Virulence mechanisms for fungi, Part I


Journal Article

In this first of a two-part article, the authors begin by discussing the general concepts of fungal virulence as well as host factors and fungal-specific factors that may contribute to the development of human disease. This discussion is followed by a description and classification of virulence genes. Part II, including all references, will appear in the August 15, 2000 issue of Clinical Microbiology Newsletter (22:16).

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Perfect, JR; Cox, GM

Published Date

  • August 1, 2000

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 22 / 15

Start / End Page

  • 113 - 119

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0196-4399

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/S0196-4399(00)90003-5

Citation Source

  • Scopus