• Publications
  • Influence
Genotyping species of the Sporothrix schenckii complex by PCR-RFLP of calmodulin.
Sporotrichosis is one of the most common subcutaneous mycosis in Latin America and is caused by 4 pathogenic thermodimorphic fungi in the genus Sporothrix. From both therapeutic and epidemiologicalExpand
  • 53
  • 4
Identification problems with sterile fungi, illustrated by a keratitis due to a non-sporulating Chaetomium-like species.
A 39-year-old farm worker was injured in her right eye by a piece of wire, which resulted in a corneal ulcer unresponsive to antibiotic treatment. The clinical appearance was that of a cornealExpand
  • 14
  • 2
Phaeohyphomycosis caused by a plant pathogen, Corynespora cassiicola.
We report a case of subcutaneous phaeohyphomycosis caused by Corynespora cassiicola. Molecular identification of this pathogen on grasses confirms that it may be involved in human infection, asExpand
  • 14
  • 1
Combination of Amphotericin B and Flucytosine against Neurotropic Species of Melanized Fungi Causing Primary Cerebral Phaeohyphomycosis
ABSTRACT Primary central nervous system phaeohyphomycosis is a fatal fungal infection due mainly to the neurotropic melanized fungi Cladophialophora bantiana, Rhinocladiella mackenziei, and ExophialaExpand
  • 13
Evolution of tinea capitis in the Nanchang area, Southern China: a 50‐year survey (1965–2014)
Tinea capitis remains a common public health problem worldwide especially in developing areas. Aetiologic agents and clinical pattern vary with geography and history of socioeconomic conditions.Expand
  • 10
Barcoding and species recognition of opportunistic pathogens in Ochroconis and Verruconis.
The genera Ochroconis and Verruconis (Sympoventuriaceae, Venturiales) have remarkably high molecular diversity despite relatively high degrees of phenotypic similarity. Tree topologies,Expand
  • 7