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Introduction to Fungal Pathogens

Introduction to Fungal Pathogens

In this video, Biology Professor (Twitter: @DrWhitneyHolden) discusses the basics of understanding several important human fungal pathogens and the diseases they cause, including Candida albicans, Pneumocystis jiroveci, Histoplasma capsulatum, Blastomyces dermatitidis, Coccidioides immitis, and dermatophytes. In addition, reasons why many fungi are good for humans are also discussed, along with a brief mention of fungal pathogens of plants and amphibians. Great for MCAT Biology Review!