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Arnaldo Lopes Colombo

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Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP). Campus São Paulo. Escola Paulista de Medicina (EPM)  (Institutional affiliation for the last research proposal)
Birthplace: Brazil

graduate at Medicina from Universidade Federal de São Paulo (1983), master's at Infectious and Parasitic Illnesses from Universidade Federal de São Paulo (1989) and ph.d. at Doenças Infecciosas e Parasitárias from University of Texas System (1994). Has experience in Medicine, focusing on Infectious and Parasitic Illnesses, acting on the following subjects: candidemia, antifúngicos, infecção hospitalar, candida spp and aids. (Source: Lattes Curriculum)

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Scientific publications resulting from Research Grants and Scholarships under the grantee's responsibility (29)

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CHAVES, GUILHERME MARANHAO; SANTOS, FERNANDA PAHIM; COLOMBO, ARNALDO LOPES. The persistence of multifocal colonisation by a single ABC genotype of Candida albicans may predict the transition from commensalism to infection. Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, v. 107, n. 2, p. 198-204, . Web of Science Citations: 8. (07/05880-8)

CHAVES, GUILHERME M.; TERCARIOLI, GISELA R.; PADOVAN, ANA CAROLINA B.; ROSAS, ROBERT C.; FERREIRA, RENATA C.; MELO, ANALY S. A.; COLOMBO, ARNALDO L.. Candida mesorugosa sp nov., a novel yeast species similar to Candida rugosa, isolated from a tertiary hospital in Brazil. Medical Mycology, v. 51, n. 3, p. 231-242, . Web of Science Citations: 13. (07/08575-1, 07/05880-8)

GONCALVES, SARAH S.; STCHIGEL, ALBERTO M.; CANO, JOSEP; GUARRO, JOSEP; COLOMBO, ARNALDO L.. In Vitro Antifungal Susceptibility of Clinically Relevant Species Belonging to Aspergillus Section Flavi. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, v. 57, n. 4, p. 1944-1947, . Web of Science Citations: 19. (12/01134-8)

COLOMBO, ARNALDO L.; PADOVAN, ANA CAROLINA B.; CHAVES, GUILHERME M.. Current Knowledge of Trichosporon spp. and Trichosporonosis. CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY REVIEWS, v. 24, n. 4, p. 682+, . Web of Science Citations: 157. (07/08575-1, 05/02006-0)

BARBOSA PADOVAN, ANA CAROLINA; DE AZEVEDO MELO, ANALY SALLES; COLOMBO, ARNALDO LOPES. Systematic review and new insights into the molecular characterization of the Candida rugosa species complex. Fungal Genetics and Biology, v. 61, p. 33-41, . Web of Science Citations: 12. (09/10155-6, 07/08575-1)

CALVO, BELINDA; MELO, ANALY S. A.; PEROZO-MENA, ARMINDO; HERNANDEZ, MARTIN; FRANCISCO, ELAINE CRISTINA; HAGEN, FERRY; MEIS, JACQUES F.; COLOMBO, ARNALDO LOPES. First report of Candida auris in America: Clinical and microbiological aspects of 18 episodes of candidemia. Journal of Infection, v. 73, n. 4, p. 369-374, . Web of Science Citations: 110. (12/04767-1)

GONCALVES, SARAH SANTOS; REMONDI SOUZA, ANA CAROLINA; CHOWDHARY, ANURADHA; MEIS, JACQUES F.; COLOMBO, ARNALDO LOPES. Epidemiology and molecular mechanisms of antifungal resistance in Candida and Aspergillus. MYCOSES, v. 59, n. 4, p. 198-219, . Web of Science Citations: 48. (12/04769-4, 12/04767-1)

SOUZA, ANA CAROLINA R.; FUCHS, BETH BURGWYN; PINHATI, HENRIQUE M. S.; SIQUEIRA, RICARDO A.; HAGEN, FERRY; MEIS, JACQUES F.; MYLONAKIS, ELEFTHERIOS; COLOMBO, ARNALDO L.. Candida parapsilosis Resistance to Fluconazole: Molecular Mechanisms and In Vivo Impact in Infected Galleria mellonella Larvae. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, v. 59, n. 10, p. 6581-6587, . Web of Science Citations: 35. (12/04769-4, 13/07405-6, 12/04767-1)

IRINYI, LASZLO; SERENA, CAROLINA; GARCIA-HERMOSO, DEA; ARABATZIS, MICHAEL; DESNOS-OLLIVIER, MARIE; VU, DUONG; CARDINALI, GIANLUIGI; ARTHUR, IAN; NORMAND, ANNE-CECILE; GIRALDO, ALEJANDRA; et al. International Society of Human and Animal Mycology (ISHAM)-ITS reference DNA barcoding database-the quality controlled standard tool for routine identification of human and animal pathogenic fungi. Medical Mycology, v. 53, n. 4, p. 313-337, . Web of Science Citations: 93. (07/08575-1)

