Aspergillus versicolor


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Related to Aspergillus versicolor: Aspergillus niger, Aspergillus glaucus

Aspergillus versicolor

A species that produces a mycotoxin called sterigmatocystin. A. versicolor has been reported as an agent of cutaneous disease, onychomycosis, otomycosis, osteomyelitis, and pulmonary disease.
See also: Aspergillus
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The strains of Aspergillus versicolor and Penicillium spinulosum were isolated from indoor air of buildings with moisture problems, and Sta.
The cytotoxicity of fungi decreased in the order Stachybotrys chartarum > Aspergillus versicolor > Penicillium spinulosum, but it did not differ notably from the cytotoxicity of bacteria.