Candida albicans impairs macrophage function and facilitates Pseudomonas aeruginosa pneumonia in rat.

@article{Roux2009CandidaAI,
  title={Candida albicans impairs macrophage function and facilitates Pseudomonas aeruginosa pneumonia in rat.},
  author={Damien Roux and St{\'e}phane Gaudry and Didier Dreyfuss and Jamel El-Benna and Nicolas de Prost and Erick Denamur and Georges Saumon and J L Ricard},
  journal={Critical care medicine},
  year={2009},
  volume={37 3},
  pages={1062-7}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine whether Candida albicans airway colonization influences Pseudomonas aeruginosa pneumonia prevalence in rats and by which mechanism. DESIGN Prospective, randomized, controlled animal study. SETTING Research laboratory of a university. SUBJECTS Male adult Wistar rats weighing 275-300 g. INTERVENTIONS In vivo: P. aeruginosa pneumonia was induced by bronchial instillation of P. aeruginosa in rats previously instilled or not with live or ethanol-killed C. albicans. In… CONTINUE READING

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