ITURRIETA-GONZALEZ, ISABEL ANTONIETA; BARBOSA PADOVAN, ANA CAROLINA; BIZERRA, FERNANDO CESAR; HAHN, ROSANE CHRISTINE; COLOMBO, ARNALDO LOPES. Multiple Species of Trichosporon Produce Biofilms Highly Resistant to Triazoles and Amphotericin B. PLoS One, v. 9, n. 10, . Web of Science Citations: 26. (07/08575-1, 10/17179-5)

BIZERRA, FERNANDO CESAR; JIMENEZ-ORTIGOSA, CRISTINA; SOUZA, ANA CAROLINA R.; BREDA, GIOVANNI LUIS; QUEIROZ-TELLES, FLAVIO; PERLIN, DAVID S.; COLOMBO, ARNALDO L.. Breakthrough Candidemia Due to Multidrug-Resistant Candida glabrata during Prophylaxis with a Low Dose of Micafungin. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, v. 58, n. 4, p. 2438-2440, . Web of Science Citations: 33. (12/04769-4, 07/08575-1, 12/04767-1, 10/17179-5)

JAFET OURIVES, ANA PAULA; GONCALVES, SARAH SANTOS; SIQUEIRA, RICARDO ANDREOTTI; REMONDI SOUZA, ANA CAROLINA; CANZIANI, MARIA EUGENIA F.; MANFREDI, SILVIA REGINA; CORREA, LUCI; COLOMBO, ARNALDO LOPES. High rate of Candida deep-seated infection in patients under chronic hemodialysis with extended central venous catheter use. REVISTA IBEROAMERICANA DE MICOLOGIA, v. 33, n. 2, p. 100-103, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (12/04769-4, 12/04767-1)

SAMPAIO PINHATI, HENRIQUE MARCONI; CASULARI, LUIZ AUGUSTO; REMONDI SOUZA, ANA CAROLINA; SIQUEIRA, RICARDO ANDREOTTI; GOMES DAMASCENO, CAMILA MARIA; COLOMBO, ARNALDO LOPES. Outbreak of candidemia caused by fluconazole resistant Candida parapsilosis strains in an intensive care unit. BMC INFECTIOUS DISEASES, v. 16, . Web of Science Citations: 16. (12/04769-4, 12/04767-1)

MELO, ANALY S.; BIZERRA, FERNANDO C.; FREYMUELLER, EDNA; ARTHINGTON-SKAGGS, BETH A.; COLOMBO, ARNALDO L.. Biofilm production and evaluation of antifungal susceptibility amongst clinical Candida spp. isolates, including strains of the Candida parapsilosis complex. Medical Mycology, v. 49, n. 3, p. 253-262, . Web of Science Citations: 78.

BIZERRA, FERNANDO C.; MELO, ANALY S. A.; KATCHBURIAN, EDUARDO; FREYMUELLER, EDNA; STRAUS, ANITA H.; TAKAHASHI, HELIO K.; COLOMBO, ARNALDO L.. Changes in Cell Wall Synthesis and Ultrastructure during Paradoxical Growth Effect of Caspofungin on Four Different Candida Species. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, v. 55, n. 1, p. 302-310, . Web of Science Citations: 57. (07/04925-8)


FRANCO, JAQUES; FERREIRA, RENATA C.; IENNE, SUSAN; ZINGALES, BIANCA. ABCG-like transporter of Trypanosoma cruzi involved in benznidazole resistance: Gene polymorphisms disclose inter-strain intragenic recombination in hybrid isolates. INFECTION GENETICS AND EVOLUTION, v. 31, p. 198-208, . Web of Science Citations: 11. (13/13333-8, 09/01230-4)

DE AZEVEDO BASTOS, VIVIANE REIS; DE CASTRO LIMA SANTOS, DANIEL WAGNER; BARBOSA PADOVAN, ANA CAROLINA; AZEVEDO MELO, ANALY SALLES; MAZZOLIN, MILENE DE ABREU; ARANHA CAMARGO, LUIS FERNANDO; COLOMBO, ARNALDO LOPES. Early Invasive Pulmonary Aspergillosis in a Kidney Transplant Recipient Caused by Aspergillus lentulus: First Brazilian Report. Mycopathologia, v. 179, n. 3-4, p. 299-305, . Web of Science Citations: 8. (09/10155-6, 07/08575-1)

