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Mold

mold

A large group of fungi (like penicillium) that cause mold (as on bread or cheese). A common trigger for allergies.


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

... are oak and beech trees. After many hours of online research, I think I have ID'd these objects. I believe they are plasmodial stemonitis slime molds. If anyone is interested, here are some interesting facts: Hard seed pod phase of life is called sclerotium: If the plasmodium begins to dry out ...

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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
Replies: 2
Views: 3510

toxic mold litigation

... I don't know where different to post this, please shift if this is not the absolute right place. Does anyone below know anything about poisonous mold?

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by Meaxiaindib
Fri Jul 05, 2013 11:18 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: toxic mold litigation
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Views: 637

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

Can anyone identify this object - I am unable to determine if it is plant, animal or bacteria, mold or algae. Any input is appreciated. Background: Hundreds of these objects appeared on my deck, following a heavy rain. When dry, they resemble seed pods. When saturated, ...

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by Sadial
Sun Jun 30, 2013 4:50 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help with indentifying object - can't narrow to even kingdom
Replies: 2
Views: 3510

How to maintain sterility while preparing petri dishes

... This we have done simply on the desktop without any real contamination issues. Actually by far the most common contamination from the air is mold and that requires much longer incubation times than bacteria do, so you can grow your bacteria and do whatever experiments you want to do on them ...

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by biohazard
Mon Jun 24, 2013 7:12 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: How to maintain sterility while preparing petri dishes
Replies: 8
Views: 4411

Growth on metal pot?!

Mold does grow :D If you really want to know the identity of that organism you should really go to the lab and do series of tests if its deadly or not. ...and to stop your agony.

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by michimichi
Mon Jun 04, 2012 3:52 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Growth on metal pot?!
Replies: 24
Views: 9838
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