Candida glabrata: A species of MITOSPORIC FUNGI commonly found on the body surface. It causes opportunistic infections especially in immunocompromised patients.Candida: A genus of yeast-like mitosporic Saccharomycetales fungi characterized by producing yeast cells, mycelia, pseudomycelia, and blastophores. It is commonly part of the normal flora of the skin, mouth, intestinal tract, and vagina, but can cause a variety of infections, including CANDIDIASIS; ONYCHOMYCOSIS; vulvovaginal candidiasis (CANDIDIASIS, VULVOVAGINAL), and thrush (see CANDIDIASIS, ORAL). (From Dorland, 28th ed)Candida albicans: A unicellular budding fungus which is the principal pathogenic species causing CANDIDIASIS (moniliasis).Candidiasis: Infection with a fungus of the genus CANDIDA. It is usually a superficial infection of the moist areas of the body and is generally caused by CANDIDA ALBICANS. (Dorland, 27th ed)Drug Resistance, Fungal: The ability of fungi to resist or to become tolerant to chemotherapeutic agents, antifungal agents, or antibiotics. This resistance may be acquired through gene mutation.Antifungal Agents: Substances that destroy fungi by suppressing their ability to grow or reproduce. They differ from FUNGICIDES, INDUSTRIAL because they defend against fungi present in human or animal tissues.Fluconazole: Triazole antifungal agent that is used to treat oropharyngeal CANDIDIASIS and cryptococcal MENINGITIS in AIDS.Echinocandins: Cyclic hexapeptides of proline-ornithine-threonine-proline-threonine-serine. The cyclization with a single non-peptide bond can lead them to be incorrectly called DEPSIPEPTIDES, but the echinocandins lack ester links. Antifungal activity is via inhibition of 1,3-beta-glucan synthase production of BETA-GLUCANS.Azoles: Five membered rings containing a NITROGEN atom.Fungemia: The presence of fungi circulating in the blood. Opportunistic fungal sepsis is seen most often in immunosuppressed patients with severe neutropenia or in postoperative patients with intravenous catheters and usually follows prolonged antibiotic therapy.Drug Resistance, Multiple, Fungal: The ability of fungi to resist or to become tolerant to several structurally and functionally distinct drugs simultaneously. This resistance phenotype may be attributed to multiple gene mutations.Lipopeptides: Compounds consisting of a short peptide chain conjugated with an acyl chain.Candidemia: A form of invasive candidiasis where species of CANDIDA are present in the blood.Candida tropicalis: A species of MITOSPORIC FUNGI that is a major cause of SEPTICEMIA and disseminated CANDIDIASIS, especially in patients with LYMPHOMA; LEUKEMIA; and DIABETES MELLITUS. It is also found as part of the normal human mucocutaneous flora.Candidiasis, Vulvovaginal: Infection of the VULVA and VAGINA with a fungus of the genus CANDIDA.Mycological Typing Techniques: Procedures for identifying types and strains of fungi.Fungal Proteins: Proteins found in any species of fungus.Microbial Sensitivity Tests: Any tests that demonstrate the relative efficacy of different chemotherapeutic agents against specific microorganisms (i.e., bacteria, fungi, viruses).Amphotericin B: Macrolide antifungal antibiotic produced by Streptomyces nodosus obtained from soil of the Orinoco river region of Venezuela.TriazolesDNA, Fungal: Deoxyribonucleic acid that makes up the genetic material of fungi.Flucytosine: A fluorinated cytosine analog that is used as an antifungal agent.Mycology: The study of the structure, growth, function, genetics, and reproduction of fungi, and MYCOSES.Gene Expression Regulation, Fungal: Any of the processes by which nuclear, cytoplasmic, or intercellular factors influence the differential control of gene action in fungi.Candidiasis, Invasive: An important nosocomial fungal infection with species of the genus CANDIDA, most frequently CANDIDA ALBICANS. Invasive candidiasis occurs when candidiasis goes beyond a superficial infection and manifests as CANDIDEMIA, deep tissue infection, or disseminated disease with deep organ involvement.Candidiasis, Oral: Infection of the mucous membranes of the mouth by a fungus of the genus CANDIDA. (Dorland, 27th ed)Genes, Fungal: The functional hereditary units of FUNGI.Peptides, Cyclic: Peptides whose amino and carboxy ends are linked together with a peptide bond forming a circular chain. Some of them are ANTI-INFECTIVE AGENTS. Some of them are biosynthesized non-ribosomally (PEPTIDE BIOSYNTHESIS, NON-RIBOSOMAL).Microbiological Techniques: Techniques used in microbiology.Itraconazole: A triazole antifungal agent that inhibits cytochrome P-450-dependent enzymes required for ERGOSTEROL synthesis.Histatins: A group of small, histidine-rich, cationic peptides in human SALIVA which are antibacterial and antifungal.Ergosterol: A steroid of interest both because its biosynthesis in FUNGI is a target of ANTIFUNGAL AGENTS, notably AZOLES, and because when it is present in SKIN of animals, ULTRAVIOLET RAYS break a bond to result in ERGOCALCIFEROL.Miconazole: An imidazole antifungal agent that is used topically and by intravenous infusion.Culture Media: Any liquid or solid preparation made specifically for the growth, storage, or transport of microorganisms or other types of cells. The variety of media that exist allow for the culturing of specific microorganisms and cell types, such as differential media, selective media, test media, and defined media. Solid media consist of liquid media that have been solidified with an agent such as AGAR or GELATIN.Fungi: A kingdom of eukaryotic, heterotrophic organisms that live parasitically as saprobes, including MUSHROOMS; YEASTS; smuts, molds, etc. They reproduce either sexually or asexually, and have life cycles that range from simple to complex. Filamentous fungi, commonly known as molds, refer to those that grow as multicellular colonies.Sterol 14-Demethylase: An NADPH-dependent P450 enzyme that plays an essential role in the sterol biosynthetic pathway by catalyzing the demethylation of 14-methyl sterols such as lanosterol. The enzyme acts via the repeated hydroxylation of the 14-methyl group, resulting in its stepwise conversion into an alcohol, an aldehyde and then a carboxylate, which is removed as formic acid. Sterol 14-demethylase is an unusual cytochrome P450 enzyme in that it is found in a broad variety of organisms including ANIMALS; PLANTS; FUNGI; and protozoa.Genome, Fungal: The complete gene complement contained in a set of chromosomes in a fungus.MycosesYeasts: A general term for single-celled rounded fungi that reproduce by budding. Brewers' and bakers' yeasts are SACCHAROMYCES CEREVISIAE; therapeutic dried yeast is YEAST, DRIED.Colony Count, Microbial: Enumeration by direct count of viable, isolated bacterial, archaeal, or fungal CELLS or SPORES capable of growth on solid CULTURE MEDIA. The method is used routinely by environmental microbiologists for quantifying organisms in AIR; FOOD; and WATER; by clinicians for measuring patients' microbial load; and in antimicrobial drug testing.Glucosyltransferases: Enzymes that catalyze the transfer of glucose from a nucleoside diphosphate glucose to an acceptor molecule which is frequently another carbohydrate. EC 2.4.1.-.Schistosoma mansoni: A species of trematode blood flukes of the family Schistosomatidae. It is common in the Nile delta. The intermediate host is the planorbid snail. This parasite causes schistosomiasis mansoni and intestinal bilharziasis.Chromogenic Compounds: Colorless, endogenous or exogenous pigment precursors that may be transformed by biological mechanisms into colored compounds; used in biochemical assays and in diagnosis as indicators, especially in the form of enzyme substrates. Synonym: chromogens (not to be confused with pigment-synthesizing bacteria also called chromogens).Econazole: An imidazole derivative that is commonly used as a topical antifungal agent.Candidiasis, Cutaneous: Candidiasis of the skin manifested as eczema-like lesions of the interdigital spaces, perleche, or chronic paronychia. (Dorland, 27th ed)Trichosporon: A mitosporic fungal genus causing opportunistic infections, endocarditis, fungemia, a hypersensitivity pneumonitis (see TRICHOSPORONOSIS) and white PIEDRA.Molecular Sequence Data: Descriptions of specific amino acid, carbohydrate, or nucleotide sequences which have appeared in the published literature and/or are deposited in and maintained by databanks such as GENBANK, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), National Biomedical Research Foundation (NBRF), or other sequence repositories.Pyrimidines: A family of 6-membered heterocyclic compounds occurring in nature in a wide variety of forms. They include several nucleic acid constituents (CYTOSINE; THYMINE; and URACIL) and form the basic structure of the barbiturates.Genes, Mating Type, Fungal: Fungal genes that mostly encode TRANSCRIPTION FACTORS. In some FUNGI they also encode PHEROMONES and PHEROMONE RECEPTORS. The transcription factors control expression of specific proteins that give a cell its mating identity. Opposite mating type identities are required for mating.Random Amplified Polymorphic DNA Technique: Technique that utilizes low-stringency polymerase chain reaction (PCR) amplification with single primers of arbitrary sequence to generate strain-specific arrays of anonymous DNA fragments. RAPD technique may be used to determine taxonomic identity, assess kinship relationships, analyze mixed genome samples, and create specific probes.Saccharomyces cerevisiae: A species of the genus SACCHAROMYCES, family Saccharomycetaceae, order Saccharomycetales, known as "baker's" or "brewer's" yeast. The dried form is used as a dietary supplement.Pelvic Infection: Infection involving the tissues or organs in the PELVIS.Copper Sulfate: A sulfate salt of copper. It is a potent emetic and is used as an antidote for poisoning by phosphorus. It also can be used to prevent the growth of algae.Mouth: The oval-shaped oral cavity located at the apex of the digestive tract and consisting of two parts: the vestibule and the oral cavity proper.Cryptococcus: A mitosporic Tremellales fungal genus whose species usually have a capsule and do not form pseudomycellium. Teleomorphs include Filobasidiella and Fidobasidium.Ketoconazole: Broad spectrum antifungal agent used for long periods at high doses, especially in immunosuppressed patients.Virulence: The degree of pathogenicity within a group or species of microorganisms or viruses as indicated by case fatality rates and/or the ability of the organism to invade the tissues of the host. The pathogenic capacity of an organism is determined by its VIRULENCE FACTORS.Sterols: Steroids with a hydroxyl group at C-3 and most of the skeleton of cholestane. Additional carbon atoms may be present in the side chain. (IUPAC Steroid Nomenclature, 1987)Species Specificity: The restriction of a characteristic behavior, anatomical structure or physical system, such as immune response; metabolic response, or gene or gene variant to the members of one species. It refers to that property which differentiates one species from another but it is also used for phylogenetic levels higher or lower than the species.Echinostoma: A genus of intestinal flukes of the family Echinostomatidae which consists of many species. They occur in man and other vertebrates. The intermediate hosts are frequently mollusks.Agar: A complex sulfated polymer of galactose units, extracted from Gelidium cartilagineum, Gracilaria confervoides, and related red algae. It is used as a gel in the preparation of solid culture media for microorganisms, as a bulk laxative, in making emulsions, and as a supporting medium for immunodiffusion and immunoelectrophoresis.

