Aspergillus

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Related to Aspergillus versicolor: Aspergillus niger, Aspergillus glaucus
  • noun

Synonyms for Aspergillus

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

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7 macrophages during simultaneous exposure to the gram-positive bacteria Streptomyces californicus together with Aspergillus versicolor, Penicillium spinulosum, Sta.
We studied the fungi Aspergillus versicolor, Penicillium spinulosum, and Stachybotrys chartarum and the bacteria Bacillus cereus, Pseudomonas fluorescens, and Streptomyces californicus for their cytotoxicity and ability to stimulate the production of inflammatory mediators in mouse RAW264.
The fungus Penicillium spinulosum is regularly found in both normal and water-damaged indoor environments, whereas the fungi Stachybotrys chartarum and Aspergillus versicolor tend to accompany only heavy indoor water damage.
According to the researchers "AMA, extracted from a strain of Aspergillus versicolor and combined with a carbapenem antibiotic, inactivated the NDM-1 gene in three drug-resistant superbugs-Enterobacteriaceae, a group of bacteria that includes E.
Building associated pulmonary disease from exposure to Stachybotrys chartarum and Aspergillus versicolor.