Chapter 38. Molecular Methods

  1. Malcolm D. Richardson PhD, FIBiol, FRCPath1 and
  2. Elizabeth M. Johnson PhD2

Published Online: 11 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470757734.ch38

The Pocket Guide to Fungal Infection, Second Edition

The Pocket Guide to Fungal Infection, Second Edition

How to Cite

Richardson, M. D. and Johnson, E. M. (2005) Molecular Methods, in The Pocket Guide to Fungal Infection, Second Edition, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470757734.ch38

Author Information

  1. 1

    Mycology Unit, Department of Bacteriology and Immunology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland

  2. 2

    Mycology Reference Laboratory, Health Protection Agency, Bristol, United Kingdom

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405122184

Online ISBN: 9780470757734

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Keywords:

  • molecular methods;
  • aspergillosis;
  • panfungal;
  • candida albicans;
  • amplification

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Molecular methods for the diagnosis of invasive fungal infection

  • Molecular methods for the identification of pathogenic fungi

  • Molecular methods for tracing the epidemiology of pathogenic fungi