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any of the yeastlike imperfect fungi of the genus Candida

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Table 7 contains the results of an analysis of correlations between enzymatic activity and susceptibility to antifungal drugs of Candida krusei isolated from phone surfaces.
Out of 7 isolates, Candida krusei showed sensitivity to Voriconazole, Caspofungin, Micafungin and Amphotericin B were 85% each, Flucytosine and Fluconazole were 15% each.
Strains of Candida albicans (ATCC [sup][R] 90028[sup]™), Candida glabrata (ATCC [sup][R] 90030[sup]™), Candida krusei (ATCC [sup][R] 6258[sup]™) and Candida tropicalis (ATCC [sup][R]750[sup]™) were used as quality controls.
Distribucion de las especies de levaduras aisladas de acuerdo con los resultados de las pruebas bioquimicas Genero Especie Frecuencia % Candida Candida albicans 194 44,5 Candida glabrata 67 15,4 Candida tropicalis 66 15,1 Candida krusei 33 7,6 Complejo Candida parapsilosis 29 6,7 Candida famata 11 2,5 Candida lusitaniae 5 1,1 Candida spp.
Bloodstream infection with Oligella ureolytica, Candida krusei, and Bacteroides species in a patient with AIDS.
Application of CHROMagar Candida for rapid screening of clinical specimens for Candida albicans, Candida tropicalis, Candida krusei and Candida glabrata.
Regarding antifungal activity, bee venom showed fungistatic activity with MIC values ranging from 60 to >500 [micro]g/ml, while melittin exhibited a moderate fungicidal activity with MFC values ranging from 60 to 300 [micro]g/ml and Candida krusei was the most sensitive yeast with regard to bee venom and melittin with MIC values of 60 [micro]g/ml and 30 [micro]g/ml, respectively (Table 3).
of the first direct blood test for detection of five yeast pathogens that cause bloodstream infections: Candida albicans and/or Candida tropicalis, Candida parapsilosis, Candida glabrata and/or Candida krusei.
La mayoria de las especies de Candida aisladas resulto sensible al fluconazol, con excepcion de una Candida lusitaniae y todas las Candida krusei (tabla 2).
Although different species of Candida, such as Candida glabrata, Candida tropicalis, Candida krusei and Candida dubliniensis, are at present recog nized as increasing opportunistic pathogens specially in HIV infected individuals and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) patients, Candida albicans still remains the most common yeast isolated in humans [37].
The majority of the life threatening infections are caused by well known opportunistic pathogens, like Candida albicans and Aspergillis fungus, while less common species include Candida glabrata, Candida krusei, Candida parapsilosis and Candida tropicalis4-7.
The results revealed that the methanol extract from Tabebuia avellanedae exerts an inhibitory activity against Candida albicans, Candida dubliniensis, Candida parapsilosis, Candida tropicalis, Candida guilliermondii, Candida utilis, Candida krusei, Candida lusitaniae, Candida glabrata and Candida rugosa, with MIC values in the range of 0.
Durante los anos evaluados en el estudio, Candida spp fue el agente fungico mas cultivado, y solo a partir del 2010 cuando comienza la clasificacion de las diferentes especies por medio del CHROMOagarCandida [R], se observa que la especie mas predominante es Candida krusei, ocupando el primer lugar con un 33,7 % (134/398) en los cultivos del 2011.
Although Candida albicans is the predominant species isolated from vaginal samples (85-95%), Candida non-albicans (CNA) species have been reported with increasing frequency, mainly Candida glabrata, Candida parapsilosis, Candida tropicalis and Candida krusei (BAUTERS et al.