Fonsecaea

Fonsecaea

 [fon″se-se´ah]
a genus of imperfect fungi. F. compac´tum and F. pedro´soi are etiologic agents of chromoblastomycosis.

Fonsecaea

(fon-sē-sē'ă),
A genus of fungi of which at least two species, Fonsecaea pedrosoi and Fonsecaea compacta, cause chromoblastomycosis.

Fonsecaea

/Fon·se·caea/ (fon″se-se´ah) a genus of imperfect fungi. F. compac´tum and F. pedro´soi cause chromoblastomycosis.

Fonsecaea

[fon′sese′ə]
a genus of imperfect fungi. F. compactum and F. pedrosoi are causal agents of chromoblastomycosis.

Fon·se·cae·a

(fon-sē'sē-ă)
A genus of fungi of which at least two species, F. pedrosoi and F. compacta, cause chromoblastomycosis.

Fonsecaea

a genus of fungi that causes chromomycosis in humans and rarely animals.
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1] Several species have been described such as Fonsecaea pedrosoi, Phialophora compacta, Phialophora verrucosa, Cladosporium carrionii.
Melanin in Fonsecaea pedrosoi: a trap for oxidative radicals.
biennis es mas activo contra Cryptococcus neoformans, Fonsecaea pedrosoi y Aspergillus niger mientras el aceite de A.
Chromoblastomycosis is caused by pigmented fungi like Fonsecaea compacta, F.
It is most commonly caused by Fonsecaea pedrosoi, Cladophialophora carrionii and Phialophora verrucosa.
26) described the effect of nelfinavir and saquinavir against the dematious fungus Fonsecaea pedrosoi and confirmed that these compounds alone were unable to inhibit the growth of this fungus.
Chromoblastomycosis is caused by several genera of dematiaceous (melanin pigmented) fungi: Phialophora verrucosa, Fonsecaea pedrosoi (F.
Epidermopgyton floccosum; Trichophyton rubrum; Trichophyton verrucosun; Clodosparium carruoni; Aurobasidium pullulans; Wangiella dermatitidis; Conidiobolus coronalus; Fonsecaea pedrosoi; Aspergillus niger; Aspergillus jlavus; Aspergillus fumigatus; Monilia sitophita.
89),90) Intelectin, 91) a galactofuranose-binding lectin, also seems to participate in the recognition of many pathogenic fungi, such as Aspergillus fumigatus, 92) Trichophyton rubrum, 93) Malassezia furfur, 94) and Fonsecaea pedrosoi, 95) all of which have been found to contain galactofuranose units in their cell wall polysaccharides.
The genus Fonsecaea comprises etiologic fungal agents of human chromoblastomycosis (1-3), a chronic cutaneous and subcutaneous infection characterized by slowly expanding nodules that eventually lead to emerging, cauliflower-like, mutilating and disfiguring eruptions.
Fonsecaea pedrosoi (agente causal de la cromoblastomicosis) posee una adhesina tipo lectina de 50 kDa que reconoce Manosa y N--Acetilglucosamina (Alviano et al.
Beta-glukanlar 100-kDa hucre duvari proteini Allerjen Asp f 3 Candida albicans Mannoproteinler, sekretuvar aspartil proteinaz-2 Aspartil proteaz Oldurucu toksin reseptoru Sicak sok protein 90 Beta-glukanlar Cryptococcus neoformans Glukuronoksilomannan Melanin Glukosilseramid Beta-glukanlar Fonsecaea pedrosi Melanin Histoplasma capsulatum Histon-sok benzeri protein Pneumocystis spp.