Differentiation of three serovars of Malassezia furfur.

  title={Differentiation of three serovars of Malassezia furfur.},
  author={Anne C. Cunningham and John Peter Leeming and Eileen Ingham and G. Gowland},
  journal={The Journal of applied bacteriology},
  volume={68 5},
Malassezia furfur strains were isolated from the clinically normal skin of 10 volunteers by swabbing four different sites (forehead, ear, back and chest). The strains could be divided into three basic groups on the basis of cultural characteristics. Both unabsorbed and absorbed specific rabbit antisera were prepared against nine of the strains, and both… CONTINUE READING