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Antifungal Activity of Decyl Gallate against Several Species of Pathogenic Fungi
(Evidence-based Complementary And Alternative Medicine, 2014-01-01) [Artigo]
This work aims to demonstrate that the gallic acid structure modification to the decyl gallate (G14) compound contributed to increase the antifungal activity against several species of pathogenic fungi, mainly, Candida ...
Surface-expressed enolase contributes to the adhesion of Paracoccidioides brasiliensis to host cells
(FEMS Yeast Research, 2012-08-01) [Artigo]
Paracoccidioidomycosis is a systemic mycosis caused by the dimorphic fungus Paracoccidioides brasiliensis. Understanding the interactions between P.similar to brasiliensis and the host tissue depends on the study of the ...
Chemical and antifungal investigations of six Lippia species (Verbenaceae) from Brazil
(Food Chemistry, 2012-12-01) [Artigo]
The Lippia genus is used in ethnobotany as food, beverages, seasoning and antiseptic remedies, among others. The chemical compositions of fifteen extracts of six Lippia species were investigated comparatively by HPLC-PDA. ...
Antifungal Activity of Maytenin and Pristimerin
(Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2012-01-01) [Artigo]
Fungal infections in humans have increased alarmingly in recent years, particularly in immunocompromised individuals. Among the infections systemic candidiasis, aspergillosis, cryptococcosis, paracoccidioidomycosis, and ...
Anti-Trichophyton Activity of Protocatechuates and Their Synergism with Fluconazole
(Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2014-01-01) [Artigo]
Dermatophytosis and superficial mycosis are a major global public health problem that affects 20-25% of the world's population. The increase in fungal resistance to the commercially available antifungal agents, in conjunction ...
Anti-apoptotic effects of decyl gallate on the induction of apoptosis in A549 pneumocytes by Paracoccidioides brasiliensis gp43
(Medical Mycology, 2017-11-01) [Artigo]
Apoptosis is considered an escapemechanism from the host immune system for the fungus Paracoccidioides spp, and it serves as a vehicle for entry into macrophages without stimulating microbicidal activities. Recently, gp43 ...