Development of a novel in vitro onychomycosis model for the evaluation of topical antifungal activity.

Abstract:

:A novel in vitro onychomycosis model was developed to easily predict the topical activity potential of novel antifungal drugs. The model encompasses drug activity and diffusion through bovine hoof slices in a single experimental set-up. Results correspond well with the antifungal susceptibility assay and Franz cell diffusion test.

journal_name

J Microbiol Methods

authors

Sleven R,Lanckacker E,Boulet G,Delputte P,Maes L,Cos P

doi

10.1016/j.mimet.2015.03.009

subject

Has Abstract

pub_date

2015-05-01 00:00:00

pages

73-5

eissn

0167-7012

issn

1872-8359

pii

S0167-7012(15)00088-3

journal_volume

112

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