Published in AIDS Vaccine Week, October 31st, 2005
According to recent research from Thailand, "In this study, 36 extracts derived from 10 plant species were selected to screen for their antifungal activity against clinical isolates of Candida albicans, Cryptococcus neoformans and Microsporum gypseum.
"Selection was based on their use by traditional Thai healers or their reported antimicrobial activities in an attempt to find bioactive medicines for use in the treatment of opportunistic fungal infections in AIDS patients."
"The disc diffusion and hyphal extension-inhibition assays...
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