Invasive Mold Infections: Virulence and Pathogenesis of Mucorales

Article, Review English OPEN
Morace, Giulia; Borghi, Elisa;
(2011)
  • Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  • Journal: International Journal of Microbiology,volume 2,012 (issn: 1687-918X, eissn: 1687-9198)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3206359, doi: 10.1155/2012/349278
  • Subject: Review Article | Microbiology | QR1-502 | Article Subject | Settore MED/07 - Microbiologia e Microbiologia Clinica

Mucorales have been increasingly reported as cause of invasive fungal infections in immunocompromised subjects, particularly in patients with haematological malignancies or uncontrolled diabetes mellitus and in those under deferoxamine treatment or undergoing dialysis. ... View more