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Candida,

genus of fungi: see candidiasiscandidiasis
, infection caused by fungi of the genus Candida; also called moniliasis after a former name of the genus. The most common forms of candidiasis, caused by C.
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Candida

[′kan·də·də]
(mycology)
A genus of yeastlike, pathogenic imperfect fungi that produce very small mycelia.

Candida

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Microorganisms used: Candida albicans MYA 2876, Candida albicans ATCC 90028, Candida parapsilosis ATCC 22019 e Candida krusei ATCC 6258.
Control strains were as follows: Candida albicans ATCC 90028, Candida tropicalis ATCC 750, Candida parapsilosis ATCC 22019, Candida glabrata ATCC 64677, Issatchenkia orientalis (Candida krusei) ATCC 6258, Candida lusitaniae ATCC 34449, Candida guilliermondii ATCC 6260, Candida dubliniensis GM0314.
Menendez et al., "Rapid development of Candida krusei echinocandin resistance during caspofungin therapy," Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, vol.
Antimicrobial method: The microorganisms and yeast used for the antimicrobial method were Staphylococcus aureus (ATCC 25923), Enterococcus faecalis (ATCC 29212), Escherichia coli (ATCC 25992), Klebsiella pneumoniae (ATCC 23357), Pseudomonas aeruginosa (ATCC 27853), Candida albicans (DCCB 385) and Candida krusei (ATCC 6258).
The predominant species was Candida albicans (561) followed by Candida tropicaiis (38), Candida dubiiniensis (26) and Candida krusei (13) (Fig.
These Candida species; Candida tropicalis, Candida parapsilosis, Candida glabrata, and Candida krusei are of increasing significance as they tend to be more resistant to antifungal agents (2-4).
Cryptococcus spp., Pichia spp., Trichosporon cutaneum, Candida krusei, C.
Vaginitis due to Candida krusei: epidemiology, clinical aspects, and therapy.
And Candida glabrata and Candida krusei are both resistant to fluconazole (Diflucan) treatment.