Malassezia furfur

Known as: orbiculares, Pityrosporum, Pityrosporum orbiculare, Pityrosporum orbiculares 
A species of obligatory lipophilic, anthropophilic yeast in the phylum Basidiomycota that is part of the normal human skin flora. This species is the… (More)
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2005
2005
Toll-like receptors (TLRs) are crucial players in the innate immune response to microbial invaders. The lipophilic yeast… (More)
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1999
1999
The yeast Malassezia furfur, also known as Pityrosporum orbiculare (ovale), is part of the normal microflora of the human skin… (More)
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1996
1996
Malassezia (M.) furfur is an anthropophilic fungus with complex growth requirements. Apart from its physiological appearance on… (More)
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1996
1996
The lipophilic dimorphic yeast Malassezia furfur is a common skin commensal and the aetiological agent of pityriasis versicolor… (More)
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1996
1996
Enzymes capable of metabolizing lipids are essential for the growth of Malassezia furfur in vitro and in vivo. We designed a… (More)
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1993
1993
PURPOSE, PATIENTS, AND METHODS Malassezia furfur has usually been described as a cause of catheter-related sepsis in neonates… (More)
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1990
1990
Malassezia furfur strains were isolated from the clinically normal skin of 10 volunteers by swabbing four different sites… (More)
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1989
1989
The prevalence and abundance of Malassezia furfur on clinically normal skin at 20 sites has been determined. All of the 16… (More)
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1987
1987
Malassezia furfur was recovered from blood cultures obtained through an indwelling line in seven severely ill infants… (More)
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1977
1977
Alterations in the morphologic and physiologic characters of 11 isolates of Pityrosporum orbiculare were noted upon prolonged… (More)
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