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*  Sinus aspergilloma in rheumatoid arthritis before or during tumor necrosis factor-alpha antagonist therapy | Springer for...
Drugs Administration required manufacturers of TNFα antagonists to strengthen their warnings about the risk of serious fungal ... and Aspergillus niger. Aspergillus is a filamentous fungus that has septate hyphae and reproduces as asexual conidia [16]. A ... Among fungal infections, aspergillosis is usually due to Aspergillus fumigatus and produces a broad spectrum of presentations, ... Of the nearly 200 species, only a few are pathogenic, predominantly A. fumigatus, Aspergillus flavus, ...
  https://rd.springer.com/article/10.1186/ar2849
*  Frontiers | Essential APSES Transcription Factors for Mycotoxin Synthesis, Fungal Development, and Pathogenicity in Aspergillus...
... but also impaired conidia and sclerotia development. More importantly, aflatoxin biosynthesis as well as conidia and sclerotia ... flavus system have been established. The two novel regulators of mycotoxins are promising targets for future plant breeding and ... but also impaired conidia and sclerotia development. More importantly, aflatoxin biosynthesis as well as conidia and sclerotia ... These play central roles in the synthesis of mycotoxins including aflatoxin and cyclopiazonic acid, and fungal development and ...
  https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fmicb.2017.02277/full
*  Multilocus variable-number tandem-repeat analysis of clinical isolates of Aspergillus flavus from Iran reveals the first cases...
... rather than fungal features, govern the high incidence of A. flavus infection in this region. The results of this study have ... but its role as a human pathogen is less well understood. In parts of the Middle East and India, A. flavus surpasses A. ... flavus and related species within Aspergillus section flavi. Based on epidemiological cut-off values, the A. minisclerotigens ... There was considerable diversity in the A. flavus collection, with no segregation on goeBURST networks according to source or ...
  https://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com.preview-live.oscarjournals.springer.com/articles/10.1186/1471-2334-14-358
*  Toxins | Free Full-Text | Current Understanding on Aflatoxin Biosynthesis and Future Perspective in Reducing Aflatoxin...
Within the genus Aspergillus, Aspergillus flavus is the most important economically and most notorious because it produces ... For most of its lifecycle, the fungus exists in the form of mycelium or asexual spores known as conidia. Under adverse ... The fungus A. flavus is a weak and opportunistic plant pathogen, affecting many agricultural crops such as maize (corn), cotton ... flavus and A. parasiticus the aflatoxin pathway genes are clustered within a 75-kb region of the fungal genome on chromosome ...
  http://www.mdpi.com/2072-6651/4/11/1024/htm
*  Aspergillus flavus - Wikipedia
Sclerotia germinate to produce additional hyphae and asexual spores call conidia. These conidia are said to be the primary ... "Aspergillus flavus". Center for Integrated Fungal Research. Center for Integrated Fungal Research. "Helpful Yeast Battles Food- ... A. flavus is also an opportunistic human and animal pathogen, causing aspergillosis in immunocompromised individuals. A. flavus ... p. 924 Aspergillus flavus Genome Sequencing Project Aspergillus flavus research. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aspergillus_flavus
*  Fungal Endophthalmitis: Background, Pathophysiology, Epidemiology
The following 3 classes of fungi are important ocular pathogens: molds, yeasts, and diphasic fungi. ... Aspergillus endophthalmitis. Of the more than 200 species of Aspergillus, A flavus and A fumigatus are the most common ... Its conidia, the asexual spores of aspergilli organisms are airborne, so inhalation is an important route of entry into the ... Fungal endophthalmitis is a rare complication after cataract surgery. The most common causative fungal pathogens implicated in ...
  https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1204298-overview
*  Ascomycota
There are also some infamous Ascomycota, a few of the worst being: Aspergillus flavus, producer of aflatoxin, the fungal ... Mitospores (conidia) of Penicillium, one of the asexual Ascomycota Body Part Mitospores (conidia) ... As parasites, ascomycetes account for most of the animal and plant pathogens including Pneumocystis carinii, responsible for ... Fungal model organisms: phylogenetics of Saccharomyces, Aspergillus and Neurospora. Syst. Biol. 42:440-457. ...
