Recent advances in the therapy against invasive aspergillosis.

  title={Recent advances in the therapy against invasive aspergillosis.},
  author={C. Escribano Gonz{\'a}lez},
  journal={Advances in experimental medicine and biology},
The members of the genus Aspergillus are opportunistic fungi that cause disease almost exclusively in patients with chronic lung pathology or depressed immune defenses. Aspergillus disease has a variety of clinical manifestations, ranging from allergic responses occurring in the absence of fungal growth or airway colonization to invasion and destruction of lung parenchyma with or without dissemination to other organs (Denning and Stevens, 1990; Greenberger, 2002; Marr et al., 2002; Muller et al… CONTINUE READING

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