Association between multiple sclerosis and Candida species: evidence from a case-control study

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Candida infection among multiple sclerosis (MS) patients has not been studied in depth. We determined whether there is an association between serological evidence of Candida infection and MS. Blood specimens were obtained from 80 MS patients and 240 matched controls. Immunofluorescence analysis and ELISA were used to detect Candida species antibodies and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10096-010-0979-y

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@article{BenitoLen2010AssociationBM, title={Association between multiple sclerosis and Candida species: evidence from a case-control study}, author={Juli{\'a}n Benito-Le{\'o}n and Diana Pisa and R. Ib{\'a}{\~n}ez Alonso and Paola Calleja and Mar{\'i}a Elena D{\'i}az-S{\'a}nchez and Lee R Carrasco}, journal={European Journal of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases}, year={2010}, volume={29}, pages={1139-1145} }