||Identification of yeast genes that confer resistance to chitosan oligosaccharide (COS) using chemogenomics.
||Maria D L A Jaime, Luis Vicente Lopez-Llorca, Ana Conesa, Anna Y Lee, Michael Proctor, Lawrence E Heisler, Marinella Gebbia, Guri Giaever, J Timothy Westwood, Corey Nislow
||Chitosan oligosaccharide (COS), a deacetylated derivative of chitin, is an abundant, and renewable natural polymer. COS has higher antimicrobial properties than chitosan and is presumed to act by disrupting/permeabilizing the cell membranes of bacteria, yeast and fungi. COS is relatively non-toxic to mammals. By identifying the molecular and genetic targets of COS, we hope to gain a better understanding of the antifungal mode of action of COS.
||BMC Genomics 2012; 13:267
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