In this book, we discuss the changing medical and public profile of
fungal infections in the period 1850–2000. We consider four sets of diseases:
ringworm and athlete’s foot; thrush or candidiasis ; endemic, geographically
specific infections in North America and mycotoxins; and aspergillosis.
This note contains the following details
related to mycology: Photo Galleries, Antifungal Treatment Guidelines, Synoptic
Mould Identification Keys, Specimen Collection Video (Skin, Hair and Nails) and
Medical Mycology Case Reports.
Ellis, The University of Adelaide
This note covers the following topics: Overview of Mycology, Classifications of Fungi, Laboratory Methods in Medical
Mycology, Techniques for Identification of Fungi, Laboratory ID, Saprophytes,
Yeasts, Bacteria, Types of mycoses based on body site and Systemic mycoses.
This note covers
the following topics: Superficial Mycoses and Their Fungi, Dermatophyte and
Dermatophytosis, Dematiaceae and Subcutaneous Mycoses, Pathogenic Yeast:
Candidiasis, Pathogenic Yeasts: Neoformans Cryptococcosis, Histoplasmosis and
Ajellomyces (Histoplasma) capsulatum, Blastomycosis, Coccidioidomycosis and
Coccidioides immitis, Aspergillosis and Mushrooms.
This note covers the following topics:
Defining the Fungal Kingdom, Major Activities of Fungi, Fungi in Biotechnology,
Fungi in a Broad Sense, The Mycetozoa, The Chromistans, The Stramenopiles, The
Mycota, The Chytridiomycota, The Glomeromycota, The Ascomycota and The Mitosporic