The MNN2 Gene Knockout Modulates the Antifungal Resistance of Biofilms of Candida glabrata

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Célia F. Rodrigues; Diana Vilas Boas; Ken Haynes; Mariana Henriques;
(2018)
  • Publisher: MDPI
  • Journal: Biomolecules,volume 8,issue 4 (issn: 2218-273X, eissn: 2218-273X)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC6316230, doi: 10.3390/biom8040130
  • Subject: <i>Candida glabrata</i> | Candida glabrata | <i>MNN2</i> gene | MNN2 gene | Microbiology | QR1-502 | biofilm matrix | resistance | Article | antifungal | Science & Technology | <em>MNN2 </em>gene
    mesheuropmc: bacterial infections and mycoses | biochemical phenomena, metabolism, and nutrition

Candida glabrata biofilms are recognized to have high resistance to antifungals. In order to understand the effect of mannans in the resistance profile of C. glabrata mature biofilms, C. glabrata mnn2 was evaluated. Biofilm cell walls were analysed by confocal laser sca... View more
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