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*  Zeaspora - Wikipedia
In addition, the fungal yeast spores are notorious for recurring in more than a quarter of patients. "Names Record". Species ... depending on afflicted region and progression and because of pain complications. The use of diuretics concerning infection of ... British Zoological Society Magazine 1964 Auckerland Diseases Compilation- Boston 1986 Barker-Friebe Medical Journal 1999 ... This fungal disease usually appears to be very similar to conventional yeast infections. Zeaspora can, however, be manifested ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zeaspora
*  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 ... by inhalation of airborne spores. Moreover, hospital construction work has been described as a risk factor for fungal infection ... Gungor A, Adusumilli V, Corey JP: Fungal sinusitis: progression of disease in immunosuppression - a case report. Ear Nose ... In the literature, we found 20 reports of Aspergillus infection in patients with chronic inflammatory joint diseases (including ...
  https://rd.springer.com/article/10.1186/ar2849
*  Sporotrichosis - Wikipedia
In case of sporotrichosis affecting the lungs, the fungal spores enter through the respiratory pathways. Sporotrichosis can ... Because roses can spread the disease, it is one of a few diseases referred to as rose-thorn or rose-gardeners' disease.[3] ... Sporotrichosis (also known as "rose gardener's disease"[1]) is a disease caused by the infection of the fungus Sporothrix ... Sporotrichosis is a chronic disease with slow progression and often subtle symptoms. It is difficult to diagnose, as many other ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sporotrichosis
*  Significant Heterogeneity in Airborne Mold Quantities on the Caribbean Island Of St. Kitts: Health Implications and Impact on...
The recent outbreak of fungal meningitis in the USA wh.. ... and inhale fungal spores that cause systemic diseases. Those ... diseases such as diabetes and hypertension can also be adversely affected if they inhale spores of certain fungal species. ... Organ transplant recipients use of immunosuppressant drugs renders them prone to fungal infection, as are persons undergoing ... can offer considerable relief from respiratory discomfort and help prevent progression to more serious health conditions. ...
  https://www.omicsonline.org/open-access/significant-heterogeneity-in-airborne-mold-quantities-on-the-caribbean-island-of-st-kitts-health-implications-and-impact-on-food-preservation-2161-0517.1000123.php?aid=21800&view=mobile
*  Temporal variability and progression of Neozygites sp. (Zygomycetes: Entomophthorales) in populations of Mononychellus tanajoa ...
The maximum percentage of CGM containing resting spores was observed shortly before the peak of CGM infection. However, the ... The factors necessary for development of fungal diseases have been identified for only a few pathogen-arthropod systems, making ... We are still gathering information to substantiate our intention to describe the Brazilian CGM pathogen as a new species of ... Infection levels and epizootic progression varied between fields. Infection of ,50% of CGM population was observed in five ...
  http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S0301-80592000000300015&lng=en&nrm=iso&tlng=en
*  Due to their important role in agriculture and well-documented, ongoing losses, a great deal of research has focused on...
Using honey bees as a model species, this article summarizes biotic and abiotic stressors of pollinators including: exposure to ... producing fungal spores that can contaminate adult workers removing diseased larvae [12]. Adults can then pass the fungal ... diseases can travel quickly. Individual honey bees have immune systems that provide molecular defenses against infection [4]. ... Nosema ceranae is an invasive fungal parasite of European honey bee populations: Interaction between honey bee species has also ...
  https://ento.psu.edu/pollinators/resources-and-outreach/buzzkills-abiotic-and-biotic-stressors-of-pollinators
*  Alternaria alternata - Wikipedia
Under severe infection, lesions enlarge and become coalesced causing blighting of the leaves. This symptom progression occurred ... Alternaria alternata is a fungus which has been recorded causing leaf spot and other diseases on over 380 host species of plant ... It resides in seeds and seedlings, and is often spread by spores as they become airborne and land on plants. It can also spread ... Diagnosis of AAL is often from observing signs and symptoms from this fungal pathogen. In addition, a tomato cultivar's ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alternaria_alternata
*  Frontiers | Aspergillus terreus Meningitis in Immunocompetent Patient: A Case Report | Microbiology
We describe a rare but dangerous case of fungal meningitis due to Aspergillus terreus in immunocompetent man who had history of ... We describe a rare but dangerous case of fungal meningitis due to Aspergillus terreus in immunocompetent man who had history of ... CNS fungal infection may present with various features depending on the pathogenicity of a specific pathogenic species and the ... Noninvasive diseases include (1) saprophytic fungal infestation, (2) fungal ball, and (3) fungus related eosinophilia that ...
