Aspergillus

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Synonyms for Aspergillus

genus of common molds causing food spoilage and some pathogenic to plants and animals

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Enzymatic degradation of PCL by Aspergillus flavus and Penicillium funiculosum showed that faster degradation was observed in the amorphous region [28].
These include the Aspergillus flavus, which was frequently isolated from maize samples analysed in this study.
Seifert takes the example of Aspergillus flavus, the asexual name for the powdery fuzz that is notorious for releasing carcinogenic aflatoxins into stored peanuts, corn and other commodities.
Identification of atoxigenic Aspergillus flavus isolates to reduce aflatoxin contamination of maize in Kenya.
From the result only three fungi were isolated as follows:- Aspergillus clavatus, Aspergillus flavus, and Fusarium poae.
Food borne pathogens such as Pseudomonas lundensis, Bacillus cereus, Aspergillus niger and Aspergillus flavus are widely distributed in nature causing considerable mortality and morbidity in the population.
Culture of the disk material in this patient was positive for Aspergillus flavus.
Variation of aflatoxin content in cultures of Aspergillus flavus with duration of incubation and its significance in studies on aflatoxin production 1972.
Tested fungi include eight clinical isolates of Candida albicans, ATCC type strains (10231), Aspergillus niger ATCC 16404, Aspergillus parasiticus ATCC 15517, six isolates of Aspergillus flavus.
Second, use of a bacterial uricase from Aspergillus flavus avoided major loss of activity at the pH of maximum horseradish peroxidase activity.
2001) reported the isolation of Aspergillus flavus and Aspergillus niger from stored cassava products.
Although Aspergillus flavus and Aspergillus niger were resistant to the extracts, essential oils of E sideroxylon and E torquata generally exhibited moderate to high antifungal activities against Candida albicans, A flavus and A niger.