EsophagealCandida infection and adherence mechanisms in the nonimmunocompromised rabbit

  title={EsophagealCandida infection and adherence mechanisms in the nonimmunocompromised rabbit},
  author={Kazunori Hoshika and Mitsuo Iida and Hiroko Mine},
  journal={Journal of Gastroenterology},
Candida infection of the esophagus has been reported not only in immunocompromised hosts but also in healthy individuals. However, its mechanisms of action in healthy individuals have not been clarified. Our previous study suggested that physical contact was an important factor for the adherence ofCandida albicans. The aim of the present study was to test our hypothesis and clarify the adherence mechanisms. Suspensions ofCandida albicans cells were given to rabbits in drinking water without the… CONTINUE READING

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