Medical Mycology: Cellular and Molecular Techniques / Edition 1

Medical Mycology: Cellular and Molecular Techniques / Edition 1

by Kevin Kavanagh
     
 

ISBN-10: 0470019239

ISBN-13: 9780470019238

Pub. Date: 01/02/2007

Publisher: Wiley

A comprehensive introduction to the key techniques critical to the study of medical mycology. Medical Mycology is a unique text that draws together contribuions from both scientists and clinicians working in the field of medical mycology.  See more details below

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A comprehensive introduction to the key techniques critical to the study of medical mycology. Medical Mycology is a unique text that draws together contribuions from both scientists and clinicians working in the field of medical mycology.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470019238
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/02/2007
Pages:
348
Product dimensions:
6.83(w) x 9.92(h) x 1.06(d)

Table of Contents

Preface.

List of Contributors.

1 Diagnosis of Candida Infection in Tissue by Immunohistochemistry (Malcolm D. Richardson, Riina Rautemaa and Jarkko Hietanen).

2 Transmission Electron Microscopy of Pathogenic Fungi (Guy Tronchin and Jean-Philippe Bouchara).

3 Evaluation of Molecular Responses and Antifungal Activity of Phagocytes to Opportunistic Fungi (Maria Simitsopoulou and Emmanuel Roilides).

4 Determination of the Virulence Factors of Candida Albicans and Related Yeast Species (Khaled H. Abu-Elteen and Mawieh Hamad).

5 Analysis of Drug Resistance in Pathogenic Fungi (Gary P. Moran, Emmanuelle Pinjon, David C. Coleman and Derek J. Sullivan).

6 Animal Models for Evaluation of Antifungal Efficacy Against Filamentous Fungi (Eric Dannaoui).

7 Proteomic Analysis of Pathogenic Fungi (Alan Murphy).

8 Extraction and Detection of DNA and RNA from Yeast (Patrick Geraghty and Kevin Kavanagh).

9 Microarrays for Studying Pathogenicity in Candida Albicans (André Nantel, Tracey Rigby, Hervé´ Hogues and Malcolm Whiteway).

10 Molecular Techniques for Application with Aspergillus Fumigatus (Nir Osherov and Jacob Romano).

11 Promoter Analysis and Generation of Knock-out Mutants in Aspergillus Fumigatus (Matthias Brock, Alexander Gehrke, Venelina Sugareva and Axel A. Brakhage).

12 Microarray Technology for Studying the Virulence of Aspergillus Fumigatus (Darius Armstrong-James and Thomas Rogers).

13 Techniques and Strategies for Studying Virulence Factors in Cryptococcus Neoformans (Nancy Lee and Guilhem Janbon).

14 Genetic Manipulation of Zygomycetes (Ashraf S. Ibrahim and Christopher D. Skory).

Index.

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