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


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

June 7, 2018
July 6, 2018
August 1, 2018
invasive fungal infection, antifungal-resistant fungus, azole, Brazil

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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