Rhizopus oryzae

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Rhizopus oryzae

a pathogenic species of Rhizopus most frequently reported to cause zygomycosis in humans.
See also: mucormycosis, zygomycosis, Rhizopus.
Synonym(s): Rhizopus arrhizus
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According to a report of 38 patients with necrotizing lesions who were hospitalized after the volcano, 8 patients had infections caused by the mucormycete Rhizopus arrhizus (oryzae) (17).
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They observed a reduction in Zn uptake by Rhizopus arrhizus with increasing biomass concentration, which was attributed to an insufficiency of metal ions with respect to available binding sites.
1982, "The mechanism of uranium biosorption by Rhizopus arrhizus ", Biotechnol.
A comparative investigation on the bioaccumulation of heavy metal ions by growing Rhizopus arrhizus and Aspergillus niger.
Airborne zygomycetes (Rhizomucor pusillus, Rhizopus arrhizus, Absidia corymbifera, and others) will grow on just about any moist, organic substrate and can contaminate skin, sputum, and other discharges.
Her tests include isolates of Mucor spinosus, Rhizopus arrhizus, an as-yet-unidentified Rhizopus, a Penicillium, and Aspergillus tamarii.
1999) "Zinc biosorption by Rhizopus arrhizus and other fungi".