Phenotypic switching and filamentation in Candida glabrata. (1/351)

Candida glabrata switches spontaneously, reversibly and at high frequency among the following four phenotypes distinguishable by graded colony colouration on CuSO(4)-containing agar: white (Wh), light brown (LB), dark brown (DB) and very dark brown (vDB). These phenotypes also differ in a graded fashion in the level of expression of the metallothionein gene MTII (WhvDB), the frequency of switching (Wh>LB>DB>vDB) and colouration on phloxine B-containing agar (Wh>LB>DB>vDB). Switching among the four graded phenotypes is referred to as 'the core switching system'. An additional switch phenotype, 'irregular wrinkle' (IWr), has been identified, which exhibits a highly wrinkled colony morphology. The characteristics of IWr suggest that switching to and from this phenotype represents a second high-frequency switching system. A microscopic analysis revealed that during the first 3 days of colony development, cells in the centres of Wh, LB, DB and vDB colonies expressed almost exclusively the budding yeast phenotype. After 3 days, however, pseudohyphae and cells extending tubes accumulated, so that by 7 days the proportions of these two cellular phenotypes reached 40-50% and 10-20%, respectively. In contrast, IWr colonies were composed almost exclusively of pseudohyphae through the first 6 days of colony development. After 6 days, IWr colonies began to accumulate both budding yeast cells and tubes. The tubes formed by C. glabrata reached lengths of up to six cell diameters, but the tubes did not represent traditional compartmentalized hyphae. Tube growth ended when the tube tip expanded to form a bud. Tubes then functioned as corridors for daughter nucleus migration to the apical bud, and were ultimately left uncompartmentalized and nucleus free. Core switching, pseudohypha formation and tube formation occurred in a majority of 62 tested clinical isolates, demonstrating that these developmental programmes are general characteristics of most strains of C. glabrata.  (+info)

Endogenous reactive oxygen species is an important mediator of miconazole antifungal effect. (2/351)

We investigated the significance of endogenous reactive oxygen species (ROS) produced by fungi treated with miconazole. ROS production in Candida albicans was measured by a real-time fluorogenic assay. The level of ROS production was increased by miconazole at the MIC (0.125 micro g/ml) and was enhanced further in a dose-dependent manner, with a fourfold increase detected when miconazole was used at 12.5 micro g/ml. This increase in the level of ROS production was completely inhibited by pyrrolidinedithiocarbamate (PDTC), an antioxidant, at 10 micro M. In a colony formation assay, the decrease in cell viability associated with miconazole treatment was significantly prevented by addition of PDTC. Moreover, the level of ROS production by 10 clinical isolates of Candida species was inversely correlated with the miconazole MIC (r = -0.8818; P < 0.01). These results indicate that ROS production is important to the antifungal activity of miconazole.  (+info)

Prospective, multicenter surveillance study of Candida glabrata: fluconazole and itraconazole susceptibility profiles in bloodstream, invasive, and colonizing strains and differences between isolates from three urban teaching hospitals in New York City (Candida Susceptibility Trends Study, 1998 to 1999). (3/351)

Since the 1990s, the substantial increase in the rate of Candida glabrata infections has become a serious problem. As most C. glabrata infections arise from the host's endogenous microflora, the present prospective, multicenter analysis included all clinical isolates associated with colonization and with systemic and hematogenous candidiasis. Among 347 C. glabrata isolates, the overall rates of resistance to fluconazole (MIC > or = 64 micro g/ml) and itraconazole (MIC > or = 1 micro g/ml) were 10.7 and 15.2%, respectively, although for half (n = 148) of the itraconazole-susceptible isolates the MICs (0.25 to 0.5 micro g/ml) were in the susceptible-dependent upon dose range. Fluconazole resistance was more common among C. glabrata isolates obtained from centers caring for patients with cancer (MICs at which 90% of isolates are inhibited [MIC(90)s] = 32 micro g/ml) or AIDS (MIC(90)s > 64 micro g/ml) than among C. glabrata isolates from a community-based university medical center (MIC(90)s = 16 micro g/ml) (P = 0.001). Thirty-three bloodstream isolates and those obtained from other body sites had similar in vitro susceptibility profiles. The fluconazole MIC(90)s (< or =16 micro g/ml) for C. glabrata yeast isolates from the gastrointestinal tract were lower than those (> or =64 micro g/ml) for C. glabrata isolates from respiratory and urinary tract samples (P = 0.01). A similar discrepancy for itraconazole was not significant (P > 0.5). We did not observe differences in fluconazole or itraconazole susceptibility profiles among C. glabrata isolates associated with either hematogenous dissemination or colonization. The significant discrepancy in antifungal susceptibility among C. glabrata organisms isolated from hospitals in the same geographic region emphasizes the significance of periodic susceptibility surveillance programs for individual institutions, especially those providing care to patients at risk.  (+info)

Candida glabrata ATP-binding cassette transporters Cdr1p and Pdh1p expressed in a Saccharomyces cerevisiae strain deficient in membrane transporters show phosphorylation-dependent pumping properties. (4/351)

The expression and drug efflux activity of the ATP binding cassette transporters Cdr1p and Pdh1p are thought to have contributed to the recent increase in the number of fungal infections caused by Candida glabrata. The function of these transporters and their pumping characteristics, however, remain ill defined. We have evaluated the function of Cdr1p and Pdh1p through their heterologous hyperexpression in a Saccharomyces cerevisiae strain deleted in seven major drug efflux transporters to minimize the background drug efflux activity. Although both Cdr1p- and Pdh1p-expressing strains CDR1-AD and PDH1-AD acquired multiple resistances to structurally unrelated compounds, CDR1-AD showed, in most cases, higher levels of resistance than PDH1-AD. CDR1-AD also showed greater rhodamine 6G efflux and resistance to pump inhibitors, although plasma membrane fractions had comparable NTPase activities. These results indicate that Cdr1p makes a larger contribution than Phd1p to the reduced susceptibility of C. glabrata to xenobiotics. Both pump proteins were phosphorylated in a glucose-dependent manner. Whereas the phosphorylation of Cdr1p affected its NTPase activity, the protein kinase A-mediated phosphorylation of Pdh1p, which was necessary for drug efflux, did not. This suggests that phosphorylation of Pdh1p may be required for efficient coupling of NTPase activity with drug efflux.  (+info)

Identification of Candida glabrata by a 30-second trehalase test. (5/351)

Rapid (30-s) trehalase tests done with material from colonies of 482 yeasts suspended in a drop of trehalose solution on a commercially supplied glucose test strip were positive for 225 (99.1%) of 227 Candida glabrata isolates grown on either of two differential media, Candida ID medium or CandiSelect medium. The test was positive for only 3 (1.2%) and 12 (4.7%) of 255 isolates of other medically important yeast species grown on the same two media, respectively. A rapid maltase test done with a subset of 255 yeast isolates was negative for all but 1 of 64 trehalase-positive C. glabrata isolates, raising the specificity of the rapid testing for C. glabrata to 98.4 to 100%, depending on the isolation medium used. Rapid trehalase and maltase tests done independently in two laboratories with 217 yeast isolates showed sensitivities of 96.0 to 98.0% and specificities of 98.2 to 99.4% for identification of C. glabrata from colonies grown on Candida ID medium. The specificity was much lower because of frequent false-positive trehalose test results when the source of colonies was Sabouraud agar formulated with 4% glucose. We conclude that direct recognition of C. albicans as blue colonies on Candida ID isolation medium coupled with the performance of the 30-s trehalase and maltase tests for C. glabrata among the white colonies on this medium will allow the rapid presumptive identification of the two yeast species most commonly encountered in clinical samples.  (+info)

Prospective evaluation of Candida species colonization in hospitalized cancer patients: impact on short-term survival in recipients of marrow transplantation and patients with hematological malignancies. (6/351)

Most hematogenous candidiasis originates from endogenous host flora. The impact of clinically prominent Candida colonization on short-term mortality (50 colonies of Candida from non-sterile sites. Fourteen (7.1%) patients were granulocytopenic (ANC +info)

The complete mitochondrial genome sequence of the pathogenic yeast Candida (Torulopsis) glabrata. (7/351)