  http://tolweb.org/Ascomycota/20521
*  Green mould conidiophore (Aspergillus flavus), SEM - Stock Image C037/0238 - Science Photo Library
Aspergillus flavus) - conidiophore (fruiting structure) producing conidia (asexual conidia). Aspergillus flavus is a wide ... It is one of the Aspergillus species which causes aspergillosis, commonly in the tropics. Aspergillosis is a respiratory lung ... The toxins may contaminate stored food (particularly carbohydrates). A. flavus has also been reported to be allergenic and its ... flavus, fruiting, fungal, fungi, fungus, green, human, imperfecti, infection, liver, lung, micrograph, mold, molds, monochrome ...
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*  Aspergillus - microbewiki
A. flavus produces aflatoxin and is a pan-kingdom pathogen capable of causing serious disease in plants, insects and ... Hyphae and conidia are separate. As is the case with other members of Ascomycota, Aspergillus produces asci within ascocarps. ... Like other members of Ascomycota, Aspergillus species can reproduce both sexually and asexually, although asexual reproduction ... Other diseases include: chronic necrotizing pulmonary aspergillosis, and allergic fungal sinusitis. These pathogens can attack ...
  https://microbewiki.kenyon.edu/index.php/Aspergillus
*  From the patient to the clinical mycology laboratory: how can we optimise microscopy and culture methods for mould...
Prevalence of Aspergillus fumigatus and other fungal species in the sputum of adult patients with cystic fibrosis. Mycoses 2003 ... Emerging fungal pathogens: evolving challenges to immunocompromised patients for the twenty-first century. Transpl Infect Dis ... Occasionally conidial heads and/or conidia may be seen at an air/tissue interface, but usually members of the genus Aspergillus ... Postgraduate institute management protocol for invasive Aspergillus flavus sinusitis: is it effective? Int J Infect Dis 2009;13 ...
  http://jcp.bmj.com/content/65/6/475
*  Introduction to Fungi
... some fungal pathogens induce galls; two common examples are the black knot pathogen, Apiosporina morbosa on Prunus spp. (Fig. ... Fungal spores may be formed via an asexual process involving only mitosis (mitospores), or via a sexual process involving ... Conidia. Conidia are formed from a modified hypha or a differentiated conidiogenous cell of the fungus. Conidiogenous cells can ... Aflatoxin is a potent carcinogen produced by A. flavus that occurs in food made from cereals, corn and peanuts that have been ...
  http://www.apsnet.org/edcenter/intropp/pathogengroups/pages/introfungi.aspx
*  Detection of Fungal Pathogens in Plants | SpringerLink
... fungus-like and fungal pathogens have well developed thallus consisting of hyphae, asexual and sexual reproductive structures. ... DNA restriction enzyme fragment polymorphism as a tool for rapid differentiation of Aspergillus flavus from Aspergillus oryzae ... Edwards SG, Seddon B (2001) Selective media for the specific Appendix 1 and enumeration of Botrytis cinerea conidia. Lett Appl ... Among the microbial plant pathogens, fungus-like and fungal pathogens have well developed thallus consisting of hyphae, asexual ...
  https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-90-481-9735-4_2
*  PPT - Fungi & Systemic Mycoses PowerPoint presentation | free to download - id: 3bf4ec-MTM1Z
Agent Aspergillus fumigatus, A. flavus. 29. Candidiasis*C. albicans is a member of the indigenous microbial flora of humans. ... virulent of fungal pathogens. *Restricted to hot, semi-arid areas of SW USA and Mexico. ... Conidia. In infected tissues, C. immitis appears as a mixture of hyphae and spherules.. Spherules 15. Coccidioidomycosis ... C. both sexual (meiotic) and asexual (mitotic) spores may be produced, depending on the species and conditions ...
