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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Evaluation of Cyp51A mechanisms of azole resistance in Aspergillus fumigatus isolates from the United States.
Molecular cloning of alkaline phosphatase, acid phosphatase and phytase genes from Aspergillus fumigatus for applications in biotechnological industries.
Aspergillus species (Aspergillus niger, Aspergillus fumigatus, Aspergillusflavus) are commonly isolated from soil samples throughout the world, Ellis [13] Al-Abdey et al (2001) and are capable of causing Aspergillosis in humans.
Efficacy of voriconazole in Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica) experimentally infected with Aspergillus fumigatus.
Epidemiological cutoffs and cross-resistance to azole drugs in Aspergillus fumigatus.
Evaluation of commercial and partially purified xylanase from Aspergillus fumigatus SKF-4 for xylooligosaccharide production
The antifungal activity of Cu(II) Complex with ligands phenylalanine and glycine , 8- hydroxy quinoline with L-threonine, L- proline, L- hydroxyproline, L- isolucine, L- serine were screened against fungal pathogens Candida albicans, Aspergillus flavus, Aspergillus fumigatus, Vasinfctum sp.
Onychomycosis Causative Organisms in the United States Dermatophytes Yeasts Most Common Trichophyton rubrum Candida parapsilosis Less Common Trichophyton mentagrophytes Candida albicans Least Common Trichophyton tonsurans Candida guilliermondii Microsporum canis Candida tropicalis Epidermophyton ftoccosum Candida lusitaniae Nondermatophyte Molds Most Common Acremonium spp Fusarium spp Less Common Scopulariopsis spp Least Common Scytalidium spp Aspergillus versicolor Aspergillus flavus Aspergillus fumigatus Aspergillus terreus Source: Ghannoum MD, Hajjeh RA, Scher R.
All clinical samples were collected for subsequent laboratory analyses, including the GM antigen test, and Aspergillus fumigatus and Candida albicans PCR tests, from 194 neutropenic episodes for blood culture, 61 episodes for urine culture, 34 episodes for sputum culture, 12 episodes for catheter culture, two episodes for tracheal aspirate (TRA), and one episode for bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL), throat swab, wound swab, brain biopsy material, and pleural material cultures.
The most common fungi in cattle were Aspergillus fumigatus followed by Aspergillus nigar and Candida albicans while in buffaloes, the most common fungi was Penicillium followed by Aspergillus fumigates.
Conidiophores showed close packed sterigmata parallel to the longer axis and bottle-shaped heads, which justify the identification as Aspergillus fumigatus.