We report here the complete sequence of the mitochondrial (mt) genome of the pathogenic yeast Candida glabrata. This 20 kb mt genome is the smallest among sequenced hemiascomycetous yeasts. Despite its compaction, the mt genome contains the genes encoding the apocytochrome b (COB), three subunits of ATP synthetase (ATP6, 8 and 9), three subunits of cytochrome oxidase (COX1, 2 and 3), the ribosomal protein VAR1, 23 tRNAs, small and large ribosomal RNAs and the RNA subunit of RNase P. Three group I introns each with an intronic open reading frame are present in the COX1 gene. This sequence is available under accession number AJ511533.  (+info)

Multiple patterns of resistance to fluconazole in Candida glabrata isolates from a patient with oropharyngeal candidiasis receiving head and neck radiation. (8/351)

Candida glabrata has emerged in recent years as a significant cause of systemic fungal infection. We have previously reported on the first three patients receiving radiation for head and neck cancer to develop oropharyngeal candidiasis due to C. glabrata. The goal of this study was to track the development of increased fluconazole resistance in C. glabrata isolates and to evaluate previously described genetic mechanisms associated with this resistance from one of these three patients. The patient was a 52-year-old man with squamous cell carcinoma treated with radiation. At week 7 of his radiation, he developed oropharyngeal candidiasis, which was treated with 200 mg of fluconazole daily for 2 weeks. Serial cultures from this and three subsequent time points yielded C. glabrata. Isolates from these cultures were subjected to antifungal susceptibility testing, DNA karyotyping, and evaluation of the expression of genes previously associated with C. glabrata resistance to fluconazole, CgCDR1, CgCDR2, and CgERG11. Two strains (A and B) of C. glabrata were identified and found to display different patterns of resistance development and gene expression. Strain A developed resistance over a 2-week period and showed no overexpression of these genes. In contrast, strain B first showed resistance 6 weeks after fluconazole therapy was discontinued but showed overexpression of all three genes. In conclusion, development of resistance to fluconazole by C. glabrata is a highly varied process involving multiple molecular mechanisms.  (+info)

*Candida glabrata

Fungus's "Candida inconspicua" Genolevures: Candida glabrata, Genome Candida glabrata genome map. ... Candida glabrata is a haploid yeast of the genus Candida, previously known as Torulopsis glabrata. This species of yeast is non ... Listed under the 'Rare Diseases' database on the NIH web site[verification needed], Torulopsis glabrata, or Candida glabrata ... Like many Candida species, C. glabrata resistance to Echinocandin is also increasing, leaving expensive and toxic antifungal ...

*Nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide

Ma B, Pan SJ, Zupancic ML, Cormack BP (2007). "Assimilation of NAD+ precursors in Candida glabrata". Mol. Microbiol. 66 (1): 14 ... Some pathogens, such as the yeast Candida glabrata and the bacterium Haemophilus influenzae are NAD+ auxotrophs - they cannot ...

*Glycogen debranching enzyme

The structure of the Candida glabrata GDE has been reported. The structure revealed that distinct domains in GDE encode the ...

*CRISPR/Cas Tools

"Genome engineering in the yeast pathogen Candida glabrata using the CRISPR-Cas9 system". Scientific Reports. 6: 35766. doi: ... For a given candidate gRNA, these tools report its list of potential off-targets in the genome thereby allowing the designer to ...

*Aminocandin

"Evaluation of aminocandin and caspofungin against Candida glabrata including isolates with reduced caspofungin susceptibility ...

*Synthesis of nanoparticles by fungi

... and Candida glabrata. The white-rot fungus Phanerochaete chrysosporium has also been demonstrated to be able to synthesize ... and cytosolic extracts from Candida albican. Intracellular gold nanoparticle synthesis has been demonstrated by a Verticillum ...

*Essential oil

... sensitive Candida glabrata". Journal de Mycologie Médicale / Journal of Medical Mycology. 25 (3): 213-7. doi:10.1016/j.mycmed. ... "Liquid and vapour-phase antifungal activities of essential oils against Candida albicans and non-albicans Candida". BMC ...

*Pteleopsis myrtifolia

Root extracts showed antifungal activity against Candida glabrata and Candida krusei, and some activity against Cryptococcus ...

*Candida bracarensis

"Identification of Candida nivariensis and Candida bracarensis in a Large Global Collection of Candida glabrata Isolates: ... "Candida bracarensis sp. nov., a novel anamorphic yeast species phenotypically similar to Candida glabrata". International ... "Candida bracarensis Detected among Isolates of Candida glabrata by Peptide Nucleic Acid Fluorescence In Situ Hybridization: ... "Prevalence of Candida bracarensis and Candida nivariensisin a Spanish collection of yeasts: comparison of results from a ...

*Bet hedging (biology)

For example, pathogenic strains of yeast like Candida albicans or Candida glabrata using this strategy will resist treatments. ...

*Mycoplasma salivarium

"Mycoplasma salivarium detected in a microbial community with Candida glabrata in the biofilm of an occluded biliary stent". ...

*Candida tropicalis

"Candida glabrata, Candida parapsilosis and Candida tropicalis: biology, epidemiology, pathogenicity and antifungal resistance ... In the genus Candida, there are other species that are synonym of Candida tropicalis. Candida albicans is taxonomically close ... Candida tropicalis is a species of yeast in the genus Candida. It is a common pathogen in neutropenic hosts, in whom it may ... Genus Candida was a term used to describe any asexual yeast without any of the following characteristics: production of acetic ...

*Kluyveromyces lactis

Complete sequencing and comparison of four hemiascomycetous yeasts has been undertaken these are Candida glabrata, ...

*Yeast

Candida glabrata is the second most common Candida pathogen after C. albicans, causing infections of the urogenital tract, and ... Brunke S, Hube B (2013). "Two unlike cousins: Candida albicans and C. glabrata infection strategies". Cellular Microbiology. 15 ... Candida is commonly found as a commensal yeast in the mucous membranes of humans and other warm-blooded animals. However, ... Yeasts of the Candida genus, another group of opportunistic pathogens, cause oral and vaginal infections in humans, known as ...

*Fluconazole

... 's spectrum of activity includes most Candida species (but not Candida krusei or Candida glabrata), Cryptococcus ... C. glabrata develops resistance by up regulating CDR genes, and resistance in C. krusei is mediated by reduced sensitivity of ... The prevention of Candida infections in people with weak immune systems, such as those neutropenic due to cancer chemotherapy, ... Certain systemic Candida infections in people with healthy immune systems, including infections of the bloodstream, kidney, or ...

*Clausena anisata

Candida glabrata, Candida tropicalis, Candida parapsilosis, Candida krusei and Cryptococcus neoformans. A methanolic extract ... Leaf extracts strongly affect the fungi causing oral candidiasis and skin infections - Candida albicans, ...

*Yeast mitochondrial code

The remaining CGN codons are rare in Saccharomyces cerevisiae and absent in Candida glabrata. The AUA codon is common in the ... Candida glabrata, Hansenula saturnus, and Kluyveromyces thermotolerans. AAs = FFLLSSSSYY** ...

*Model organism databases

... multispecies search and analysis tools with curated gene and protein information for Candida albicans and Candida glabrata". ... 2012). "The Candida genome database incorporates multiple Candida species: ...

*Turnera subulata

... such as Candida glabrata, Aspergillus flavus, A. niger, A. fumigatus, Penicillium chrysogenum, and Candida albicans. Hot water ...

*Candida parapsilosis

"Candida glabrata,Candida parapsilosis andCandida tropicalis: biology, epidemiology, pathogenicityand antifungal resistance". ... Unlike Candida albicans and Candida tropicalis, Candida parapsilosis is not an obligate human pathogen, having been isolated ... "Comparison of Candida parapsilosis, Candida orthopsilosis, and Candida metapsilosis adhesive properties and pathogenicity". ... "Prevalence and Distribution Profiles of Candida parapsilosis, Candida orthopsilosis and Candida metapsilosis Responsible for ...

*Oral candidiasis

Candida tropicalis, Candida glabrata, Candida parapsilosis, Candida krusei, or other species (Candida stellatoidea, Candida ... pseudotropicalis, Candida famata, Candida rugosa, Candida geotrichium, Candida dubliniensis, and Candida guilliermondii). C. ... More Candida is detected in the early morning and the late afternoon. The greatest quantity of Candida species are harbored on ... Oral carriage of Candida is pre-requisite for the development of oral candidiasis. For Candida species to colonize and survive ...

*List of MeSH codes (B05)

... candida MeSH B05.381.147.326 --- candida albicans MeSH B05.381.147.400 --- candida glabrata MeSH B05.381.147.800 --- candida ... candida MeSH B05.930.176.326 --- candida albicans MeSH B05.930.176.400 --- candida glabrata MeSH B05.930.176.800 --- candida ...

*Fungemia

The most commonly known pathogen is Candida albicans, causing roughly 70% of fungemias, followed by Candida glabrata with 10%, ... glabrata, Saccharomyces boulardii, Candida tropicalis, C. krusei and C. parapsilosis is increasing, perhaps because significant ... The most common type, also known as candidemia, candedemia, or systemic candidiasis, is caused by Candida species, but ... use of fluconazole is common or due to increase in antibiotic use.[citation needed] New emerging pathogen: Candida auris is an ...

*List of sequenced fungi genomes

Candida albicans Strain:WO-1, human pathogen (2009) Candida dubliniensis CD36, human pathogen (2009) Candida glabrata Strain: ... Candida lusitaniae, human pathogen (2009) Candida parapsilosis, human pathogen (2009) Candida orthopsilosis'', human pathogen ( ... 2012) Candida tropicalis, human pathogen (2009) Debaryomyces hansenii Strain:CBS767, industrial use (2004) Debaryomyces ... "Sequence and analysis of the genome of the pathogenic yeast Candida orthopsilosis". PLoS ONE. 7 (4): e35750. Bibcode:2012PLoSO ...

