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Chlamydospore formation of paracoccidioides brasiliensis strain Pb-18
Paracoccidioides brasiliensis is the causative agent of paracoccidioidomycosis and is known as a temperature-dependent dimorphic fungus. Even though several routes of transformation from a mycelial to yeast forms have been ...
Cell wall fractions from Paracoccidioides brasiliensis induce hypergammaglobulinemia
The antibody response against the antigen sheep red blood cells (SRBC) was investigated in mice pre-treated with formalin-killed Paracoccidioides brasiliensis or with cell wall fractions of the fungus. Pre-treatment with ...
The use of a mixture of somatic and culture filtrate antigens in the evaluation of the immune response to Paracoccidioides brasiliensis
(Blackwell Science, 1991-10-11)
Three Paracoccidioides brasiliensis antigens, namely a culture filtrate preparation, a somatic antigen and a mixture of equal parts of the two, were tested by two serological techniques against sera from patients with ...
Polyserositis in a patient with acute paracoccidioidomycosis and hepatosplenic schistosomiasis
(Kluwer Academic Publ, 1995-05-01)
A severe case of juvenile paracoccidioidomycosis (PCM), manifested as cholestatic jaundice, lymphnode enlargement and an unusual form of polyserositis, associated with portal hypertension secondary to schistosomiasis, as ...
Evaluation of Paracoccidioides brasiliensis exoantigen in the detection of delayed dermal hypersensitivity in experimental and human paracoccidioidomycosis
The exoantigen of Paracoccidioides brasiliensis standardized by Camargo et al.  (AgR) was used to evaluate the in vivo and in vitro cell immune response of experimental animals and of patients with paracoccidioidomycosis ...
Single Oral Paracoccidioidomycosis Mimicking Other Lesions: Report of Eight Cases