  http://www.powershow.com/view/3bf4ec-MTM1Z/Fungi_Systemic_Mycoses_powerpoint_ppt_presentation
*  Mold Glossary | Mold Removal San Francisco
Conidium. Written in plural form as conidia, it is an asexual spore, thin-walled and carries on specialized hypha (conidiophore ... Aspergillus flavus. Grows where peanuts and moldy corn thrives. Generally found in foods, warm soil and dairy products. Some of ... Aspergillus fumigatus. Classified as a human pathogen, and cause both allergic and invasive aspergillosis (the invasive type ... A fungal spore which is difficult to identify, includes Penicillium, Aspergillus, Trichoderma and others. Penicillium can ...
  https://mold-san-francisco.com/mold-glossary/
*  Mold Certification Training Class
Mold Training for Aspergillus flavus. Aw 0.78. Conidia dimensions: 3-6 microns or 3-5 microns. It grows on moldy corn and ... The asexual phase of Erysiphe sp. It is a plant pathogen causing powdery mildews. It is very common on the leaves stems, and ... no remnants of the fungal structure are indistinguishable from Aspergillus and various other genera that also produce small ... A thin-walled, asexual spore that is borne exogenously on a conidiophore and is deciduous at maturity. (plural form: conidia.) ...
  http://moldcertificationclass.com
*  Black Mold Test Inspection Mold Inspector Testing Spore Damage Problem
Aspergillus deflectus. This species is only occasionally pathogenic.. Aspergillus flavus. Aw 0.78. Conidia dimensions: 3-6 ... The asexual phase of Erysiphe sp. It is a plant pathogen causing powdery mildews. It is very common on the leaves stems, and ... Conidia dimensions: 18-83 x 7-18 microns. This is one of the main fungal causes of allergy, being a common type I (ex.: hay ... Aspergillus caesiellus. This species is only occasionally pathogenic.. Aspergillus candidus. Aw 0.75. Conidia dimensions: 2.5-4 ...
  http://byebyemold.com/mold_glossary.php
*  Aqua Restoration - various types of molds that may grow after a water loss
Aspergillus sp.. These especially opportunistic pathogens may cause respiratory infections.. Some variety produce mycotoxins ... Common etiologic agent in fungal sinusitis. Also been reported as an agent of phaeohyphomycosis, particularly fungal sinusitis ... Conidia (spores) dimensions 4-6.5 x 3.5-4 microns. Found on the bark of maple and sycamore trees and on stored logs. ... Asexual state of Emericellopis sp., Chaetomium sp., and Nectripsis sp. It can produce mycetomas, infections of the cornea and ...
  http://aquarestoration.com/mold_types.asp
*  Impacts of the International Code of Nomenclature for Algae, Fungi and Plants (Melbourne Code) on the Scientific Names of Plant...
Plant pathogens, mycotoxins. A. flavus and relatives Neosartorya. Human pathogens. A. fumigatus Calderone and Cihlar, 2002; ... Fungal Div. 39:147-182. 39. ICPA (International Commission on Penicillium and Aspergillus). 2012. Single name nomenclature in ... The asexual genus Colletotrichum contains many well-known plant pathogens that cause anthracnose and black spot diseases on ... 5. Conidiophore (A) and conidium (B) of Nakataea oryzae (Magnaporthe salvinii, rice stem rot pathogen). ...
  https://www.apsnet.org/publications/apsnetfeatures/Pages/Melbourne.aspx
*  Aspergillus terreus - Wikipedia
"Comparative analysis of an emerging fungal pathogen, Aspergillus terreus" (PDF). 2006. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2006 ... Hedayati, M.T.; Pasqualotto, Warn; Bowyer, Denning (2007). "Aspergillus flavus: human pathogen, allergen and mycotoxin producer ... "Aspergillus". Retrieved 9 November 2013. "FUNGI REPRODUCING ASEXUALLY BY MEANS OF CONIDIA". New Brunswick Museum. Archived from ... also known as Aspergillus terrestris, is a fungus (mold) found worldwide in soil. Although thought to be strictly asexual until ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aspergillus_terreus
*  lopez-et-al 2010 | Phylogenetic Tree | Sequence Alignment
693-706Contents lists available at ScienceDirect Fungal Genetics and Biology journal h... ... Discovery of a sexual cycle in the opportunistic fungal pathogen Aspergillus fumigatus. Nature 457, 471-474. Otto, S.P., ... conidia) has been considered to be particularly common, with a quarter of fungal species thought to reproduce only by asexual ... Until very recently, many fungal plant pathogens and some important animal pathogens and species with biotechnological ...
