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The influence of oxidized oils on fungal growth and lipid utilization
(University of the Free State, 2010-03)
English: Edible oils such as sunflower oil, soybean oil and palm oil are used today in the frying of food. During the frying process, various changes such as removal of antioxidants, hydrolysis, oxidation and polymerization ...
The influence of mitochondrial inhibitors on zoospore and ascospore development
(University of the Free State, 2010-11)
English: In 2007, Kock and co-workers published the Acetylsalicylic acid (ASA) Antifungal Hypothesis that indicated a definite link between oxylipin production [3-hydroxy (OH) oxylipins], mitochondrial activity [mitochondrial ...
Oxylipins in Cryptococcus neoformans and related yeasts
(University of the Free State, 2007-11)
English: Literature shows that Cryptococcus neoformans is an important human pathogen responsible for many deaths worldwide. To compound this, treatment of cryptococcal infections has over the years been difficult. This ...
The influence of mitochondrial inhibitors on fungal life cycles
(University of the Free State, 2010-10)
English: In 2007, the Kock group published the Aspirin Antifungal Hypothesis showing a clear link between oxylipin production, mitochondrial activity and acetylsalicylic acid (ASA, aspirin) sensitivity in respiring as well ...