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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
2015
Review
2015
Invasive candidiasis is the most common fungal disease among hospitalized patients in the developed world. Invasive candidiasis… 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
Review
2003
Review
2003
A substantial proportion of patients become colonised with Candida spp during hospital stay, but only few subsequently develop… Expand
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Caspofungin is an echinocandin agent with fungicidal activity against candida species. We performed a double-blind… Expand
Review
1999
Review
1999
SUMMARY Until recently, Candida glabrata was considered a relatively nonpathogenic commensal fungal organism of human mucosal… 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
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
BACKGROUND AND METHODS Superficial and systemic fungal infections are a major problem among severely immunocompromised patients… Expand
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
BACKGROUND In early 1990 fluconazole was introduced as a prophylactic antifungal agent after bone marrow transplantation. During… Expand