang, Tinghong Tan, Jingqing Cai, Jiaxian He and Honghui Lin.

in Plant and Cell Physiology

August 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Molecular Biology and Genetics; Biotechnology; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Molecular and Cell Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry; Plant Physiology. 9230 words.

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Soil salinity significantly represses plant development and growth. Mechanisms involved sodium (Na+) extrusion and compartmentation, intracellular...

S-Nitrosoglutathione Reductase-Modulated Redox Signaling Controls Sodic Alkaline Stress Responses in Solanum lycopersicum L.

Biao Gong, Dan Wen, Xiufeng Wang, Min Wei, Fengjuan Yang, Yan Li and Qinghua Shi.

in Plant and Cell Physiology

April 2015; p ublished online January 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Molecular Biology and Genetics; Biotechnology; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Molecular and Cell Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry; Plant Physiology. 8358 words.

S-Nitrosoglutathione reductase (GSNOR) plays an important role in regulating nitric oxide (NO) and S-nitrosothiol (SNO) homeostasis, and is therefore involved in the modulation...