Aspergillus


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Aspergillus

[‚as·pər′jil·əs]
(mycology)
A genus of fungi including several species of common molds and some human and plant pathogens.
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Their new product, called Clear Aspergillus, detects four species of Aspergillus which includes the aspergillus fumigatus, aspergillus niger, aspergillus terreus and aspergillus flavus species.
Clinical implications of azole resistance in Aspergillus fumigatus, The Netherlands, 2007-2009.
Similar fungi isolated from the leachate in the dumping yard fetched six species with a higher prevalence of Aspergillus fumigates and Aspergillus nidulans (Table 3).
By considering the importance of mycoflora with reference to aflatoxins, the present study was conducted to monitor aflatoxin-producing Aspergillus flavus and determine mycological quality of finished commercial broiler feed in and around Quetta district.
The impact of culture isolation of Aspergillus species: A hospital-based survey of aspergillosis.
Different genera of fungi including Aspergillus (Pathak and Narula, 2013), Thermomyces, Penicillium, Cephalosporium, Neurospora, Rhizopus and Volvariella are employed for industrial scale production of amylases (Olufunke and Azeez, 2013).
Evaluation of commercial and partially purified xylanase from Aspergillus fumigatus SKF-4 for xylooligosaccharide production
When the fungal inactivation kinetics of plasma gases of air and SF6 were compared, an air gas plasma treatment for 10 minutes resulted in a 2-log reduction of Aspergillus and continued with a lag phase up to 20 minutes in duration.
The five fungal strains Aspergillus niger, Aspergillus flavus, Aspergillus terreus, Aspergillus fumigatus and Fusarium sp.
Invasive aspergillosis is a serious fungal infection caused by Aspergillus species that usually affects people who have weakened immune systems, such as people who have had an organ transplant or a stem cell transplant.
Aspergillus flavus is predominantly a saprophytic fungus in soil but is also opportunistic and colonizes in environments rich in carbon and nitrogen.