Affiliation: University of Kiel
Brasch J, Flader S, Roggentin P, Wudy S, Homoki J, Shackleton C, et al
. [Dehydroepiandrosterone metabolism by Epidermophyton floccosum]. Mycoses. 2002;45 Suppl 1:37-40 pubmed
..Therefore, this fungus could possibly mediate the hormone regulated cutaneous defense mechanisms of the host by an intraepidermal metabolization of DHEA. ..
Brasch J. [Dermatophyte species. "New" taxonomy and "new" taxons]. Hautarzt. 2008;59:971-9 pubmed publisher
..The taxonomic order of dermatophytes must continuously be updated by integrating new findings; at the same time, meaningful and proven criteria should be retained. ..
Brasch J, Beck Jendroschek V, Voss K, Uhrlaß S, Nenoff P. [Arthroderma benhamiae strains in Germany : Morphological and physiological characteristics of the anamorphs]. Hautarzt. 2016;67:700-5 pubmed publisher
..benhamiae anamorph by conventional methods; a distinction between the white variant and T. interdigitale can be more difficult. Dermatologists should be able to identify this agent in clinical routine. ..
Brasch J, Kreiselmaier I, Christophers E. Inhibition of dermatophytes by optical brighteners. Mycoses. 2003;46:120-5 pubmed
..Optical brighteners of stilbenedisulfonic acid type may be rewarding objects for the development of new antifungal agents. ..
Brasch J. Var. raubitschekii of Trichophyton rubrum as a cause of tinea in Germany. Mycoses. 2007;50 Suppl 2:2-5 pubmed
..However, such a spreading is likely to occur in the future and therefore a monitoring is needed. This can be achieved only when the variant raubitschekii is looked for in the laboratories and is reported with its full name...
Brasch J. Pathogenesis of tinea. J Dtsch Dermatol Ges. 2010;8:780-6 pubmed publisher
..Dermatophytes that penetrate into the dermis can cause granulomatous inflammatory reactions and systemic immune reactions are supposed to be a trigger of so-called id reactions...
Brasch J. [New apects in the diagnosis and therapy of dermatomycoses]. Hautarzt. 2012;63:390-5 pubmed publisher
..Thermotherapy and photodynamic therapy are additional options in particularly difficult cases...