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Candida (fungus)

Known as: Candidas, Candida <Debaryomycetaceae>, monilial 
A genus of yeast-like mitosporic Saccharomycetales fungi characterized by producing yeast cells, mycelia, pseudomycelia, and blastophores. It is… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
The discovery in 2009 of a new species of yeast, Candida auris, heralded the arrival of a novel emerging human infectious disease… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
  • S. Lockhart
  • Fungal genetics and biology : FG & B
  • 2019
  • Corpus ID: 195298894
Candida auris is an emerging species of yeast characterized by colonization of skin, persistence in the healthcare environment… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
ABSTRACT Fungal bloodstream infections are associated with significant patient mortality and health care costs. Nevertheless, the… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
SUMMARY Candida albicans is the most common fungal pathogen of humans and has developed an extensive repertoire of putative… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Caspofungin is an echinocandin agent with fungicidal activity against candida species. We performed a double-blind… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The fungus Candida albicans behaves as a commensal as well as a true pathogen of areas highly enriched in dendritic cells, such… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Candida albicans and Saccharomyces cerevisiae switch from a yeast to a filamentous form. In Saccharomyces, this switch is… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Background Amphotericin B has long been the standard treatment for candidemia, but its use is complicated by its toxicity. More… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
BACKGROUND AND METHODS Superficial and systemic fungal infections are a major problem among severely immunocompromised patients… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
BACKGROUND In early 1990 fluconazole was introduced as a prophylactic antifungal agent after bone marrow transplantation. During… Expand
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