*Candida (fungus)

For example, Candida glabrata, Candida guilliermondii, and Candida lusitaniae are clearly misclassified and will be placed in ... Candida mesorugosa, Candida neorugosa, Candida pseudorugosa, Candida ranongensis, Candida rugosa and Candida scorzettiae to the ... Candida antarctica is a source of industrially important lipases. When grown in a laboratory, Candida appears as large, round, ... which help to distinguish it from other Candida species. Recent molecular phylogenetic studies show that the genus Candida as ...

*List of marine molluscs of Venezuela

Barbatia candida (Helbling, 1779) Barbatia tenera (C.B. Adams, 1845) Noetia bisulcata (Lamarck, 1819) Noetia ponderosa (Say, ... Ancilla glabrata (Linnaeus, 1758) Ancilla tankrvilleii (Linnaeus, 1758) Jaspidella jaspidea (Gmelin, 1791) Oliva caribaensis ...
Candida glabrata is a major opportunistic human fungal pathogen causing superficial as well as systemic infections in immunocompromised individuals and several other patient cohorts. C. glabrata represents the second most prevalent cause of candidemia and a better understanding of its virulence and drug resistance mechanisms is thus of high medical relevance. In contrast to the diploid dimorphic pathogen C. albicans, whose ability to undergo filamentation is considered a major virulence trait, C. glabrata has a haploid genome and lacks the ability to switch to filamentous growth. A major impediment for the clinical therapy of C. glabrata infections is its high intrinsic resistance to several antifungal drugs, especially azoles. Further, the development of antifungal resistance, particularly during prolonged and prophylactic therapies is diminishing efficacies of therapeutic interventions. In addition, C. glabrata harbors a large repertoire of adhesins involved in the adherence to host epithelia.
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We report a series of 7 cases of invasive Candida glabrata infections that developed during azole therapy, with several isolates exhibiting relatively high MICs of both the "old" (fluconazole) and "new" (voriconazole) drugs approved for treatment of candidemia. This observation has important therapeutic implications, as it suggests that Candida glabrata can exhibit clinically meaningful resistance across different azole drugs.. The spectrum of activity of voriconazole is increased compared to fluconazole, with several studies reporting that both Candida albicans and non-C. albicans Candida species exhibit low MICs of voriconazole (17, 18). The finding that MIC50s and MIC90s of voriconazole for C. glabrata are low, approximately 0.25 and 1 μg/ml in large surveys of nonselected isolates (19), suggests that this drug retains good clinical activity. It is with this justification that investigators of a recent randomized trial evaluating voriconazole therapy for candidemia suggest that voriconazole ...
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The purpose of this study was to examine the effect of silver nanoparticles (SN) and nystatin on pre-formed biofilms (single and dual species combinations of Candida glabrata and Candida albicans). Thus, adhesion and biofilm assays were performed on acrylic surface in presence of artificial saliva (AS), during 2 h and 48 h, respectively. Candida glabrata and C. albicans adhered cells were determined by counting recovered colony forming units (CFUs) on CHROMagar® Candida. In addition, crystal violet (CV) staining, as an indicator of biomass, was used to quantify biofilm formation ability. Furthermore, pre-formed biofilms were treated either with SN or nystatin and its effects on biofilms evaluated after 24 h. The results showed that both Candidia species adhered to, and formed biofilms on acrylic. Candida glabrata biofilms had significantly higher CFUs compared with biofilms of C. albicans (P,0.05). In the case of dual species biofilms, the number of CFUs for each species was equivalent to that ...
Author Summary Clinical infections by the yeast-like pathogen Candida glabrata have been ever-increasing over the past years. Importantly, C. glabrata is one of the most prevalent causes of drug-refractory fungal infections in humans. We have generated a novel large-scale collection encompassing 619 bar-coded C. glabrata mutants, each lacking a single gene. Extensive profiling of phenotypes reveals a number of novel genes implicated in tolerance to antifungal drugs that interfere with proper cell wall function, as well as genes affecting fitness of C. glabrata both during normal growth and under environmental stress. This fungal deletion collection will be a valuable resource for the community to study mechanisms of virulence and antifungal drug tolerance in C. glabrata, which is particularly relevant in view of the increasing prevalence of infections caused by this important human fungal pathogen.
Candida glabrata ATCC ® 2001D-5™ Designation: Genomic DNA from Candida glabrata Strain CBS 138 [ATCC ® 2001™] Application:
Candida glabrata ATCC ® 15545D-5™ Designation: Genomic DNA from Candida glabrata strain NRRL YB-4025 (ATCC ® 15545™) Application:
HIS3 deletion construct: We cloned the HIS3 locus as a SphI-BglII fragment (2.5 kb) into Puc19 to generate pBC102.1. The sequence of this 2.5-kb region is available under GenBank accession number AF107116. Primer HIS3PST1, homologous to the 3′ end of the His3 coding region, was used to amplify a PstI-BglII fragment and primer HIS3PST2, homologous to the 5′ end of the HIS3 coding region, was used to amplify a SphI-PstI fragment. The primer sequences are in Table 2. These fragments were combined with SphI-BamHI-digested YIplac211 (Gietz and Sugino 1988) in a ligation to generate pBC104. Yiplac211 carries the Saccharomyces cerevisiae URA3 gene that functions in C. glabrata. pBC104 plasmid carries the 5′- and 3′-untranslated regions of HIS3, but is deleted for the entire coding region (nucleotide 1 to 631, with respect to the "A" of the first methionine codon). The flanking region was sequenced to verify that there were no mutations introduced by PCR. PBC104 was linearized by digestion with ...
Candida glabrata is considered a major opportunistic fungal pathogen of humans. The capacity of this yeast species to cause infections is dependent on the ability to grow within the human host environment and to assimilate the carbon sources available. Previous studies have suggested that C. albicans can encounter glucose-poor microenvironments during infection and that the ability to use alternative non-fermentable carbon sources, such as carboxylic acids, contributes to the virulence of this fungus. Transcriptional studies on C. glabrata cells identified a similar response, upon nutrient deprivation. In this work, we aimed at analyzing biofilm formation, antifungal drug resistance, and phagocytosis of C. glabrata cells grown in the presence of acetic acid as an alternative carbon source. C. glabrata planktonic cells grown in media containing acetic acid were more susceptible to fluconazole and were better phagocytosed and killed by macrophages than when compared to media lacking acetic acid. Growth in
Background: Azoles and echinocandins are commonly used for treatment of invasive fungal infections. Resistance by Candida glabrata to echinocandins is emerging. Availability of antifungal susceptibility testing of bloodstream isolates (especially C. glabrata) is necessary for appropriate therapy. The aim of this study was to determine antifungal susceptibilities for C. glabrata and compare results from two testing methods. Methods: A total of 429 Candida blood culture isolates were collected from unique New Orleans patients during 2009-2015. Of these, 151 (35%) were C. glabrata (146 viable for testing). Caspofungin and fluconazole MICs were determined by two FDA-approved antifungal susceptibility testing methods, the Vitek® 2 system and the Etest® method. Vitek MICs were finalized in an average time of 13h; Etest MICs were read at 24h. Results: C. glabrata Vitek 2 and Etest determined caspofungin resistance ranged from 6% to 7%, respectively; fluconazole resistance, 12% to 23%, respectively. ...
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Helpful, trusted answers from doctors: Dr. Affleck on candida glabrata symptoms: Thrush is a yeast infection in the mouth. Candida is the name of the yeast. Cystitis is a bladder infection, which could be a viral infection, bacterial infection or a yeast infection. Yeast infection just means that you have an infection from yeast and it could be just about anywhere. Vaginal yeast infections and oral (mouth) yeast infections do tend to be the most common, but skin occurs too.
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Growth kinetics and extracellular bioemulsifier production. Figure 1 shows the biomass concentration, pH and emulsification index of Candida glabrata cultivation in mineral medium containing 7.5% of cotton seed oil plus 5% of glucose. Maximum biomass concentration was achieved after 72 hrs. After 48 hrs of growth, a diauxic behaviour was observed, probably due to the consumption of other substrate used in the fermentation. During the exponential growth phase, culture medium pH gradually decreased from 5.7 to 2.6, after which it remained around 3.0. The profile of emulsification activity production was observed in three independently run fermentations. Emulsification of cotton seed oil increased with increasing biomass formation, reaching its optimum nearly at about 24 hrs, and after 48 hrs of growth it showed with constant values around 75% until the end of cultivation. Conversely, the emulsification of n-hexadecane started after the microorganism entered the stationary growth phase, with ...
BioAssay record AID 518980 submitted by ChEMBL: Increase in slt2 gene expression in Candida glabrata 200989 at 0.125 to 16 ug/ml after 10 mins by RT-PCR analysis relative to control.
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A new genetic analysis of fungal yeast infections (candidiasis) from around the world has revealed surprising secrets about how these microbes reproduce and cause disease, according to a new study published in Current Biology from researchers at the Centre for Genomic Regulation.. Working together with researchers in the Université Paris-Sud in France and University Medical Centre Göttingen in Germany, ICREA Research Professor Toni Gabaldón and his team at the Centre for Genomic Regulation in Barcelona read the genetic code of 33 separate strains of the yeast Candida glabrata, the second most common cause of candidiasis*.. They discovered that all the samples were very different from each other at a genetic level, particularly within genes encoding molecules that help the yeast to infect humans.. Until now, it was thought that C. glabrata only reproduced asexually by budding, even though the yeast contains genes required for sexual reproduction.. Gabaldón and his team found strong genetic ...
Nearly all mitochondrial proteins are coded by the nuclear genome and must be transported into mitochondria by the translocase of the outer membrane complex. Tom40 is the central subunit of the translocase complex and forms a pore in the mitochondrial outer membrane. To date, the mechanism it utilizes for protein transport remains unclear. Tom40 is predicted to comprise a membrane-spanning β-barrel domain with conserved α-helical domains at both the N and C termini. To investigate Tom40 function, including the role of the N- and C-terminal domains, recombinant forms of the Tom40 protein from the yeast Candida glabrata, and truncated constructs lacking the N- and/or C-terminal domains, were functionally characterized in planar lipid membranes ...
Recently Peeters and colleagues (2006) discovered a mechanism in yeast by which the G alfa protein Gpa2 activates PKA through two kelch-repeat proteins, Krh1 and Krh2, bypassing adenylate cyclase stimulation. Hence, Gpa2 regulates PKA activity via two distinct pathways: through stimulation of adenylate cyclase and through inhibition of the Krh proteins. We investigated if the C. glabrata homologues of ScKrh1 and ScKrh2 can complement the respective deletion mutants of S. cerevisiae. By measuring the trehalose content of the respective deletions mutants, transformed with CgKrh1 and CgKrh2 cloned into pBEVY-vectors, after 12, 24 and 48 hours, we showed that ChKrh1 and ChKrh2 can complement the function of ScKrh1 and ScKrh2. We will also investigate the expression of STRE-controlled genes and the formation of pseudohyphae in these transformed deletion mutants ...
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Pathogenic microbes exist in dynamic niches and have evolved robust adaptive responses to promote survival in their hosts. The major fungal pathogens of humans, Candida albicans and Candida glabrata, are exposed to a range of environmental stresses in their hosts including osmotic, oxidative and nitrosative stresses. Significant efforts have been devoted to the characterization of the adaptive responses to each of these stresses. In the wild, cells are frequently exposed simultaneously to combinations of these stresses and yet the effects of such combinatorial stresses have not been explored. We have developed a common experimental platform to facilitate the comparison of combinatorial stress responses in C. glabrata and C. albicans. This platform is based on the growth of cells in buffered rich medium at 30°C, and was used to define relatively low, medium and high doses of osmotic (NaCl), oxidative (H(2)O(2)) and nitrosative stresses (e.g. dipropylenetriamine (DPTA)-NONOate). The effects of ...
Increased fluconazole resistance has been noted in oral C. albicans isolates from patients with very advanced AIDS who have been receiving fluconazole over long periods. Both the acquisition of new strains and increased resistance in prior strains have been noted (4, 6, 14). Multiple mechanisms of resistance have been reported, including mutations in the gene coding for the azole target enzyme, C14 sterol demethylase, and increased transcription of multidrug efflux transporters (19, 21). As in the case for AIDS, one of us has previously identified two transplant recipients whose C. albicans isolates became resistant to fluconazole and who developed deep infections (11, 12). The isolates for these patients exhibited increased expression of efflux pumps (12). Isolates from one of these patients developed drug resistance in a little over 2 weeks, similar to the findings reported here for C. glabrata, for which the MIC doubled an average of every 31 days. Although we did not attempt to assess the ...
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Gabaldón and his team found strong genetic evidence that C. glabrata could reproduce sexually, giving it the opportunity to swap genetic information. This ability may give the yeast new ways to evolve resistance to treatment and increase their infectious ability.. By using this genetic data to reconstruct a family tree for all the strains, the researchers showed that there were originally seven distinct types of C. glabrata in separate parts of the world which have only recently come into contact and intermingled, presumably as a result of increased global human migration and travel. The findings also raise some intriguing questions about the lifestyle of C. glabrata, which was previously thought only to survive on the human body. Microbes that can only live on one organism (known as obligate commensals) tend to evolve in lock-step with their host, with specific strains tending to be restricted to particular geographical areas. But the CRG team found evidence of rapid evolution across ...
The problems in comparing the fruit fly model - in which death of the host is the read-out parameter, with the murine model - in which fitness and growth of the pathogen serves as the measure, are self-evident. For these and other reasons, the usefulness of invertebrate models is often hotly debated. Yet, for each of these infection models, the above are the biologically relevant and - equally important - measurable parameters. Furthermore, although in our model mice do not succumb to C. glabrata infection, a strong correlation between fungal organ burden and virulence (measured by survival time) has been shown, e.g. for C. neoformans mutants (Liu et al., 2008). To enable a comparison between these two models, we have introduced the virulence scores. In mouse, an increase or decrease by one MVI unit correlates to a twofold increase or decrease in the relative in vivo growth of the mutant compared with wild type. In fly, a change by one on our FVI scale equals a twofold shorter or longer mean ...
