Penetration of Candida biofilms by antifungal agents.

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A filter disk assay was used to investigate the penetration of antifungal agents through biofilms containing single and mixed-species biofilms containing Candida. Fluconazole permeated all single-species Candida biofilms more rapidly than flucytosine. The rates of diffusion of either drug through biofilms of three strains of Candida albicans were similar… (More)

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@article{AlFattani2004PenetrationOC, title={Penetration of Candida biofilms by antifungal agents.}, author={Mohammed A Al-Fattani and Lisa J. Douglas}, journal={Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy}, year={2004}, volume={48 9}, pages={3291-7} }