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Fungal

Fungal

(Science: microbiology) An infection that is secondary to fungi. Common examples include: tinea versicolour and ringworm.


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Re: Help with indentifying object - can't narrow to even kingdom

... and gardens. The plasmodium may be ugly to some, but it is not harmful. Slime molds cause very little damage. The plasmodium ingests bacteria, fungal spores, and maybe other smaller protozoa. Their ingestion of food is one reason slime molds are not considered to be fungi. Fungi produce enzymes ...

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by Sadial
Fri Jul 26, 2013 6:29 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help with indentifying object - can't narrow to even kingdom
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Re: incubating streptomyces lydicus

I am little bit confused of what you have mentioned. If you already have the fungi then how you have maintained it? Anyway, normally for fungal growth and maintenance you need to grow the fungi at 26-28C temparature for incubation on Potato Dextrose Agar (PDA). While you carry out with some ...

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by greatmicrobiologist
Thu Mar 14, 2013 2:48 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: incubating streptomyces lydicus
Replies: 4
Views: 1870

How to proceed to check for its Probiotic ability

I have collected two bacteria and two fungal cultures collected from sea water (Bay of Bengal) , grown on Minimal salt media. I wanted to test them whether they are Probiotic cultures or not. As Food Microbiology is very new to me. I have not ...

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by greatmicrobiologist
Sat Mar 09, 2013 2:02 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: How to proceed to check for its Probiotic ability
Replies: 0
Views: 703

Springhill Group - Asian frogs becoming extinct, biologists

... the result will be disastrous. Amphibians have been suffering a wave of devastation all around the world, in part because of the spread of the fungal diseaseBatrachochytrium dendrobatidis, known as BD or chytrid fungus, which has wiped out whole populations within the space of a few years. ...

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by justinbibe88
Wed Dec 12, 2012 8:47 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Springhill Group - Asian frogs becoming extinct, biologists
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Views: 1666

Eukaryotic and Prokaryotic

... plants, the fungi or mushrooms and the animals (including humans as well). Plant and algal cells have cell walls which contain cellulose, while fungal cell have cell walls with chitin. Animal cells have never any kind of cell wall. Major difference between most plant and animal cells are not ...

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by SteveYst
Wed Oct 03, 2012 1:39 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Eukaryotic and Prokaryotic
Replies: 4
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