Potential Targets For Discovery Of Antifungal Leads

Unlike the arena of development of antibacterial agents, in relative terms, where bacterial specific targets are abundant, it seems difficult to develop antifungal agents with a specific mode of action. Since, fungi as eukaryotic organism, have metabolism similar to those of mammal and plant hosts, most of antifungal agents discovered to be potentially active against plant pathogenic fungi have failed to survive during the testing process for practical usage. The following discussions will be of potential antifungal leads directed to fungal specific targets, with the examples of antifungal agents recently developed for clinical and agricultural uses.

Was this article helpful?

0 0
10 Ways To Fight Off Cancer

10 Ways To Fight Off Cancer

Learning About 10 Ways Fight Off Cancer Can Have Amazing Benefits For Your Life The Best Tips On How To Keep This Killer At Bay Discovering that you or a loved one has cancer can be utterly terrifying. All the same, once you comprehend the causes of cancer and learn how to reverse those causes, you or your loved one may have more than a fighting chance of beating out cancer.

Get My Free Ebook

Post a comment