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Background: Use of fluconazole (FLU) in treatment of candidemia has been questioned due to variations in in-vitro susceptibilities of different Candida species to FLU. Significance of in-vitro differences on patient outcomes and efficacy of FLU for C. glabrata fungemia (Cg) remains unknown. The objective was to determine how frequently antifungal treatment is changed among patients diagnosed with Cg; and to evaluate outcome of patients with Cg, treated with FLU regimen (FR) vs non-FLU regimen (NFR). Methods: Patients with candidemia at St. John Hospital were identified by review of microbiology from February 2003 until February 2006. Following data was collected on patients with Cg: age, gender, comorbid illness, risk factors for candidemia, duration of infection, antifungal therapy (dose, duration and changes made in response to culture results), and patient outcomes. Cg patients were compared with age and gender matched control patients with C. albicans fungemia (Ca). Results: Among 152 ...
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Among the members of the genusCandida, Candida albicans, Candida tropicalis, Candida glabrata, and Candida parapsilosis formerly represented more than 80% of the usual clinical Candida isolates, while Candida kruseiwas only sporadically isolated (11) and was regarded as a commensal organism (13, 24). During the past decade,C. krusei has been recognized as a true pathogen, particularly in immunocompromised patients. The resistance of this organism to fluconazole and the systematic use of this drug may explain the significant increase in the numbers of C. kruseiinfections, (9, 20, 31). In contrast to C. albicans, only a few articles concerning the potential virulence of C. krusei have been published (10, 12, 14, 15, 21,22, 25, 26). Likewise, relatively few studies have been conducted to characterize antigens of C. krusei, and no monoclonal antibody (MAb) specific to this yeast has yet been developed. The present study concerns the description of a MAb (MAb 6B3) specific for the species C. krusei. ...
Fluconazole (Diflucan; Pfizer, Inc., New York, NY) is a synthetic triazole antifungal bourgeois with capacity against a wide assortment of pathogenic barm, including Candida albicans and Candida tropicalis. Potentially resistant strains include Candida glabrata, Candida lusitaniae, and Candida krusei. Fluconazole has gained wide clinical assent because of its favorable pharmacokinetics and excellent condom life. In healthy subjects and patients not in an intensive care unit (ICU), fluconazole is almost completely absorbed, with an absolute bioavailability of 90% after oral justice, and exhibits a half-life of approximately 30 work time, which allows for once-daily dosing. Fluconazole is eliminated predominantly by the kidneys; renal permit accounts for 80% of totality permit ...
AIM: This study aimed to evaluate the effect of tyrosol on the formation of single and mixed biofilms of Candida albicans ATCC 10231, Candida glabrata ATCC 90030 and Streptococcus mutans ATCC 25175 formed on acrylic resin (AR) and hydroxyapatite (HA) surfaces. METHODS AND RESULTS: Single and mixed biofilms were formed on AR and HA in the presence of tyrosol at 50, 100 and 200 mmol l⁻¹, during 48 h ...
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Model of the fate of linear DNA in S. cerevisiae and C. glabrata.In S. cerevisiae, we were unable to observe re-circularization via NHEJ; however, it is likely
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12b. Baccharis plummerae A. Gray subsp. glabrata Hoover, Vasc. Pl. San Luis Obispo Co. 302. 1970. San Simeon or smooth baccharis Plants 60-80 cm. Stems glabrate, glandular. Leaves linear to narrowly oblanceolate (principal 1- or 3-nerved), 8-35 × 1-2(-3) mm, margins entire or sharply serrate.. Flowering Jun-Nov. Rocky slopes near beaches, sea bluffs, serpentine rock outcrops, chaparral, brushy canyons, woodlands; of conservation concern; 0-100 m; Calif. Known only from coastal scrub in the Santa Lucia Range, northwestern San Luis Obispo County, subsp. glabrata is generally reduced in most characters than subsp. plummerae, with smaller heads and fewer florets (R. M. Beauchamp and J. Henrickson 1995).. ...
The most commonly known pathogen is Candida albicans, causing roughly 70% of fungemias, followed by Candida glabrata with 10%, Aspergillus with 1% and Saccharomyces as the fourth most common.[citation needed] However, the frequency of infection by C. glabrata, Saccharomyces boulardii, Candida tropicalis, C. krusei and C. parapsilosis is increasing, perhaps because significant use of fluconazole is common or due to increase in antibiotic use.[citation needed]. New emerging pathogen: Candida auris is an emerging multidrug-resistant (MDR) yeast that can cause invasive infections and is associated with high mortality. It was first described in 2009 after being isolated from external ear discharge of a patient in Japan. Since the 2009 report, C. auris infections, specifically fungemia, have been reported from South Korea, India, South Africa, and Kuwait. Although published reports are not available, C. auris has also been identified in Colombia, Venezuela, Pakistan, and the United Kingdom.[3]. ...
Candidal infections are extremely common (see the images below).{file44305}{file44306}Candida albicans is the most common cause of human candidal infections, but other pathogenic species include Candida glabrata, Candida parapsilosis, Candida tropicalis, Candida krusei, Candida lusitaniae, and Candida stellatoidea.
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Other articles where Candida albicans is discussed: candida: …involving Candida are caused by C. albicans. However, any of multiple species of Candida can infect humans. These infections occur primarily in the mouth, vagina, and intestinal tract. The most dangerous Candida species is C. auris, which is considered a global health threat because of its tendency to cause outbreaks…
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Candida is a yeast microorganism that commonly lives in our intestinal tract. It shares space with a variety of other microorganisms, mostly helpful bacteria such as those found in probiotics, and is usually harmless. An overgrowth of Candida however, is a common problem and can cause several unpleasant symptoms. Gas, bloating, fatigue, joint pain and stiffness can make many day-to-day situations stressful and a cause for anxiety.. As Candida is the result of lifestyle choices that create a systemic imbalance, the solution is to stop feeding the yeast and restore equilibrium. If the natural pH of the body is corrected, disease is less likely to develop. If the presence of Candida is confirmed, a treatment protocol of probiotics and herbal remedies that are toxic to Candida are highly recommended. This self-test can help determine if you have Candida, but only as a general guide. Before relying on the results, more accurate medical testing is advisable to eliminate the possibility of other ...
Greetings. Its Eric Bakker, naturopath from New Zealand, author of Candida Crusher and formulator of the Canxida range of dietary supplements. Thanks for checking out part two of the video today. This video series on what to eat and what to avoid with Candida. Ive produced these two videos for a person called Tom Rutherford from Texas, who has actually emailed me. Eric, what can I eat? What should I avoid? So Tom, I hope youve checked out my first video and had a good look at that. This is really part two, the foods to avoid with Candida.. Well, you dont need to be a rocket scientist to work out what you need to avoid with Candida. You know what to avoid with Candida. Its the foods that you look around and you see other people eat, other people that complain about bad health, people that complain about bloating and gas and fatigue, bowel problems. People who go to the doctor looking for different kinds of medications for relief. Most people I see say the same thing to me. "I thought you ...
Candida is a fungi (sometimes called a yeast infection) that is found in the mouth, vagina and in the intestinal tract. Candida infections seem to be on the increase, which has been linked with the over-use of antibiotics. Not only are antibiotics routinely prescribed for every infection, whether warranted or not, they are also given to most livestock. If you then eat the meat, you are often consuming a second batch of antibiotics. Additionally, many people take steroid medications and contraceptive pills, which also support the development of Candida.. Candida is always present in our body, but normally doesnt present a problem if a person has a bacterial balance in the intestinal track. When you take antibiotics, you kill the bad as well as the good bacteria. This allows Candida, normally held in check, to overgrow. An analogy might be a garden, with a variety of plants which for some reason die back, allowing a fast-growing creeper to take over the whole garden and throttle what remains of ...
Candida Albicans is a naturally occurring form of yeast that resides inside our bodies that can, under the right circumstances cause many unpleasant symptoms including weight gain, joint pain and digestion problems. Candida is just one of several micro-organisms that live in our gut, mouth and instestine. Sometimes Candida can reproduce at an overwhelming rate and produce what is […]. ...
Candidiasis is a fungal infection caused by yeasts that belong to the genus Candida. There are over 20 species of Candida yeasts that can cause infection in humans, the most common of which is Candida albicans. Candida yeasts normally reside in the intestinal tract and can be found on mucous membranes and skin without causing infection; however, overgrowth of these organisms can cause symptoms to develop. Symptoms of candidiasis vary depending on the area of the body that is infected.. ...
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In a healthy body Candida Albicans is a micro-organism that lives in our gut and naturally helps to digest the food we eat. Normally its presance aids our system, however, there is a condition called Candidiasis that occurs when there is an excess growth of Candida. It is important to recognise that Candida is not something that […]. ...
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Candida is particularly insidious because the fungi have an outer lining that is made of Chitin, which research has shown to be a substance that, pound for pound, is harder than steel. So once your internal regulators are weakened just enough to let the fungus get out of control, your body is never again able to catch up. Day in day out, your body is working in overdrive trying to fight the raging beast. But this only weakens your system even more and the Candida Infestation is safely harbored in your body, draining you, poisoning you and generally being a very unfriendly guest ...
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RESULTS: Fifteen cases of neonatal fungal sepsis were recruited. Over the study period, the incidence of neonatal fungal sepsis was 0.52%, while it was 2.5% in very low birth weight infants. Clinical characteristics were nonspeci-fic. All the infants were treated with parenteral nutrition and broad spectrum antibiotics. Peripheral inserted central catheter (PICC) was placed in thirteen patients. Pathogenic analyses indicated Candida glabrata was the main pathogen in our study. All the pathogens were sensitive to amphotericin B. Only one Candida glabrata was resistant to fluconazole. Thirty-four cases of bacterial sepsis were included. The clinical characteristics and laboratory examination results were compared. The platelet count was 61×109/L in fungal group, while the platelet count was 178×109/L in bacterial group. There was statistical difference between the fungal group and bacterial group (P=0.004). The rate of thrombocytopenia was 80.0% in fungal group, while it was 29.4% in bacterial ...
Cu toate acestea, zovirax cream how much does it cost nu au fost efectuate studii la oameni care să adune suficiente date pentru a determina siguranța utilizării Augmentin în perioada sarcinii? If you have questions about these drugs, zovirax cream after scab be sure to ask your doctor? Declining serum concentrations exhibit a prolonged terminal phase, which does not contribute to drug accumulation. For example, both a reporter gene (eg, luciferase, GFP, CAT, etc) and a nucleotide sequence of interest may be placed under the control of a bidirectional tet operator (eg, P tetbi-1), thereby rendering expression of the reporter gene and nucleotide sequence of interest responsive to a substituted tetracycline compound-controlled transactivators (tTA or rtTA)? Prevalence of Candida glabrata and its response to boric acid vaginal suppositories in comparison with oral fluconazole in patents with diabetes and vulvovaginal candidiasis? The day of ovulation there will be a slight rise? In paragraph 20 ...
By Chen, Hua Suda, Katie J; Turpin, Robin S; Pai, Manjunath P; Et al Key words: Candidiasis - Cost-effectiveness analysis - Fluconazole - Pharmacoeconomics ABSTRACT Background: High-dose fluconazole is an alternative for patients with candidemia caused by Candida glabrata or other Candida species with decreased fluconazole susceptibility. However, empiric high- dose fluconazole is not currently recommended and may result in higher drug costs and toxicity. Objective: To determine the cost-effectiveness of using empiric high-dose fluconazole in intensive care unit (ICU) with suspected invasive candidiasis. Design: Decision analytic model. Target population: ICU patients with suspected invasive candidiasis. Time horizon: Lifetime. Perspective: Societal. Interventions: Low-dose fluconazole (loading dose of 800 mg followed by 400 mg daily) vs. high-dose fluconazole (loading dose of 1600 mg followed by 800 mg daily). Generic fluconazole costs were used for the analysis. Outcome measures: Incremental ...
|p| Infections caused by non-albicans Candida spp. are an important medical problem in people from risk groups, e.g. hematooncological patients. The aim of this paper was to analyse the in vitro activity of micafungin against 30 clinical isolates of non-albicans Candida spp. (C. glabrata, C. famata, C. tropicalis, C. inconspicua, C. lusitaniae, C. parapsilosis, C. krusei) by way of the E-test procedure, allowing determination of minimal inhibitory concentration (MIC). Data presented in this paper indicate that most of the studied clinical isolates - 27 (90%) showed sensitivity to micafungin, with MIC values ranging from 0.004 to 2 mg/l, while 3 (10%) isolates, including 2 isolates of C. tropicalis and 1 isolate of C. famata, were resistant to micafungin, with MIC values > 32 mg/l. The MIC|sub|50|/sub| and MIC|sub|90|/sub| values of micafungin, defined as MIC inhibited growth of 50% or 90% of the isolates studied, were 0.008 mg/l or 2 mg/l, respectively. In the case of C. glabrata isolates, MICs
The risk factors for and clinical features of bloodstream infection with uncommon Candida spp. (species other than C. albicans, C. glabrata, C. parapsilosis, C. tropicals and C. krusei) are incompletely defined. To identify clinical variables associated with these species that might guide management, 57 cases of candidaemia resulting from uncommon Candida spp. were analysed in comparison with 517 episodes of Candida albicans candidaemia (2001-2004). Infection with uncommon Candida spp. (5.3% of candidaemia cases), as compared with C. albicans candidaemia, was significantly more likely to be outpatient-acquired than inpatient-acquired (15 of 57 vs. 65 of 517 episodes, p 0.01). Prior exposure to fluconazole was uncommon (n = 1). Candida dubliniensis was the commonest species (n = 22, 39%), followed by Candida guilliermondii (n = 11, 19%) and Candida lusitaniae (n = 7, 12%).C. dubliniensis candidaemia was independently associated with recent intravenous drug use (p 0.01) and chronic liver disease ...
This review discusses the epidemiology of the most clinically relevant opportunistic fungal infections in Latin America, including candidiasis, cryptococcosis, trichosporonosis, aspergillosis, and fusariosis. The epidemiologic features, including incidence, of some of these mycoses are markedly different in Latin America than they are in other parts of the world. The most consistent epidemiologic data are available for candidemia, with a large prospective study in Brazil reporting an incidence that is 3- to 15-fold higher than that reported in studies from North America and Europe. Species distribution also differs: in Latin America, the most common Candida species (other than Candida albicans) causing bloodstream infections are Candida parapsilosis or Candida tropicalis, rather than Candida glabrata.. ...