  https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fmicb.2015.01353/full
*  Mycosphaerella berkeleyi - Wikipedia
Damicone, John P. (1990). "Foliar Diseases of Peanut" (PDF). "Peanut Information for the Carolinas and Virginia » Diseases » ... These spores can be seen without magnification and give the spot a velvety appearance as opposed to early leaf spot of peanut, ... Infection causes early death of the leaves and dramatic yield loss. This is estimated to range from 10% to 80%, and varies ... Mycosphaerella berkeleyi is a fungal plant pathogen. It is the causal agent of the peanut foliar disease Late Leaf Spot. Hosts ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mycosphaerella_berkeleyi
*  Aspergillosis - Renal and Urology News
Infection of the skin with Aspergillus species can occur through primary inoculation of fungal spores directly into the skin ... If appropriate medical and surgical management is not instituted, progression can involve the brain and lead to seizures, loss ... response rate in patients with invasive aspergillosis and various underlying diseases.) Singh, N, Limaye, AP, Forrest, G. " ... Aspergillosis infection of the skin can also result from direct extension from a fungal sinusitis. Inhaled spores can ...
  https://www.renalandurologynews.com/dermatology/aspergillosis/article/593161/
*  Abstracts and PDFs of Publications
01l Hemibiotrophic infection and identity of the fungus, Colletotrichum destructivum 01k Infection of Nicotiana species by the ... Fungal Diseases of Amenity Turfgrasses, Third Edition. New York, USA: E & F.N. Spon Ltd. Xiang MM, Zhong XP, 1999. The pathogen ... tulipae produced larger spores on PDA but smaller leaf lesions and fewer spores on tulip leaves and PDA, again indicating that ... with a digital camera was also developed to make serial measurements of individual leaves to quantify symptom progression. This ...
  http://www.uoguelph.ca/~thsiang/pubs/pubs.htm
*  Frontiers | Preparations for Invasion: Modulation of Host Lung Immunity During Pulmonary Aspergillosis by Gliotoxin and Other...
However, during infection, in response to a hostile host environment, the fungal secondary metabolism is activated, producing ... It is able to generate reactive oxygen species (ROS) due to the disulfide bridge present in its structure. It also presents ... GT immunosuppressive activity will be related with different human diseases predisposing to invasive aspergillosis in order to ... It is able to generate reactive oxygen species (ROS) due to the disulfide bridge present in its structure. It also presents ...
  https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fimmu.2018.02549/full
*  Some Parasites of Daphnia - Ecology, Epidemiology, and Evolution of Parasitism in Daphnia - NCBI Bookshelf
I give a brief introduction to some endoparasite species of Daphnia. Three bacteria, one fungus, four microsporidia, and one ... At 20°C, this takes about 3 to 12 days after infection (Ebert, personal observation). Spores of most species are only a few µm ... On the other hand, parasitic fungi seem to be the most devastating diseases of Daphnia, often killing the hosts quickly or ... Fungal infections are generally harmful to their hosts, drastically reducing host reproductive success and survival. ...
  https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK2043/
*  Frontiers | MicroRNA Regulation of Host Immune Responses following Fungal Exposure | Immunology
... and Stachybotrys chartarum identified several miRNAs that were shared between responses to these species including miR-125 a/b ... Recent research has focused on the role of microRNAs (miRNAs) following fungal exposure and are an overlooked, yet important, ... Recent research has focused on the role of microRNAs (miRNAs) following fungal exposure and are an overlooked, yet important, ... Interestingly, the few studies that have assessed the miRNA profiles following fungal exposure have identified the same ...
  https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fimmu.2018.00170/full
*  Leucostoma kunzei - Wikipedia
This disease is one of the most common and detrimental stem diseases of Picea species in the northeastern United States, yet it ... These airborne spores, as well as, insects provide an explanation for the spread of this disease from tree to tree. Once a ... Infection is initiated by the pathogen entering into the recent wounds of a susceptible host tree. These wounds can be created ... All of this damage caused by this fungal pathogen does not typically begin until the host trees are at least 10-15 years old. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leucostoma_kunzei
*  Nigrospora sphaerica - Wikipedia
Onychomycosis is a fungal infection of the nail. Fungal spores found in the body of the nail resembled the characteristic ... A study shows N. sphaerica to be the most abundant airborne fungal species found in various urban sites in Singapore. Air ... The study also shows that the metabolite reduces progression of late blight disease in tomatoes caused by P. infestans. " ... The fungus causes a progressively fatal leaf spot diseases of a range of plants including blueberry (Vaccinium corymbosum), ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nigrospora_sphaerica
*  Cutaneous Mucormycosis (Mucormycosis/Zygomycetes) - The Clinical Advisor
"Zygomycosis:the re-emerging fungal infection". Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. vol. 25. 2006. pp. 215-29. ... and infection with scedosporium. However, the rapidity of disease progression tends to set cutaneous mucormycosis apart from ... The most common species encountered in human mucormycosis (Table I) is extrapolated from this chapter.) Chayakulkeeree, M, ... Conditions that inhibit phagocytic function, such as hyperglycemia and acidosis, enable the spores to escape host defenses. ...
