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JDR Vol.13 No.4 pp. 751-753
doi: 10.20965/jdr.2018.p0751
(2018)

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International Joint Research on Antifungal Resistant Fungi: Collaborative Studies with the University of Campinas, Brazil

Akira Watanabe and Katsuhiko Kamei

Medical Mycology Research Center, Chiba University
1-8-1 Inohana, Chuo-ku, Chiba 260-8673, Japan

Corresponding author

Received:
June 7, 2018
Accepted:
July 6, 2018
Published:
August 1, 2018
Keywords:
invasive fungal infection, antifungal-resistant fungus, azole, Brazil
Abstract

Increasing of detection rate of antifungal-resistant fungi is a serious global concern in public health. As few epidemiological data on resistant fungi in Brazil have been available, we planned an international joint project with the University of Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil to research antifungal-resistant fungi. This project, supported by the SATREPS program of the Japanese government, started in fiscal 2017.

Cite this article as:
A. Watanabe and K. Kamei, “International Joint Research on Antifungal Resistant Fungi: Collaborative Studies with the University of Campinas, Brazil,” J. Disaster Res., Vol.13, No.4, pp. 751-753, 2018.
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