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Antifungal antibiotics


The search for new drugs against fungal infections is a major challenge to current research in mycotic diseases. The present article reviews the current types of antifungal infections, the current scenario of antifungal antibiotics, and the need and approaches to search for newer antifungal antibiotics and antifungal drug targets.

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Received revision: 21 August 2001

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Gupte, .M., Kulkarni, .P. & Ganguli, .B. Antifungal antibiotics. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 58, 46–57 (2002).

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  • Fungal Infection
  • Present Article
  • Drug Target
  • Antifungal Drug
  • Current Scenario