fungal infection of nails

fun·gal in·fec·tion of nails

(fŭng'găl in-fekshŭn nālz)
Thickened discolored toenails and fingernails caused by othogenic fungi on the nail bed, matrix, or plate.
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AN2690, Anacor's lead product, is in Phase 2 trials for onychomycosis, a fungal infection of nails and nailbeds.
Initially, Anacor is focusing development efforts on dermatological disorders with AN2690 in Phase 2 trials for onychomycosis, a fungal infection of nails and nailbeds.