Trichophyton mentagrophytes


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Tri·choph·y·ton men·tag·ro·phy'tes

a zoophilic small-spored ectothrix species of fungi that causes infection of the hair, skin, and nails; it is a cause of ringworm in dogs, horses, rabbits, mice, rats, chinchillas, foxes, and humans (especially tinea pedis with severe inflammation, and tinea cruris).

Trichophyton mentagrophytes

A species, one form of which, called granulare, is parasitic on several mammals including horses, dogs, and rodents and can also affect humans. Another variety, called interdigitale, is associated with tinea pedis.
See also: Trichophyton
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Bao, "Antifungal efficacy of Phellodendron amurense ethanol extract against Trichophyton mentagrophytes in rabbits," Pakistan Veterinary Journal, vol.
We tested six filamentous fungal strains: Trichophyton mentagrophytes ATCC 9538, Microsporum canis ATCC 32903, Microsporum gypseum ATCC 14683, Trichophyton rubrum CCT 5507 URM 1666, Fusarium oxysporum ATCC 48112, and Epidermophyton floccosum CCF-IOC-3757.
Early events in the invasion of the human nail plate by Trichophyton mentagrophytes .
Antifungal effects of AgNPs on dermatophytes especially Trichophyton mentagrophytes, had been studied by Kim.
Aspergillus flavus Aspergillus niger Fusarium specie Helminthospourm Penicillium specie Rhizopus Candida albican Candida albican ATCC 0383 Saccharomyces cereviseae Microsporum canis Microsporum gypseum Trichophyton rubrum Trichophyton mentagrophytes and Trichophyton tonsurans.
Malazzesia complex (n = 295) ocupo el primer lugar en la distribucion porcentual de los agentes causales, seguido por Trichophyton mentagrophytes (n = 275) y Candida albicans (n = 161).
In contrast, Niknejad [16] showed that ethanolic extract of hops flower could inhibit the growth of Trichophyton mentagrophytes, Microsporum canis, Epidermophyton floccosum at 3 mg/ml and complete growth inhibition of Microsporum gypseum was showed at 2mg/ml.