Risk Factors for Fluconazole-Resistant Candida glabrata Bloodstream InfectionsRisk Factors for Fluconazole-Resistant Candida glabrata Bloodstream Infections

Bloodstream infections (BSIs) caused by Candida glabrata have increased substantially. Candida glabrata is often associated ... The epidemiology of Candida glabrata and Candida albicans fungemia in immunocompromised patients with cancer. Am J Med. 2002; ... Prior antimicrobial therapy and risk for hospital-acquired Candida glabrata and Candida krusei fungemia: a case-case-control ... Candida glabrata.4-7. Historically, fluconazole has been the treatment of choice for Candida-related BSIs. However, unlike BSIs ...
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Pharmaceuticals | Free Full-Text | Pathogenesis and Antifungal Drug Resistance of the Human Fungal Pathogen Candida glabrataPharmaceuticals | Free Full-Text | Pathogenesis and Antifungal Drug Resistance of the Human Fungal Pathogen Candida glabrata

C. glabrata represents the second most prevalent cause of candidemia and a better understanding of its virulence and drug ... In addition, C. glabrata harbors a large repertoire of adhesins involved in the adherence to host epithelia. Interestingly, ... A major impediment for the clinical therapy of C. glabrata infections is its high intrinsic resistance to several antifungal ... glabrata. In this comprehensive review, we want to emphasize and discuss the mechanisms underlying virulence and drug ...
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High- Versus Low-Dose Fluconazole Therapy for Empiric Treatment of Suspected Invasive Candidiasis Among High-Risk Patients in...High- Versus Low-Dose Fluconazole Therapy for Empiric Treatment of Suspected Invasive Candidiasis Among High-Risk Patients in...

