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Ascomycetous yeasts from tropical intertidal dark mud of southeast Brazilian estuaries
Four different intertidal estuarine sediments had distinct yeast communities. One-hundred-ninety-three yeast isolates were classified in 47 species, with 34 of these in the genus Candida. Candida tropicalis was the only ...
Species distribution and susceptibility profile of Candida species in a Brazilian public tertiary hospital
Background. Species identification and antifungal susceptibility tests were carried out on 212 Candida isolates obtained from bloodstream infections, urinary tract infections and dialysis-associated peritonitis, from cases ...
Experimental systemic virulence of oral Candida dubliniensis isolates in comparison with Candida albicans, Candida tropicalis and Candida krusei
There are no previous studies on the comparative virulence of Candida dubliniensis with other non-albicans species. The aim of this study was to compare the virulence and infection kinetics of C. dubliniensis and other ...
Hyaluronidase and chondroitin sulphatase production by different species of Candida
The production of hyaluronidase and chondroitin sulphatase by Candida albicans, Candida tropicalis, Candida parapsilosis, Candida guilliermondii and Candida krusei was investigated using a complex culture medium (Sabouraud ...
Candida parapsilosis and candida guillermondii: Emerging pathogens in nail candidiasis
Background: Onychomycosis of the fingernails and toenails is generally caused by dermatophytes and yeasts. Toenail mycoses involve mainly dermatophytes but when Candida is also involved, the strain most commonly isolated ...
Candida/Candida biofilms. First description of dual-species Candida albicans/C. rugosa biofilm
Denture liners have physical properties that favour plaque accumulation and colonization by Candida species, irritating oral tissues and causing denture stomatitis. To isolate and determine the incidence of oral Candida ...
Antifungal activity of propolis on different species of Candida
Propolis is a resinous material collected by bees from the buds or other parts of plants. It is known for its biological properties, having antibacterial, antifungal and healing properties. The antifungal activity of ...
Microespectroscopia infravermelha por transformada de fourier: identificação e discriminação de cepas clínicas de Candida albicans e Candida glabrata
(Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP), 2014)