NEGRI, C. E.; GONCALVES, S. S.; XAFRANSKI, H.; BERGAMASCO, M. D.; AQUINO, V. R.; CASTRO, P. T. O.; COLOMBO, A. L.. Cryptic and Rare Aspergillus Species in Brazil: Prevalence in Clinical Samples and In Vitro Susceptibility to Triazoles. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, v. 52, n. 10, p. 3633-3640, . Web of Science Citations: 28. (12/01548-7, 12/01134-8, 12/19103-1)

NUNES, JORGE MENESES; BIZERRA, FERNANDO CESAR; CARMONA E FERREIRA, RENATA; COLOMBO, ARNALDO LOPES. Molecular Identification, Antifungal Susceptibility Profile, and Biofilm Formation of Clinical and Environmental Rhodotorula Species Isolates. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, v. 57, n. 1, p. 382-389, . Web of Science Citations: 34. (07/08575-1, 09/01230-4, 10/17179-5)

GONCALVES, S. S.; AMORIM, C. S.; NUCCI, M.; PADOVAN, A. C. B.; BRIONES, M. R. S.; MELO, A. S. A.; COLOMBO, A. L.. Prevalence rates and antifungal susceptibility profiles of the Candida parapsilosis species complex: results from a nationwide surveillance of candidaemia in Brazil. Clinical Microbiology and Infection, v. 16, n. 7, p. 885-887, . Web of Science Citations: 45.

CHAGAS-NETO, THOMAS C.; CHAVES, GUILHERME M.; MELO, ANALY S. A.; COLOMBO, ARNALDO L.. Bloodstream Infections Due to Trichosporon spp.: Species Distribution, Trichosporon asahii Genotypes Determined on the Basis of Ribosomal DNA Intergenic Spacer 1 Sequencing, and Antifungal Susceptibility Testing. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, v. 47, n. 4, p. 1074-1081, . Web of Science Citations: 77. (05/02006-0)

SOUZA, ANA CAROLINA R.; FERREIRA, RENATA C.; GONCALVES, SARAH S.; QUINDOS, GUILLERMO; ERASO, ELENA; BIZERRA, FERNANDO C.; BRIONES, MARCELO R. S.; COLOMBO, ARNALDO L.. Accurate Identification of Candida parapsilosis (Sensu Lato) by Use of Mitochondrial DNA and Real-Time PCR. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, v. 50, n. 7, p. 2310-2314, . Web of Science Citations: 19. (07/08575-1, 09/01230-4, 10/17179-5, 10/02752-1)

MAFRA, FERNANDO F. P.; GATTAI, PEDRO P.; MACEDO, MICHEL M.; MORI, MARCELO A.; ARAUJO, RONALDO C.. The angiotensin-I-converting enzyme insertion/deletion in polymorphic element codes for an AluYa5 RNA that downregulates gene expression. PHARMACOGENOMICS JOURNAL, v. 18, n. 4, p. 517-527, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (15/20082-7)

REMONDI SOUZA, ANA CAROLINA; FUCHS, BETH BURGWYN; ALVES, VIVIANE DE SOUZA; JAYAMANI, ELAMPARITHI; COLOMBO, ARNALDO LOPES; MYLONAKIS, ELEFTHERIOS. Pathogenesis of the Candida parapsilosis Complex in the Model Host Caenorhabditis elegans. GENES, v. 9, n. 8, . Web of Science Citations: 3. (12/04769-4, 17/02203-7, 13/07405-6)

MONFREDINI, PRISCILLA MORAIS; REMONDI SOUZA, ANA CAROLINA; CAVALHEIRO, RENAN PELLUZZI; SIQUEIRA, RICARDO ANDREOTTI; COLOMBO, ARNALDO LOPES. Clinical impact of Candida spp. biofilm production in a cohort of patients with candidemia. Medical Mycology, v. 56, n. 7, p. 803-808, . Web of Science Citations: 1. (12/04767-1)

ROSSATO, LUANA; COLOMBO, ARNALDO LOPES. Candida auris: What Have We Learned About Its Mechanisms of Pathogenicity?. FRONTIERS IN MICROBIOLOGY, v. 9, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (17/02203-7, 17/19095-2)

CHAGAS-NETO‚ T.C.; CHAVES‚ G.M.; COLOMBO‚ A.L.. Update on the genus Trichosporon. Mycopathologia, v. 166, n. 3, p. 121-132, . (05/02006-0)

ROSENBERG, ALEXANDER; ENE, V, IULIANA; BIBI, MAAYAN; ZAKIN, SHIRI; SEGAL, ELLA SHTIFMAN; ZIV, NAOMI; DAHAN, ALON M.; COLOMBO, ARNALDO LOPES; BENNETT, RICHARD J.; BERMAN, JUDITH. Antifungal tolerance is a subpopulation effect distinct from resistance and is associated with persistent candidemia. NATURE COMMUNICATIONS, v. 9, . Web of Science Citations: 7. (17/02203-7)

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