The role of the Aspergillus fumigatusareA gene in invasive pulmonary aspergillosis

@article{Hensel1998TheRO,
  title={The role of the Aspergillus fumigatusareA gene in invasive pulmonary aspergillosis},
  author={Michael T. Hensel and Herbert N. Arst, Jr and Agn{\`e}s Aufauvre-Brown and David W Holden},
  journal={Molecular and General Genetics MGG},
  year={1998},
  volume={258},
  pages={553-557}
}
Abstract The areA gene of Aspergillus nidulans is a positive-acting transcriptional factor required for the expression of genes involved in the utilization of a broad range of nitrogen sources other than ammonium and glutamine. We have investigated the role in pathogenesis of the corresponding gene (AfareA) of Aspergillus fumigatus, a causative agent of invasive pulmonary aspergillosis. Stable and unstable AfareA− strains were constructed and tested for altered virulence in mice on the basis of… 

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