  https://www.scribd.com/document/149164216/lopez-et-al-2010
*  Rhizopus nigricans - Phadia - Setting the Standard - Phadia.com
Aspergillus flavus was the most common causative agent of allergic fungal sinusitis, and Rhizopus arrhizus was the most common ... They are principally dispersed as sexual spores or asexual conidia, and are common components in the atmosphere. In addition, ... or as invasive pathogens in living tissue. (1, 2) They may live as parasites or symbionts of animals and plants under nearly ... 2) The conidia and fungal spores associated with immediate-type hypersensitivity are usually larger than 5 µm, while those ...
  http://www.phadia.com/en/Products/Allergy-testing-products/ImmunoCAP-Allergen-Information/Molds-and-other-Microorganisms/Allergens/Rhizopus-nigricans/
*  NOTES: Class XI, BIOLOGY, "Kingdom Fungi"
2.CONIDIA FORMATION. INTRODUCTION. The type of asexual reproduction in fungi in which large number of asexual spores called " ... Some strains of ASPERGILLUS FLAVUS produce one of the most carcinogenic ( cancer causing ) mycotoxins called AFLATOXINS.. ... It is the type of asexual reproduction in which mycelium of some fungal hyphae breaks into pieces or fragments. Each fragment ... PLANT PATHOGENS CALLED RUSTS & SMUTS,. 4.DEUTEROMYCOTA (FUGI IMPERFECTI). INTRODUCTION. "The fungi that are classified is this ...
  http://all-notes.blogspot.com/2012/06/class-xi-biology-kingdom-fungi.html
*  OpenAIRE - Publication: Comparative genomics reveals h...
... genomics reveals high biological diversity and specific adaptations in the industrially and medically important fungal genus ... Characterization and population analysis of the mating-type genes in Aspergillus flavus and Aspergillus parasiticus. Fungal ... Alker AP, Smith GW, Kim K. Characterization of Aspergillus sydowii (Thom et Church), a fungal pathogen of Caribbean sea fan ... Germination of Aspergillus niger conidia is triggered by nitrogen compounds related to L-amino acids. Appl Environ Microbiol. ...
  https://www.openaire.eu/search/publication?articleId=core_ac_uk__::5be41f813b7e5d113230e1d69f121cba
*  Myco-Biocontrol of Insect Pests: Factors Involved, Mechanism, and Regulation
... and clinical studies related to all aspects of pathogens and pathogen-host interactions. The journal covers all pathogenic ... Articles detailing diagnosis, management, or treatment for pathogen-related diseases, as well as environmental and public ... Journal of Pathogens is a peer-reviewed, Open Access journal that publishes original research articles, review articles, ... S. S. Sandhu and M. Mishra, "Larvicidal activity of fungal isolates Beaveria bassiana, Metarhizium anisopliae and Aspergillus ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/jpath/2012/126819/
*  Microbial Glossary, Mold, Fungus, Environmental Bacteria
It is not considered to be a human pathogen.. Aspergillus flavus. A rapidly growing fungus that produces a yellow-green colony ... Rarely, it can be an opportunistic human pathogen causing fungal infections of the skin and nails, and is associated with Type ... Conidia also reported from the air. It is 1 - celled, dark, ovoid, broadly lenticular or globose, often with light band seen in ... There have not been any reports of human infections with Graphium species, however, it is an asexual form of Petriellidium ...
  http://ntced.org/diagnosing-mold-exposure/microbial-glossary/