Dimorphic Fungi

Dimorphic fungi cause several common diseases including histoplasmosis, blastomycosis, and coccidioidomycosis. In this five-part presentation, Glenn Roberts, Ph.D., discusses the distribution and ecology of these fungi, as well as their pathogenesis and cultural characteristics, in this five-part presentation.

Glenn Roberts, Ph.D.


Dr. Roberts is a Professor of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, and Microbiology, as well as a consultant in the Division of Clinical Microbiology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn.


Part 1: Blastomycosis


Part 2: Coccidioidomycosis


Part 3: Histoplasmosis


Part 4: Paracoccidioidomycosis and Penicilliosis


Part 5: Sporotrichosis

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