Background: High-dose fluconazole is an alternative for patients with candidemia caused by Candida glabrata or other Candida ... glabrata is the second most commonly isolated Candida species and accounts for 15-21 % of Candida species isolated from ... Prevalence of invasive Candida infection and fluconazole- resistant Candida in patients given empiric fluconazole therapy ... If C. glabrata is isolated, the patient should be initiated on high-dose fluconazole (,/= 12mg/kg/day or 800 mg/day for a 70-kg ...
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0166 Candida duobushaemulonii: an emerging rare pathogenic yeast isolated from recurrent vulvovaginal candidiasis in Brazil0166 Candida duobushaemulonii: an emerging rare pathogenic yeast isolated from recurrent vulvovaginal candidiasis in Brazil

Among 26 strains we identified 14 Candida albicans, six Candida duobushaemulonii, four Candida glabrata, and two Candida ... Candida glabrata and Candida tropicalis had been related with RVVC cases. Interestingly, C. glabrata isolates present lower ... C. albicans (14), Candida duobushaemulonii (6), C. glabrata (4), and C. tropicalis (2) isolates were identified by phenotypic ... Reclassification of the Candida haemulonii complex as Candida haemulonii (C. haemulonii group I), C. duobushaemulonii sp. nov ...
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A murine model of Candida glabrata vaginitis.  - PubMed - NCBIA murine model of Candida glabrata vaginitis. - PubMed - NCBI

A murine model of Candida glabrata vaginitis.. Fidel PL Jr1, Cutright JL, Tait L, Sobel JD. ... Vaginal Candida glabrata infections have increased significantly in recent years and are particularly common in women with ... This animal model of C. glabrata vaginitis provides a means to study the genetics and pathogenesis of C. glabrata infections ... Before onset of hyperglycemia, nonobese diabetic (NOD) mice inoculated intravaginally with clinical C. glabrata isolates were ...
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Candida glabrata: an emerging oral opportunistic pathogen.  - PubMed - NCBICandida glabrata: an emerging oral opportunistic pathogen. - PubMed - NCBI

Candida glabrata: an emerging oral opportunistic pathogen.. Li L1, Redding S, Dongari-Bagtzoglou A. ... glabrata. Compared with C. albicans, C. glabrata exhibits lower oral keratinocyte-adherence capacity, but higher denture- ... C. glabrata is less susceptible to killing by human beta-defensins than is C. albicans and exhibits various degrees of ... In addition, C. glabrata possesses both innate and acquired resistance against antifungal drugs, due to its ability to modify ...
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180055: Candida albicans and Candida glabrata... | LabCorp180055: Candida albicans and Candida glabrata... | LabCorp

C albicans + C glabrata, NAA. 180056. Candida albicans, NAA. 69562-7. 180055. C albicans + C glabrata, NAA. 180057. Candida ... Detect the presence of Candida albicans and Candida glabrata DNA in vaginal samples as an aid to the diagnosis of vulvovaginal ...
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Candida glabrata (Anderson) Meyer et Yarrow ATCC ® 2001™Candida glabrata (Anderson) Meyer et Yarrow ATCC ® 2001™

Candida glabrata ATCC ® 2001™ Designation: CBS 138 Application: Control strain for identification Mapping of mitochondrial DNA ... Candida glabrata (Anderson) Meyer et Yarrow (ATCC® 2001D-5™) Add to dried At least 5 µg in 1X TE buffer. OD260/OD280: 1.7 to ... Candida glabrata (Anderson) Meyer et Yarrow (ATCC® 2001™) Strain Designations: CBS 138 / Product Format: freeze-dried ... The Candida glabrata putative sterol transporter gene CgAUS1 protects cells against azoles in the presence of serum. J. ...
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candida glabrata Protocols and Video...'candida glabrata' Protocols and Video...

... candida glabrata include Whole Genome Sequencing of Candida glabrata for Detection of Markers of Antifungal Drug Resistance ... Establishment of an In vitro System to Study Intracellular Behavior of Candida glabrata in Human THP-1 Macrophages, Protocols ... for Vaginal Inoculation and Sample Collection in the Experimental Mouse Model of Candida vaginitis, Detection of Invasive ... Candida glabrata: A species of Mitosporic fungi commonly found on the body surface. It causes opportunistic infections ...
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Candida glabrata (Anderson) Meyer et Yarrow ATCC ® 2001D-5™Candida glabrata (Anderson) Meyer et Yarrow ATCC ® 2001D-5™

Genomic DNA from Candida glabrata Strain CBS 138 [ATCC ® 2001™] Application: ... Candida glabrata (Anderson) Meyer et Yarrow (ATCC® 2001D-5™) Strain Designations: Genomic DNA from Candida glabrata Strain CBS ... Candida glabrata (Anderson) Meyer et Yarrow, anamorph Strain Designations Genomic DNA from Candida glabrata Strain CBS 138 [ ... Candida glabrata (Anderson) Meyer et Yarrow ATCC® 2001D-5™ dried At least 5 µg in 1X TE buffer. OD260/OD280: 1.7 to 2.0 ...
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What Are the Treatments for Candida Glabrata? | Livestrong.comWhat Are the Treatments for Candida Glabrata? | Livestrong.com

Candida glabrata is a relatively non-pathogenic fungus that is part of the normal flora of many healthy individuals. However, ... Candida glabrata is a relatively non-pathogenic fungus that is part of the normal flora of many healthy individuals. However, ... Clinical Microbiology Reviews; Candida glabrata: Review of Epidemiology, Pathogenesis, and Clinical Disease with Comparison to ... Antifungals are the drugs of choice to treat Candida glabrata infections. (Image: kaidevils/iStock/Getty Images) ...
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Candida glabrata may require more focused treatment option | Lewiston Sun JournalCandida glabrata may require more focused treatment option | Lewiston Sun Journal

... the yeast Candida glabrata, which is referred to more commonly as "a yeast infection." C. glabrata is related to Candida ... and a six-day Diflucan treatment for the Candida. Once again, my recent Pap shows that I still have the Candida glabrata ... In May 2017, my Pap smear showed that I had an infection of Candida glabrata and an itchy fungal infection in my rear-end area ... C. glabrata is more resistant to antifungal drugs, especially fluconazole (Diflucan), than C. albicans. So, if you had ...
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Formation of new chromosomes as a virulence mechanism in yeast Candida glabrata | PNASFormation of new chromosomes as a virulence mechanism in yeast Candida glabrata | PNAS

2000) Karyotyping of Candida albicans and Candida glabrata from patients with Candida sepsis. Mycoses 43:159-163. ... Formation of new chromosomes as a virulence mechanism in yeast Candida glabrata. Silvia Poláková, Christian Blume, Julián ... 2001) Isolation of a Candida glabrata homologue of RAP1, a regulator of transcription and telomere function in Saccharomyces ... 2005) Telomere length control and transcriptional regulation of subtelomeric adhesins in Candida glabrata. Mol Microbiol 55: ...
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Efficient Homologous and Illegitimate Recombination in the Opportunistic Yeast Pathogen Candida glabrata | GeneticsEfficient Homologous and Illegitimate Recombination in the Opportunistic Yeast Pathogen Candida glabrata | Genetics

1996 Isolation of a Candida glabrata centromere and its use in construction of plasmid vectors. Gene 175: 105-108. ... 1994 A system for gene cloning and manipulation in the yeast Candida glabrata. Gene 142: 135-140. ... Efficient Homologous and Illegitimate Recombination in the Opportunistic Yeast Pathogen Candida glabrata. Brendan P. Cormack ... 1996 A murine model of Candida glabrata vaginitis. J. Infect. Dis. 173: 425-431. ...
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Candida glabrata: un oportunista emergente en vulvovaginitis...Candida glabrata: un oportunista emergente en vulvovaginitis...

