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 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: Classifications of Fungi,
Laboratory Methods in Medical Mycology, Fungal Culturing, Techniques for
Identification of Fungi and Laboratory ID, Saprophytes, Yeast, Bacteria - Like
Fungi, Types of mycoses based on body site.
This lecture note will discuss what fungi are from a cultural,
ecological, phenotypic and phylogenetic perspective. It covers basic information
on life histories, systematics, ecology, genetics and cell biology of fungi.