Calmodulin Binding to Dfi1p Promotes Invasiveness of Candida albicans

@inproceedings{Davis2013CalmodulinBT,
  title={Calmodulin Binding to Dfi1p Promotes Invasiveness of Candida albicans},
  author={Talya R. Davis and Paola C. Zucchi and Carol A. Kumamoto},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2013}
}
Candida albicans, a dimorphic fungus, undergoes hyphal development in response to many different environmental cues, including growth in contact with a semi-solid matrix. C. albicans forms hyphae that invade agar when cells are embedded in or grown on the surface of agar, and the integral membrane protein Dfi1p is required for this activity. In addition… CONTINUE READING