Volume 12 2014

Human Fungal Pathogens

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ISBN: 978-3-642-39431-7 (Print) 978-3-642-39432-4 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxii

  2. Basics of Fungal Virulence

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-18

      1 From Commensal to Pathogen: Candida albicans

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      Pages 19-43

      2 Aspergillus fumigatus: Saprotroph to Pathogen

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      Pages 45-74

      3 Systems Biology Approaches to Understanding and Predicting Fungal Virulence

  3. Immune Response to Fungal Infections

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 75-75

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      Pages 77-96

      4 Receptor–Ligand Interactions in Fungal Infections

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      Pages 97-108

      5 Macrophages in the Immune Response Against Cryptococcus

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      Pages 109-127

      6 T Cell Responses in Fungal Infections

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      Pages 129-140

      7 Molecular Mechanisms of Histoplasma Pathogenesis

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      Pages 141-160

      8 Visualizing Immune Responses in Fungal Infections: Established and Novel Methods

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      Pages 161-176

      9 Mucosal Immunology in Candida albicans Infection

  4. Clinical Presentations and Epidemiology of Fungal Infections

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 177-177

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      Pages 179-189

      10 Invasive Aspergillosis in the Intensive Care Unit

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      Pages 191-203

      11 Molecular Epidemiology of Pneumocystis Outbreaks

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      Pages 205-228

      12 Infections Caused by Mucorales

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      Pages 229-259

      13 Diagnostics of Fungal Infections

  5. Treatment of Fungal Infections

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 261-261

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      Pages 263-280

      14 Therapeutic Strategies in Fungal Infections

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      Pages 281-290

      15 Antifungal Pharmacokinetics

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 291-298