Anidulafungin and micafungin MIC breakpoints are superior to that of caspofungin for identifying FKS mutant Candida glabrata
strains and echinocandin resistance.
Candida albicans and Candida glabrata
were used as targets for the antifungal evaluation.
Time for detection and limit of detection for singleplex isoPCR targeting of Candida glabrata
, compared to various control and conventional assays (5 replicates).
Nystatin vaginal suppository could be a therapy choice for vulvovaginal candidiasis caused by Candida glabrata
Culture results and treatment Culture results * Pt Organism Source 1 Alpha-hemolytic Nasopharyngeal streptococci soft tissue 2 Staphylococcus aureus Nasopharyngeal soft tissue Candida glabrata
Nasopharyngeal soft tissue Candida albicans Nasopharyngeal soft tissue Tuberculosis Disk material Aspergillus flavus Disk material 3 None None Treatment Pt Pharmacologic Other 1 Piperacillin/tazobactam Hyperbaric oxygen 2 Piperacillin/tazobactam Hyperbaric oxygen plus treatment for diskitis with isoniazid/pyrazinamide/ ethambutol and itraconazole 3 Piperacillin/tazobactam None plus ceftazidime * Blood cultures were negative in all 3 patients.
In addition, seventy-one clinical isolates each of Candida tropicalis, Candida glabrata
, Candida parapsilosis, and Candida krusei were also tested for colony characteristics on tobacco agar.
Both Candida krusei and Candida glabrata
are of clinical importance.
As the first positive bottle within a standard blood culture set represents the clinically actionable data point, only its time point was used in time to detection analysis, except for the comparison of anaerobic and aerobic detection times for Candida glabrata
, as noted.
5%) women and these consisted of Candida glabrata
Voriconazole appeared to be more potent than posaconazole for Candida glabrata
and Candida pelliculosa.
Esophageal perforation secondary to angio-invasive Candida glabrata
following hemopoietic stem cell transplantation.
NEW ORLEANS -- Candida glabrata
is becoming a more common culprit in oropharyngeal fungal infections, Spencer W.
The fungal efflux-pump inhibitors reduced intrinsic resistance in Candida glabrata
to one-eighth to one-sixteenth of normal, they said.
The T2 Biosystems data presented at the Mycoses Study Group meeting includes an evaluation of more than 400 human whole blood samples spiked with clinical isolates and lab strains for Candida albicans, Candida krusei, Candida glabrata
, Candida tropicalis, and Candida parapsilosis.
Bee venom Melittin ([micro]g/ml) ([micro]g/ml) MIC MFC MIC MFC Candida albicans 90028 100 100 100 100 Candida albicans (a) 105366 60 60 NT Candida glabrata
MYA 2950 >500 >500 300 300 Candida glabrataa 105410 >500 >500 300 300 Candida glabrataa 105413 >500 >500 300 300 Candida parapsilosis 22019 60 60 100 100 Candida parapsilosis (a) 105328 60 60 100 100 Candida tropicalis 9968 300 600 NT Candida krusei 90878 60 60 30 60 Microorganisms ATCC No.