J-GLOBAL ID:200904029635986961  Research Project code:0450024609 Update date:Nov. 16, 2004

Molecular epidemiology of Candida albicans

Candida albicans の分子疫学的研究
Study period:2004 - 2005
Organization (1):
Investigating Researcher (4):
Research overview:
Pathogenic yeast (Candida albicans) is famous as a cause of an opportunism mycosis whose symptoms are shown to the patient to whom a malignant tumor, an organ transplant, and AIDS. Epidemiological analysis is performed about the strain collected on a scale of being worldwide using the technique of molecular phylogenetical system analysis.
Keywords (3):
Candida albicans ,  molecular epidemiology ,  opportunistic infection
Research program: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Ministry with control over the research :
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
Research budget: 2004: \2,400,000

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