Echinocandins

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General Principles

This class of antifungals inhibits the enzyme (1,3)-β-D-glucan synthase that is essential in fungal cell wall synthesis.

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General Principles

This class of antifungals inhibits the enzyme (1,3)-β-D-glucan synthase that is essential in fungal cell wall synthesis.

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