The in-vivo activity of an antifungal antibiotic, benanomicin A, in comparison with amphotericin B and fluconazole.

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The in-vivo antifungal activity of benanomicin A administered intravenously or subcutaneously was compared with that of amphotericin B and fluconazole using animal models of systemic infections with Candida albicans, Aspergillus fumigatus and Cryptococcus neoformans. The efficacy of benanomicin A in C. albicans infection was more pronounced when… (More)

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@article{Ohtsuka1997TheIA, title={The in-vivo activity of an antifungal antibiotic, benanomicin A, in comparison with amphotericin B and fluconazole.}, author={Kenzo Ohtsuka and M. Watanabe and Yuki Orikasa and Sakae Inouye and K. Uchida and H. Yamaguchi and S. Kondo and T. Takeuchi}, journal={The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy}, year={1997}, volume={39 1}, pages={71-7} }