Detection of Candida albicans Sap2 in cancer patient serum samples by an indirect competitive enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for the diagnosis of candidiasis

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Yicun Wang ; Xiang Gao ; J U Zhi gang ; Jingyuan Liu ; Shuai Dong ; Li Wang (2013)
  • Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications
  • Journal: Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology (issn: 0377-4929)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.4103/0377-4929.120377
  • Subject: Antibody | cancer | Candida albicans | ELISA | Sap2 | Pathology | RB1-214 | Microbiology | QR1-502

Background: The secreted aspartyl proteinases 2 (Sap2) of Candida albicans (C. albicans) is a potential marker of candididasis. It is a virulence factor associated with adherence and tissue invasion. Aim: In order to detect Sap2 in clinical sera, we developed an indirec... View more
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