genus Aspergillus

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Synonyms for genus Aspergillus

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

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Members of the genus Aspergillus are also common in the environment and often found contaminating other cultures (Larone 1995).
Filamentous fungi belonging to the genus Aspergillus have been widely used to produce mannanase [14,19-23].
The genus Aspergillus includes >250 species; [approximately equal to] 20 have been reported to cause opportunistic infections in humans.
The major manifestations of infection caused by species of the genus Aspergillus are allergic reactions, colonization, and fungal invasion.
In the absence of vegetation, GFOS was dominated by the genus Aspergillus but, under litter, the number of genera increased and Penicillium spp.