Activity of Novel Synthetic Peptides against Candida albicans


Candida spp. are the most common causes of fungal infections worldwide. Among the Candida species, Candida albicans remains the predominant species that causes invasive candidiasis in most countries. In this study, we used two peptides, KABT-AMP and uperin 3.6 as templates to develop novel antifungal peptides. Their anticandidal activity was assessed using… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/srep09657


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@inproceedings{Lum2015ActivityON, title={Activity of Novel Synthetic Peptides against Candida albicans}, author={Kah Yean Lum and Sun Tee Tay and Cheng Foh Le and Vannajan Sanghiran Lee and Nadia Hanim Sabri and Rukumani Devi Velayuthan and Hamimah H Hassan and Shamala Devi Sekaran}, booktitle={Scientific reports}, year={2015} }