Aspergillus

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Related to Aspergillus versicolor: Aspergillus niger, Aspergillus glaucus

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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The spores of three fungal strains, Aspergillus versicolor (HT486), Penicillium spinulosum (HT581), and Sta.
Penicillium spinulosum is considered a generally nontoxic species, whereas Aspergillus versicolor is both a common toxin producer and an indicator of mold problems in a building (Samson et al.
We selected Aspergillus versicolor and Stachybotrys chartarum because of their characteristic occurrence in moldy indoor environments and because of their importance as potential toxin producers.