Chronological aging is associated with biophysical and chemical changes in the capsule of Cryptococcus neoformans.
Cordero, Radames J B; Pontes, Bruno; Guimarães, Allan J; Martinez, Luis R; Rivera, Johanna; Fries, Bettina C; Nimrichter, Leonardo; Rodrigues, Marcio L; Viana, Nathan B; Casadevall, Arturo.
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Artigo em Inglês | MEDLINE | ID: mdl-21968999
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