Risk factors for nosocomial candiduria due to Candida glabrata and Candida albicans. Clin Infect Dis 1999;29:236-238. ... Background: Candida genus has various species. The incidence of C. glabrata has presented itself with more frequency over the ... Candida glabrata: un oportunista emergente en vulvovaginitis. Cir Cir 2009; 77 (6) ... Conclusions: The frequency of Candida glabrata has increased over the past years. It presents resistance to usual treatments, ...
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Microorganisms | Free Full-Text | Candida glabrata: A Lot More Than Meets the EyeMicroorganisms | Free Full-Text | Candida glabrata: A Lot More Than Meets the Eye

... glabrata. We further discuss how, C. glabrata, despite lacking morphological switching and secreted proteolytic activity, is ... C. glabrata is a haploid budding yeast that predominantly reproduces clonally. In this review, we summarize interactions of C. ... Evolutionarily, it is closer to the non-pathogenic yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae than to the most prevalent Candida ... glabrata with the host immune, epithelial and endothelial cells, and the ingenious strategies it deploys to acquire iron and ...
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Candida glabrata symptoms - Doctor insights on HealthTapCandida glabrata symptoms - Doctor insights on HealthTap

Affleck on candida glabrata symptoms: Thrush is a yeast infection in the mouth. Candida is the name of the yeast. Cystitis is a ... How is candida glabrata diff then routine candida? Is it connected to UCTD, lichen sclerosis? I am using Compounded boric acid ... Treatable: While other types of candida are more common causes of vaginal candidiasis candida glabrata is not rare. There are ... I had candida glabrata and finished fluctyosine 2 weeks ago. I am still symptomatic and would like to try to get pregnant. Do I ...
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Funguss "Candida inconspicua" Genolevures: Candida glabrata, Genome Candida glabrata genome map. ... Candida glabrata is a haploid yeast of the genus Candida, previously known as Torulopsis glabrata. This species of yeast is non ... Listed under the Rare Diseases database on the NIH web site[verification needed], Torulopsis glabrata, or Candida glabrata ... Like many Candida species, C. glabrata resistance to Echinocandin is also increasing, leaving expensive and toxic antifungal ...
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Frontiers | Candida glabrata susceptibility to antifungals and phagocytosis is modulated by acetate | MicrobiologyFrontiers | Candida glabrata susceptibility to antifungals and phagocytosis is modulated by acetate | Microbiology

C. glabrata planktonic cells grown in media containing acetic acid were more susceptible to fluconazole and were better ... C. glabrata planktonic cells grown in media containing acetic acid were more susceptible to fluconazole and were better ... Growth in acetic acid also affected the ability of C. glabrata to form biofilms. The genes ADY2a, ADY2b, FPS1, FPS2, and ATO3, ... Growth in acetic acid also affected the ability of C. glabrata to form biofilms. The genes ADY2a, ADY2b, FPS1, FPS2 and ATO3, ...
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Loss due to candida glabrata. Forum for those who have lost their babies through miscarriage, neonatal or stillbirth. ... Loss due to candida glabrata. by Riverjay » Tue Aug 02, 2011 2:32 am ... Re: Loss due to candida glabrata. by angelaezra » Wed Aug 10, 2011 3:31 am ... Re: Loss due to candida glabrata. by Riverjay » Wed Aug 17, 2011 2:45 am ...
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Loss due to candida glabrata. Forum for those who have lost their babies through miscarriage, neonatal or stillbirth. ... Loss due to candida glabrata. by Riverjay » Tue Aug 02, 2011 2:32 am ... Re: Loss due to candida glabrata. by angelaezra » Wed Aug 10, 2011 3:31 am ... Re: Loss due to candida glabrata. by Riverjay » Wed Aug 17, 2011 2:45 am ...
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Genome dynamics and virulence in the human pathogen Candida glabrataGenome dynamics and virulence in the human pathogen Candida glabrata

... glabrata show enormous genomic... (More). Although the yeast Candida glabrata is considered to be a part of the commensal ... Genome dynamics and virulence in the human pathogen Candida glabrata. Ahmad, Khadija Mohamed LU (2014) *Mark ... Pathogenic yeast, Candida glabrata, small chromosomes, Genome rearrangement, Haploid and diploid yeast, RNA interference.. ... Although the yeast Candida glabrata is considered to be a part of the commensal microflora in healthy individuals, during the ...
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Clinical Significance of Azole Antifungal Drug Cross-Resistance in Candida glabrata | Journal of Clinical MicrobiologyClinical Significance of Azole Antifungal Drug Cross-Resistance in Candida glabrata | Journal of Clinical Microbiology

Clinical Significance of Azole Antifungal Drug Cross-Resistance in Candida glabrata. Anil A. Panackal, Jennifer L. Gribskov, ... Clinical Significance of Azole Antifungal Drug Cross-Resistance in Candida glabrata. Anil A. Panackal, Jennifer L. Gribskov, ... Clinical Significance of Azole Antifungal Drug Cross-Resistance in Candida glabrata. Anil A. Panackal, Jennifer L. Gribskov, ... Candida glabrata is currently the second most common cause of candidemia in the United States, and infection is associated with ...
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Application # 2016/0102369. DETECTION OF ECHINOCANDIN-RESISTANT CANDIDA GLABRATA - Patents.comApplication # 2016/0102369. DETECTION OF ECHINOCANDIN-RESISTANT CANDIDA GLABRATA - Patents.com

Probes and primers are disclosed for detecting a C. glabrata resistant to an echinocandin in a sample. Method are also ... 0035] Candida glabrata (C. glabrata): A haploid yeast of the genus Candida, previously known as Torulopsis glabrata. This ... if Candida glabrata in a sample is resistant to an echinocandin. BACKGROUND [0003] Candida glabrata is the second most frequent ... 0152] Candida glabrata Culture and DNA Extraction. [0153] All C. glabrata isolates employed in this study were obtained from ...
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Microbiologics : 0992K  Candida glabrata derived from ATCC® 2001™*  KWIK-STIKMicrobiologics : 0992K Candida glabrata derived from ATCC® 2001™* KWIK-STIK

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  • This animal model of C. glabrata vaginitis provides a means to study the genetics and pathogenesis of C. glabrata infections and to evaluate the efficacy of antimycotic agents against C. glabrata. (nih.gov)
  • Although traditionally thought of as a non-transforming yeast organism, both phenotypic switching and pseudohyphal formation have recently been identified in C. glabrata, but their role in pathogenesis is not known. (nih.gov)
  • Analysis of the relative numbers of homologous and illegitimate recombination events suggests that C. glabrata possesses efficient systems for both homologous and nonhomologous recombination. (genetics.org)
  • This yeast is phylogenetically more related to Saccharomyces cerevisiae than to Candida albicans. (lu.se)
  • Despite its name, C. glabrata is phylogenetically a closer relative to Saccharomyces cerevisiae than to C. albicans. (lu.se)
  • Recently, it was shown that C. glabrata Pdr1 (and S. cerevisiae Pdr1) directly binds to fluconazole, resulting in activation of drug efflux pumps, a mechanism similar to regulation of multidrug resistance (MDR) by the pregnane X receptor (PXR), a nuclear receptor, in vertebrates ( 30 ). (asm.org)
  • 2005). It was recently discovered however, that C. glabrata , like S. cerevisiae , contains three MTL loci ( MTL1 , MTL2 and MTL3 ) (Srikantha et al. (scielo.br)
  • We investigated if the C. glabrata homologues of ScKrh1 and ScKrh2 can complement the respective deletion mutants of S. cerevisiae. (kuleuven.be)
  • To determine the mechanism of resistance in this setting, weekly oropharyngeal cultures for C. glabrata were obtained over a 2-year period from hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients who were receiving fluconazole prophylaxis. (asm.org)
  • In this work, we aimed at analyzing biofilm formation, antifungal drug resistance, and phagocytosis of C. glabrata cells grown in the presence of acetic acid as an alternative carbon source. (frontiersin.org)
  • However, according to the John Hopkins Point of Care Information Technology Center, strains of C. glabrata exhibit significant resistance to flucanozole and other azole drugs. (livestrong.com)
  • C. glabrata KRH1 and KRH2 deletion strains will be made. (kuleuven.be)
  • Surgical drainage or the removal of infected tissue may be required to treat certain cases of invasive C. glabrata infections such as those of prosthetic valves. (livestrong.com)
  • Seven cases of invasive candidiasis caused by C. glabrata occurred in HSCT recipients who were receiving azole therapy between January 2000 and December 2004 in our institution. (asm.org)
  • The invasive C. glabrata infections are commonly associated with fever and anti-pyretics, such as acetaminophen, ibuprofen and aspirin, can be used to bring down the body temperature. (livestrong.com)
  • Depletion of the squalene synthase (ERG9) gene does not impair growth of Candida glabrata in mice. (atcc.org)
  • Like other budding yeasts, C. glabrata has lost RNA interference pathway which is involved in the regulation of gene expression. (lu.se)
  • The deletion of the MNN2 gene in C. glabrata induces biofilm matrix and cell wall variabilities that increase the resistance to the antifungal drug treatments. (mdpi.com)
  • Even though molecular biology methods are easily adapted to study this organism, there are not enough vectors that will allow probing the transcriptional and translational activity of any gene of interest in C. glabrata. (sigmaaldrich.com)
  • IMPORTANCE A likely contributor to the increased incidence of non- albicans candidemias involving Candida glabrata is the ease with which this yeast acquires azole resistance, in large part due to induction of the ATP-binding cassette transporter-encoding gene CDR1 . (asm.org)
  • This enzyme is encoded by the ERG11 gene in the Candida genera. (asm.org)
  • C. glabrata cells however, are able to maintain cell type identity through differential regulation of expression of the α genes and differential splicing of the a1 gene transcript (Muller et al. (scielo.br)
  • C. glabrata often acquires azole resistance via gain-of-function (GOF) mutations in the transcription factor Pdr1. (asm.org)
  • The rapidity and regularity of the rising resistance indicated that C. glabrata is able to upregulate drug efflux without losing the ability to maintain colonization. (asm.org)
  • This is also the suspected mechanism by which C. glabrata forms microbial "biofilms" on urinary catheters, and less commonly in-dwelling IV catheters. (wikipedia.org)