conidiospore


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conidiospore

(kəʊˈnɪdɪəˌspɔː)
n
a conidium
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Noun1.conidiospore - an asexually produced fungal spore formed on a conidiophore
spore - a small usually single-celled asexual reproductive body produced by many nonflowering plants and fungi and some bacteria and protozoans and that are capable of developing into a new individual without sexual fusion; "a sexual spore is formed after the fusion of gametes"
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In cellulose, the main upregulated gene encoded to a conidiospore surface protein cmp1 (ID 72379), which was 21-fold more expressed in the parental strain.
Quantification of ultraviolet-C irradiation induced cyclobutane pyrimidine dimers and their removal in Beauveria bassiana conidiospore DNA.
The final conidiospore suspension was adjusted to a concentration of 50 000 spores [mL.sup.-1].
However, there are observations, in vitro, on cultural instability of fungi, such as loss of conidiospore production, hyphal color changes, etc., which do not follow strict Mendelian inheritance, clearly indicating that there are other mechanisms for genetic variation.
In the present study it was observed that the fungus complex hyphal structure turned into conidiospores with 4 days within experimental plates.
Most aspergilli reproduce asexually by forming conidiospores via a process called conidiogenesis (Axelrod, Gealt, & Pastushok, 1973).
Within the eosinophilic core, clusters of brown conidiospores and occasional birefringent oxalate crystals were surrounded at the rim by layers of epithelioid macrophages, giant cells, heterophils, eosinophils, lymphocytes, and macrophages.