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Research Article

A Link between Virulence and Homeostatic Responses to Hypoxia during Infection by the Human Fungal Pathogen Cryptococcus neoformans

  • Cheryl D Chun equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Cheryl D Chun, Oliver W Liu

    Affiliation: Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

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  • Oliver W Liu equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Cheryl D Chun, Oliver W Liu

    Affiliation: Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

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  • Hiten D Madhani mail

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: hiten@biochem.ucsf.edu

    Affiliation: Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

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  • Published: February 23, 2007
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.0030022

About the Authors

Cheryl D Chun, Oliver W Liu, Hiten D Madhani
Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: hiten@biochem.ucsf.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

CDC, OWL, and HDM conceived and designed the experiments, analyzed the data, and wrote the paper. CDC and OWL performed the experiments.