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Bose, Indrani


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Creating deletion strains to study the role of the argonaute and dicer genes in RNA interference in Cryptococcus neoformans 2009 389 Cryptococcus neoformans is a spherical, encapsulated, basidiomycetous yeast and the causative agent of cryptococcosis, a form of meningitis that affects the central nervous system of immunocompromised individuals (immunocompromised means patients ...
Characterization of putative acetate kinase in the pathogenic yeast, Cryptococcus neoformans 2013 265 The spherical, encapsulated basidiomycetous yeast, Cryptococcus neoformans, is an environmental opportunistic pathogen that has become a leading cause of mortality secondary to HIV/AIDS, particularly in sub-Saharan Africa (Park et al. 2009). Few c...
Characterizing the role of MTW1 in the kinetochore of the pathogenic yeast Cryptococcus neoformans 2013 21 Cryptococcus neoformans is a basidiomycetous yeast with clinical importance due to its role as an opportunistic pathogen in immunocompromised individuals. Upon exposure to C. neoformans patients may develop a disease known as cryptococcosis, a con...