Scopulariopsis brevicaulis: a keratinophilic or a keratinolytic fungus?

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The morphologic expression of human hair and nail invasion in vitro by Scopulariopsis brevicaulis isolates was studied by light microscopy on whole material and on semi-thin sections, and also by scanning and transmission electron microscopy. Only three isolates of the nine that were examined were keratinolytic, capable of both attacking keratinic… (More)

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@article{Marchisio2000ScopulariopsisBA, title={Scopulariopsis brevicaulis: a keratinophilic or a keratinolytic fungus?}, author={Valeria Filipello Marchisio and Anna Fusconi and F L Querio}, journal={Mycoses}, year={2000}, volume={43 7-8}, pages={281-92} }