Determination of antifungal susceptibility patterns among the environmental isolates of Aspergillus fumigatus in Iran

@inproceedings{Mohammadi2016DeterminationOA,
  title={Determination of antifungal susceptibility patterns among the environmental isolates of Aspergillus fumigatus in Iran},
  author={Faezeh Mohammadi and Parvin Dehghan and Shahram Nekoeian and Seyed Jamal Hashemi},
  booktitle={Advanced biomedical research},
  year={2016}
}
BACKGROUND In recent years, triazole-resistant environmental isolates of Aspergillus fumigatus have emerged in Europe and Asia. Azole resistance has been reported in patients who are treated with long-term azole therapy or exposure of the fungus spores to the azole fungicides used in agriculture. To date, a wide range of mutations in A. fumigatus have been… CONTINUE READING