genus Aspergillus


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Noun1.genus Aspergillus - genus of common molds causing food spoilage and some pathogenic to plants and animalsgenus Aspergillus - genus of common molds causing food spoilage and some pathogenic to plants and animals
fungus genus - includes lichen genera
Aspergillaceae, family Aspergillaceae - family of fungi including some common molds
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(1965) The genus Aspergillus. Williams & Wilkins Co., Baltimore, MD 686 pp.
They are simpler to be regenerated from mold fermentation broth of the genus Aspergillus, Penicillium, and Rhizopus.
Researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB in Stuttgart, however, are particularly keen on molds, and in particular the genus Aspergillus. Theyre also enthusiastic about yeast and smut fungi.
The genus Aspergillus. Baltimore, Maryland, USA; Williams and Wilkins.
It is also worth mentioning that storage fungi of the genus Aspergillus, besides causing damages to seeds and seedlings, produce mycotoxins that can cause food poisoning (Pinto, 2001).
These are the characteristics of fungi belonging to genus Aspergillus. Colonies of fungal isolate 4 have a powdery texture.
Of the nine isolates capable of synthesizing citric acid four isolates belonged to the genus Penicillium (P1, P2, P3, and P4) and five to the genus Aspergillus (A1, A2, A3, A4, and A6) (Figure 2(b)).
Although contamination was not identified immediately at harvest, the presence of the genus Aspergillus sp.
'Aflatoxin' is made up of three words; 'a' represents the genus Aspergillus, 'fla' represents the species flavus, and toxin means poison [10].
A total of seven fungal pathogens were isolated from the soil samples of dumping yard, represented by genus Aspergillus. Several reports are available in agreement with present finding.
Several reports are available on production of proteases by fungi belonging to the genus Aspergillus [10-17].