  http://www.clinicaladvisor.com/dermatology/cutaneous-mucormycosis-mucormycosiszygomycetes/article/589617/
*  Phellinus pini - Wikipedia
... the spores may germinate and the mycelia grow into the inner wood and cause infection. P. pini produces only one type of spores ... Moist environments also facilitate fungal growth. Spores blown by the wind land and germinate on wounds, so in managed forests ... Studies have shown that 64% of all defects in these three species were caused by Phellinus pini. It has been estimated that ... If a marketable tree is infected, it should be salvaged before disease progression significantly influences its value. Infected ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phellinus_pini
*  JoVE | Peer Reviewed Scientific Video Journal - Methods and Protocols
... l07 promastigotes of Leishmania species and progression of subsequent lesions were evaluated for up to 16 weeks post infection ... invasive fungal diseases2. Currently, no nucleic acid-based tests have been externally validated for IPA detection and so ... This is an important consideration when using fluids such as lung BAL for diagnosing IPA since Aspergillus spores are a common ... Infection, Issue 70, Immunology, Infectious Diseases, Molecular Biology, Cellular Biology, Pharmacology, Leishmania donovani, ...
  https://www.jove.com/visualize/abstract/26161864/accounting-for-false-positive-hiv-tests-is-visceral-leishmaniasis
*  JoVE | Peer Reviewed Scientific Video Journal - Methods and Protocols
The most important function of fungal fruiting bodies is the dispersal of spores. In many of the species of Ascomycota (ascus ... Infection, Issue 73, Microbiology, Immunology, Infectious Diseases, Molecular Biology, Genetics, Biochemistry, Cellular Biology ... The protective effect of many HLA class I alleles on HIV-1 pathogenesis and disease progression is, in part, attributed to ... Within species, morphological traits need to be correctly proportioned to the body for the organism to function; larger ...
  https://www.jove.com/visualize/abstract/20169071/the-smallest-known-genomes-multicellular-toxic-cyanobacteria
*  A genome survey of Moniliophthora perniciosa gives new insights into Witches' Broom Disease of cacao | BMC Genomics | Full Text
Cacao plantlets inoculated with M. perniciosa spores emit higher levels of ethylene during the late stages of infection than ... This fungal species exhibits primary homothalism as its reproductive strategy [9]; thus, the change from the monokaryotic to ... Evans HC: Cacao diseases - The trilogy revisited. Phytopathology. 2007, 97 (12): 1640-1643. 10.1094/PHYTO-97-12-1640.PubMed ... During disease progression, and mainly during colonization of saprotrophic hyphae, M. perniciosa must deal with an intense ...
  https://bmcgenomics.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1471-2164-9-548
*  Patent US5882882 - Gel matrix with redox purple for testing and characterizing microorganisms - Google Patents
In contrast to the Actinomyces, diseases due to Nocardia sp. are associated with infection of the individual with soil ... Nonetheless, some Actinomyces, Nocardia, and Streptomyces species are associated with diseases of medical and veterinary ... It was thought this might provide a very simple means to harvest spores from the culture, as the colonies tend to anchor into ... the progression of nocardiosis tends to be progressive and fatal, with approximately 50% of patients dying, even with ...
  http://www.google.com/patents/US5882882?dq=645576
*  Plant Disease Diagnosis
Presence of Spores/Spore Structures - Several fungal diseases can be easily identified based on the presence of spores or spore ... Diseases also involve a progression of symptoms that can vary significantly. The progression of symptoms is one of the most ... There are estimated to be some 1.6 million fungal species3,9, most of which are not infectious pathogens. Many fungi and ... It may be observed in flats of plants begun in greenhouses and can result from infection of the seedlings by the fungal ...
  http://www.apsnet.org/publications/apsnetfeatures/Pages/PDDiagnosis.aspx
*  JoVE | Peer Reviewed Scientific Video Journal - Methods and Protocols
... invasive fungal diseases2. Currently, no nucleic acid-based tests have been externally validated for IPA detection and so ... The reduced or absent expression of both ERCC1 and Pms2 is likely an early step in progression to colon cancer. DNA repair gene ... This is an important consideration when using fluids such as lung BAL for diagnosing IPA since Aspergillus spores are a common ... The utility of the device in diagnosing IPA has been demonstrated using an animal model of infection, where the LFD displayed ...
  https://www.jove.com/visualize/abstract/25215506/discovery-validation-new-potential-biomarkers-for-early-detection