Antifungal activity of Parastrephia quadrangularis (Meyen) Cabrera extracts against Fusarium verticillioides

@article{Ciaccio2018AntifungalAO,
  title={Antifungal activity of Parastrephia quadrangularis (Meyen) Cabrera extracts against Fusarium verticillioides},
  author={L. Di Ciaccio and V. G. Spotorno and M. M. C{\'o}rdoba Est{\'e}vez and D. J. C. R{\'i}os and R. Fortunato and A. Salvat},
  journal={Letters in Applied Microbiology},
  year={2018},
  volume={66}
}
Fungi are cosmopolitan organisms that grow in and adapt to a vast number of substrates and environments, and that can cause diseases in humans and animals, as well as in crops. The vast area and diverse geographical characteristics of Argentina, with the consequent climatic diversity make the country an important source of biological resources suitable for the search of new compounds. The aim of the present study was to describe the antifungal activity of extracts of Parastrephia quadrangularis… Expand
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