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Aspergillus

Aspergillus

(Science: fungus) a genus of common ascomycete fungi found in soil. Industrially important in production of organic acids and a popular fungus for genetic study (especially. A. Niger).


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Gene deletion

Why they use in Denmark with Aspergillus fungy is to use heterotrophic strains and they never need any antibiotics. Much cleaner way. And they can remove the selection gene after it is not required anymore. Of course creation of such heterotrophic ...

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by JackBean
Thu Sep 05, 2013 11:37 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Gene deletion
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Relationship between total protein and enzyme activity

Dear all, appreciate your comments here. I'm currently extracting GAD enzyme (Glutamate decarboxylase) by doing enzymatic lysis onto the fungus Aspergillus Oryzae.The lytic enzymatic cocktail was Yatalase, which composing of Chitinase, Chitobiase, Chitosanase, beta-1,3-glucanase and Protease. ...

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by schroddycat
Sun Sep 02, 2012 12:34 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Relationship between total protein and enzyme activity
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Views: 4997

Fungal Contamination on jaggery

It does appear to be an Aspergillus sp. Did you observe septate hyphae and can you describe the colony in more detail?

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by JorgeLobo
Fri Feb 03, 2012 12:11 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Fungal Contamination on jaggery
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Views: 1838

Fungal Contamination on jaggery

any suggestions to know it? or is it Aspergillus? what you think? At least genus name I want to be okay for my further experiment.

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by greatmicrobiologist
Thu Feb 02, 2012 2:11 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Fungal Contamination on jaggery
Replies: 3
Views: 1838

Fungal Contamination on jaggery

... with Lactophenol cotton blue and observed under 100X of Bright-field microscope. I wanted to know the exact species name. I think the genus in Aspergillus . Suggestions required.

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by greatmicrobiologist
Thu Feb 02, 2012 12:43 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Fungal Contamination on jaggery
Replies: 3
Views: 1838
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