In vitro antifungal activity of cassia fistula extracts against fluconazole resistant strains of Candida species from HIV patients
Publication date: Available online 21 August 2017
Source:Journal de Mycologie Médicale / Journal of Medical Mycology
Author(s): P. Sony, M. Kalyani, D. Jeyakumari, I. Kannan, R.G. Sukumar
BackgroundCandida species is the fourth common cause of blood stream infections all over the world which is life threatening. Invasive candidiasis leads to increased mortality and morbidity especially in immunosuppressed. The antifungal resistance pattern in high-risk patients is major concern.PurposeThe present study was to access the anticandidal activity of leaves, bark and seeds of Cassia fistula...