Kwok Yong Yuen

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OBJECTIVE To develop and demonstrate the utility of automated DNA sequencing strategies for rapid and unambiguous identification of Mycobacterium species and mutations associated with antimicrobial resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis. DESIGN AND SPECIMENS: A 360-base pair segment of the gene (hsp65) encoding a 65-kd heat shock protein was characterized(More)
Candida is the most common fungal pathogen of humans worldwide and has become a major clinical problem because of the growing number of immunocompromised patients, who are susceptible to infection. Moreover, the number of available antifungals is limited, and antifungal-resistant Candida strains are emerging. New and effective antifungals are therefore(More)
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