Publications by authors named "Arunaloke Chakrabarti"

100Publications

Rapid detection of ERG11 polymorphism associated azole resistance in Candida tropicalis.

PLoS One 2021 13;16(1):e0245160. Epub 2021 Jan 13.

Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India.

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January 2021

Has the mortality from pulmonary mucormycosis changed over time? A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Clin Microbiol Infect 2021 Jan 5. Epub 2021 Jan 5.

Professor Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India. Electronic address:

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January 2021

Defining and managing COVID-19-associated pulmonary aspergillosis: the 2020 ECMM/ISHAM consensus criteria for research and clinical guidance.

Lancet Infect Dis 2020 Dec 14. Epub 2020 Dec 14.

Faculty of Medicine, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany; Cologne Excellence Cluster on Cellular Stress Responses in Aging-Associated Diseases, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany; Department I of Internal Medicine, European Excellence Center for Medical Mycology (ECMM), University Hospital Cologne, Cologne, Germany; Clinical Trials Centre Cologne, ZKS Köln, Cologne, Germany; German Center for Infection Research, Partner Site Bonn-Cologne, Cologne, Germany. Electronic address:

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December 2020

On the Origin of Candida auris: Ancestor, Environmental Stresses, and Antiseptics.

mBio 2020 12 15;11(6). Epub 2020 Dec 15.

Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India

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December 2020

A selective medium for isolation and detection of ; an emerging pathogen.

J Clin Microbiol 2020 Nov 18. Epub 2020 Nov 18.

Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh. India.

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November 2020

Comparative genomics of species and identification of putative pathogenic-gene determinants.

Future Microbiol 2020 Nov 12:1465-1481. Epub 2020 Nov 12.

Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh 160012, India.

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November 2020

Identification and broth-microdilution antifungal susceptibility testing of yeast directly from automated blood cultures.

Future Microbiol 2020 Nov 12:1453-1464. Epub 2020 Nov 12.

Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India.

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November 2020

in a post-operative immunocompetent child.

Indian J Med Microbiol 2020 Jul-Dec;38(3 & 4):492-495

Department of Medical Microbiology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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November 2020

Occurrence of and other yeast-like fungi in environmental sources in Bonaire (Dutch Caribbean).

Germs 2020 Sep 1;10(4):195-200. Epub 2020 Sep 1.

MD, DipNB, Professor & Head, Department of Medical Microbiology, Post-graduate Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, Sector 12, Chandigarh-160012, India.

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September 2020

Sphingolipidomics of drug resistant Candida auris clinical isolates reveal distinct sphingolipid species signatures.

Biochim Biophys Acta Mol Cell Biol Lipids 2021 Jan 15;1866(1):158815. Epub 2020 Sep 15.

Amity Institute of Integrative Science and Health, and Amity Institute of Biotechnology, Amity University Gurgaon, Haryana, India. Electronic address:

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January 2021

Pregnancy complicated by allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis: A case-control study.

Mycoses 2021 Jan 23;64(1):35-41. Epub 2020 Sep 23.

Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India.

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January 2021

Which Are the Optimal Criteria for the Diagnosis of Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis? A Latent Class Analysis.

J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract 2021 Jan 3;9(1):328-335.e1. Epub 2020 Sep 3.

Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India. Electronic address:

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January 2021

Diagnosing COVID-19-associated pulmonary aspergillosis.

Lancet Microbe 2020 Jun 10;1(2):e53-e55. Epub 2020 May 10.

Division of Infectious Diseases and Global Health, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA.

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June 2020

A detailed lipidomic study of human pathogenic fungi Candida auris.

FEMS Yeast Res 2020 Sep;20(6)

Amity Institute of Integrative Science and Health and Amity Institute of Biotechnology, Amity University Gurugram,, Haryana, 122413, India.

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September 2020

Allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis.

Indian J Med Res 2020 06;151(6):529-549

Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh, India.

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June 2020

International Society for Human and Animal Mycology (ISHAM)-New Initiatives.

J Fungi (Basel) 2020 Jun 30;6(3). Epub 2020 Jun 30.

Department I of Internal Medicine, Excellence Center for Medical Mycology (ECMM), Medical Faculty and University Hospital Cologne, University of Cologne, 50937 Cologne, Germany.

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June 2020

Molecular Identification and Quantification of Species Isolated from Pityriasis Versicolor.

Indian Dermatol Online J 2020 Mar-Apr;11(2):167-170. Epub 2020 Mar 9.

Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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March 2020

Emerging Dematiaceous and Hyaline Fungi Causing Keratitis in a Tertiary Care Centre From North India.

Cornea 2020 Jul;39(7):868-876

Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India.

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July 2020

Dynamics of in vitro development of azole resistance in Candida tropicalis.

