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  • Cameron M. Douglas, Forrest Foor, +7 authors Mohamed El-Sherbeini
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences…
  • 1994 (First Published: 20 December 1994)
  • In Saccharomyces cerevisiae, mutations in FKS1 confer hypersensitivity to the immunosuppressants FK506 and cyclosporin A, while mutations in ETG1 confer resistance to the cell-wall-activeContinue Reading
  • Myra Berman Kurtz, Ian Brent Heath, Jean A. Marrinan, Sarah Dreikorn, J Onishi, Cameron M. Douglas
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy
  • 1994 (First Published: 1 July 1994)
  • The lipopeptide antifungal agents, echinocandins, papulacandins, and pneumocandins, kill Candida albicans by inhibiting glucan synthesis. For this fungus, there is a good correlation of in vitroContinue Reading
  • Cameron M. Douglas, J A D'Ippolito, +9 authors Myra Berman Kurtz
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy
  • 1997 (First Published: 1 November 1997)
  • Pneumocandins and echinocandins are fungicidal antibiotics, currently in clinical development, that inhibit 1,3-beta-D-glucan synthase (GS) in several human fungal pathogens. We have identified aContinue Reading
  • Myra Berman Kurtz, Cameron M. Douglas, +7 authors James M. Balkovec
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy
  • 1994 (First Published: 1 December 1994)
  • The pneumocandins are natural lipopeptide products of the echinocandin class which inhibit the synthesis of 1,3-beta-D-glucan in susceptible fungi. The lack of a corresponding pathway in mammalianContinue Reading