Host Defense Peptides as Templates for Antifungal Drug Development

Current treatment for invasive fungal diseases is limited to three classes of antifungal drugs: azoles, polyenes, and echinocandins. The most recently introduced antifungal class, the echinocandins, was first approved nearly 30 years ago. The limited antifungal drug portfolio is rapidly losing its c...

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Main Authors: Virginia Basso, Dat Q. Tran, André J. Ouellette, Michael E. Selsted
Format: Article
Published: MDPI AG 2020-10-01
Series:Journal of Fungi
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