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    • Avaliação da atividade anti-angiogênica do secretoma de aspergillus fumigatus e de drogas antifúngicas 

      Xafranski, Hemilio [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2016-12-14)
      Introduction: Aspergillus fumigatus is the most commonly isolated agent causing aspergillosis. Invasive pulmonary aspergillosis (IA) is an important cause of morbidity and mortality in immunocompromised patients. Chronic ...

    • Cryptic and Rare Aspergillus Species in Brazil: Prevalence in Clinical Samples and in Vitro Susceptibility to Triazoles 

      Negri, C. E. [UNIFESP]; Goncalves, S. S. [UNIFESP]; Xafranski, Hemilio [UNIFESP]; Bergamasco, M. D. [UNIFESP]; Aquino, V. R.; Castro, P. T. O.; Colombo, A. L. [UNIFESP] (Amer Soc Microbiology, 2014-10-01)
      Aspergillus spp. are among the most common causes of opportunistic invasive fungal infections in tertiary care hospitals. Little is known about the prevalence and in vitro susceptibility of Aspergillus species in Latin ...

    • Diagnostico de candidemia a partir de amostras clinicas por metodo molecular de PCR e sequenciamento de DNA 

      Xafranski, Hemilio [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2012)
      Introdução: As diferencas na suscetibilidade das especies de Candida as drogas antifungicas, assim como a necessidade de controle de infeccoes hospitalares, justificam a demanda de identificacao rapida e acurada de agentes ...

    • Outbreak of Fusarium oxysporum infections in children with cancer: an experience with 7 episodes of catheter-related fungemia 

      Carlesse, Fabianne [UNIFESP]; Amaral, Anna-Paula C. [UNIFESP]; Goncalves, Sarah S. [UNIFESP]; Xafranski, Hemilio [UNIFESP]; Lee, Maria-Lucia M. [UNIFESP]; Zecchin, Victor [UNIFESP]; Petrilli, Antonio S. [UNIFESP]; Al-Hatmi, Abdullah M.; Hagen, Ferry; Meis, Jacques F.; Colombo, Arnaldo L. [UNIFESP] (Biomed Central Ltd, 2017)
      Background: Fusarium species are widely spread in nature as plant pathogens but are also able to cause opportunistic fungal infections in humans. We report a cluster of Fusarium oxysporum bloodstream infections in a single ...

    • A quick and low-cost PCR-based assay for Candida spp. identification in positive blood culture bottles 

      Xafranski, Hemilio [UNIFESP]; Melo, Analy Salles de Azevedo [UNIFESP]; Machado, Antonia M. [UNIFESP]; Briones, Marcelo Ribeiro da Silva [UNIFESP]; Colombo, Arnaldo Lopes [UNIFESP] (Biomed Central Ltd, 2013-10-07)
      Background: Differences in the susceptibility of Candida species to antifungal drugs make identification to the species level important for clinical management of candidemia. Molecular tests are not yet standardized or ...