J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2020 09 24;22:553-561. Epub 2020 Apr 24.

Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India. Electronic address:

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September 2020

Multidrug-resistant : an epidemiological review.

Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2020 06 13;18(6):551-562. Epub 2020 Apr 13.

Department of Medical Microbiology, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India.

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June 2020

Assessment of antifungal resistance and associated molecular mechanism in Candida albicans isolates from different cohorts of patients in North Indian state of Haryana.

Folia Microbiol (Praha) 2020 Aug 26;65(4):747-754. Epub 2020 Mar 26.

Amity Institute of Biotechnology and Amity Institute of Integrative Sciences and Health, Amity University Haryana, Amity Education Valley, Gurugram, 122413, India.

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August 2020

Candida auris candidaemia in an intensive care unit - Prospective observational study to evaluate epidemiology, risk factors, and outcome.

J Crit Care 2020 06 9;57:42-48. Epub 2020 Jan 9.

Centre of Advanced Research in Medical Mycology, WHO Collaborating Centre for Reference & Research on Fungi of Medical Importance, National Culture Collection of Pathogenic Fungi, Head, Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh 160012, India.

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June 2020

Selection and evaluation of appropriate reference genes for RT-qPCR based expression analysis in Candida tropicalis following azole treatment.

Sci Rep 2020 02 6;10(1):1972. Epub 2020 Feb 6.

Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, 160012, India.

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February 2020

Assessment of core capacities for antimicrobial stewardship practices in indian hospitals: Report from a multicentric initiative of global health security agenda.

Indian J Med Microbiol 2019 Jul-Sep;37(3):309-317

Department of Microbiology, Tata Medical Center, Kolkata, West Bengal, India.

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June 2020

Prolonged Outbreak of Candida krusei Candidemia in Paediatric Ward of Tertiary Care Hospital.

Mycopathologia 2020 Apr 25;185(2):257-268. Epub 2020 Jan 25.

Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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April 2020

Clinicians' challenges in managing patients with invasive fungal diseases in seven Asian countries: An Asia Fungal Working Group (AFWG) Survey.

Int J Infect Dis 2020 Jun 13;95:471-480. Epub 2020 Jan 13.

Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan; National Institute of Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology, National Health Research Institutes, Zhunan, Taiwan. Electronic address:

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June 2020

Bridging the knowledge gap on mycoses in Africa: Setting up a Pan-African Mycology Working Group.

Mycoses 2020 Mar 30;63(3):244-249. Epub 2019 Dec 30.

Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh, India.

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March 2020

Global guideline for the diagnosis and management of mucormycosis: an initiative of the European Confederation of Medical Mycology in cooperation with the Mycoses Study Group Education and Research Consortium.

Lancet Infect Dis 2019 12 5;19(12):e405-e421. Epub 2019 Nov 5.

Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh, India.

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December 2019

Disseminated Emergomyces pasteurianus Infection in India: A Case Report and a Review.

Mycopathologia 2020 Feb 28;185(1):193-200. Epub 2019 Oct 28.

Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India.

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February 2020

'Medical Mycology' - a new section in the .

J Med Microbiol 2019 12;68(12):1697-1698

Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Researchh, Chandigarh, India.

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December 2019

Diagnostic Cutoffs and Clinical Utility of Recombinant Aspergillus fumigatus Antigens in the Diagnosis of Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis.

J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract 2020 02 11;8(2):579-587. Epub 2019 Sep 11.

Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India. Electronic address:

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February 2020

Efficiency of A fumigatus-specific IgG and galactomannan testing in the diagnosis of simple aspergilloma.

Mycoses 2019 Dec 1;62(12):1108-1115. Epub 2019 Oct 1.

Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India.

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December 2019

Invasive Aspergillosis by : Epidemiology, Diagnosis, Antifungal Resistance, and Management.

J Fungi (Basel) 2019 Jul 1;5(3). Epub 2019 Jul 1.

Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Canisius Wilhelmina Hospital (CWZ) and Center of Expertise, 6532SZ Nijmegen, The Netherlands.

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July 2019

Establishing Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance & Research Network in India: Journey so far.

Indian J Med Res 2019 02;149(2):164-179

Division of Epidemiology & Communicable Diseases, Indian Council of Medical Research, New Delhi, India.

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February 2019

Need to re-look cut-off of Aspergillus-specific IgE levels in children with ABPA.

Mycoses 2019 Sep 1;62(9):761-764. Epub 2019 Jul 1.

Department of Pediatrics, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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September 2019

Biofilm formation by Candida auris isolated from colonising sites and candidemia cases.

Mycoses 2019 Aug 9;62(8):706-709. Epub 2019 Jun 9.

Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India.

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August 2019

A Rhinofacial Fungal Infection Presenting as an Intranasal Tumour.

