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Intermolecular interactions of the malate synthase of Paracoccidioides spp
(BMC Microbiology, 2013-05-16) [Artigo]
Background: The fungus Paracoccidioides spp is the agent of paracoccidioidomycosis (PCM), a pulmonary mycosis acquired by the inhalation of fungal propagules. Paracoccidioides malate synthase (PbMLS) is important in the ...
Comparative study of disk diffusion and microdilution methods for evaluation of antifungal activity of natural compounds against medical yeasts Candida spp and Cryptococcus sp
(Revista de Ciências Farmacêuticas Básica e Aplicada, 2007-12-01) [Artigo]
Antifungal activity of natural products has been tested by adapting methods designed for synthetic drugs. In this study, two methods for the determination of antifungal activity of natural products, agar diffusion and broth ...
Cryptococcosis outbreak in psittacine birds in Brazil
(Medical Mycology, 2004-08-01) [Artigo]
An outbreak of cryptococcosis occurred in a breeding aviary in São Paulo, Brazil. Seven psittacine birds (of species Charmosyna papou, Lorius lory, Trichoglossus goldiei, Psittacula krameri and Psittacus erithacus) died ...
Distribution of exoantigens and a 43-kDa glycoprotein (gp43) in the yeast and mycelial forms of Paracoccidioides brasiliensis
(Journal de Mycologie Medicale, 1996-03-01) [Artigo]
Objective. Paracoccidioides brasiliensis antigens (strain 113) were located at ultrastructural level in both yeast and mycelial forms of the fungus. The reactivity of the sera employed was analysed. Materials and methods. ...