Mode of Action and Resistance to 5-Fluorocytosine
5-Fluorocytosine (5-FC) (Fig.1) was synthesized in 1957 with the expectation that, like 5-Fluorouracil (5-FU) (Fig.l), it could be used as a cytotoxic agent in malignant diseases. It proved complete to lack cytotoxic properties.
KeywordsCandida Albicans Resistant Strain Candida Species Cryptococcus Neoformans Hyperemesis Gravidarum
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