Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2021 Feb 16. Epub 2021 Feb 16.
Laboratório de Glicobiologia de Eucariotos (LaGE), Depto. Microbiologia Geral, Instituto de Microbiologia Paulo de Góes (IMPG), Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Sporotrichosis is an emerging mycosis caused by members of the genus The disease affects humans and animals, particularly cats, which plays an important role in the zoonotic transmission. Feline sporotrichosis treatment options include itraconazole (ITC), potassium iodide and amphotericin B, drugs usually associated with deleterious adverse reactions and refractoriness in cats, especially when using ITC. Thus, affordable, non-toxic and clinically effective anti- agents are needed. Read More