Unraveling the secrets of Histoplasma capsulatum. A model to study morphogenic adaptation during parasite host/host interaction.

  • Barbara Maresca
  • Published 1995 in
    Verhandelingen - Koninklijke Academie voor…

Abstract

Early in the developmental period of microbiology, Pasteur first observed the phenomenon of dimorphism in fungi when he noticed that the bread mold Mucor grew as a filamentous mold aerobically on the surface of broth cultures but at the bottom of the flask where the environment was anaerobic it reproduced as budding yeast cells. Several infectious fungal… (More)

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@article{Maresca1995UnravelingTS, title={Unraveling the secrets of Histoplasma capsulatum. A model to study morphogenic adaptation during parasite host/host interaction.}, author={Barbara Maresca}, journal={Verhandelingen - Koninklijke Academie voor Geneeskunde van Belgie}, year={1995}, volume={57 2}, pages={133-56} }