Sultan Qaboos Univ Med J 2018 Nov 28;18(4):e549-e552. Epub 2019 Mar 28.

Center of Advanced Research in Medical Mycology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh, India.

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November 2018

Global Epidemiology of Mucormycosis.

J Fungi (Basel) 2019 Mar 21;5(1). Epub 2019 Mar 21.

Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India.

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March 2019

Stable isotope labelling: an approach for MALDI-TOF MS-based rapid detection of fluconazole resistance in Candida tropicalis.

J Antimicrob Chemother 2019 05;74(5):1269-1276

Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India.

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May 2019

Utility of Serum and Bronchoalveolar Lavage Fluid Galactomannan in Diagnosis of Chronic Pulmonary Aspergillosis.

J Clin Microbiol 2019 03 27;57(3). Epub 2019 Feb 27.

Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India

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March 2019

Invasive fungal infections amongst patients with acute-on-chronic liver failure at high risk for fungal infections.

Liver Int 2019 03 24;39(3):503-513. Epub 2018 Oct 24.

Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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March 2019

The epidemiology of non-Candida yeast isolated from blood: The Asia Surveillance Study.

Mycoses 2019 Feb 17;62(2):112-120. Epub 2018 Oct 17.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan.

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February 2019

Is There an Overlap in Immune Response Between Allergic Bronchopulmonary and Chronic Pulmonary Aspergillosis?

J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract 2019 03 8;7(3):969-974. Epub 2018 Sep 8.

Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India. Electronic address:

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March 2019

Aspergillus terreus Causing Probable Invasive Aspergillosis in a Patient with Cystic Fibrosis.

Mycopathologia 2019 Feb 30;184(1):151-154. Epub 2018 Aug 30.

Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India.

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February 2019

MALDI-TOF MS-Based Identification of Melanized Fungi is Faster and Reliable After the Expansion of In-House Database.

Proteomics Clin Appl 2019 05 24;13(3):e1800070. Epub 2018 Sep 24.

Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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May 2019

Invasive Fungal Infections in Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia on Dual Differentiating Agents: Real World Data.

Indian J Hematol Blood Transfus 2018 Jul 26;34(3):466-468. Epub 2017 Oct 26.

2Department of Internal Medicine and Clinical Hematology, P.G.I.M.E.R, Chandigarh, U.T 160012 India.

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July 2018

A randomised trial of voriconazole and prednisolone monotherapy in acute-stage allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis complicating asthma.

Eur Respir J 2018 09 18;52(3). Epub 2018 Sep 18.

Dept of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India.

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September 2018

Diagnostic cut-off of Aspergillus fumigatus-specific IgG in the diagnosis of chronic pulmonary aspergillosis.

Mycoses 2018 Oct 12;61(10):770-776. Epub 2018 Jul 12.

Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India.

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October 2018

Gastrointestinal mucormycosis in apparently immunocompetent hosts-A review.

Mycoses 2018 Dec 20;61(12):898-908. Epub 2018 Jun 20.

Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, India.

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December 2018

Calcium Alginate Bead-mediated Enhancement of the Selective Recovery of a Lead Novel Antifungal Bacillomycin Variant.

Appl Biochem Biotechnol 2018 Dec 25;186(4):917-936. Epub 2018 May 25.

Department of Biological Sciences, Birla Institute of Technology And Science Pilani KK Birla Goa Campus, Goa, 403726, India.

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December 2018

Relevance of antifungal penetration in biofilm-associated resistance of Candida albicans and non-albicans Candida species.

J Med Microbiol 2018 Jul 16;67(7):922-926. Epub 2018 May 16.

Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh 160012, India.

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July 2018

Histoplasmosis in non-endemic North-Western part of India.

Indian J Med Microbiol 2018 Jan-Mar;36(1):61-64

Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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September 2018

Invasive Gastrointestinal Mucormycosis: A Master Masquerader.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2018 10;37(10):1067-1070

Department of Histopathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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October 2018

Mutation in the Squalene Epoxidase Gene of Trichophyton interdigitale and Trichophyton rubrum Associated with Allylamine Resistance.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2018 05 26;62(5). Epub 2018 Apr 26.

Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India

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May 2018

brain abscess: A report of two cases treated with voriconazole.

Indian J Med Microbiol 2017 Oct-Dec;35(4):620-622

Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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August 2018

Allergic Aspergillus Rhinosinusitis.

J Fungi (Basel) 2016 Dec 8;2(4). Epub 2016 Dec 8.

Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh 160012, India.

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December 2016

Strategies to Reduce Mortality in Adult and Neonatal Candidemia in Developing Countries.

J Fungi (Basel) 2017 Jul 19;3(3). Epub 2017 Jul 19.

Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh 160012, India.

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July 2017