Paecilomyces


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Paecilomyces

(pē-sil'ō-mī'sēz),
A genus of saprophytic imperfect fungi whose conidia-bearing hyphae superficially resemble the penicillus of Penicillium; isolated as contaminants, occasional pathogen.

Pae·cil·o·my·ces

(pē-sil-ō-mī'sēz)
A genus of saprophytic deuteromycetous fungi with conidia-bearing hyphae that superficially resemble the penicilli of Penicillium; occasional opportunistic human pathogen that causes pulmonary infection, keratitis, and endocarditis.

Paecilomyces

a genus of soil-inhabiting imperfect fungi which are sometimes found as contaminants of the skin and oral mucosa. See also hyalohyphomycosis.

Paecilomyces fumosoroseus
associated with cutaneous and disseminated infections in dogs and cats.
Paecilomyces varioti
an opportunistic fungal infection of the respiratory tract of birds.
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herbarum (M-32; R-36; I 48%); Alternaria alternata (M-32; R-43; I-14%); Acremonium strictum (M-23; R-38; I-27%); Paecilomyces parvus (M-21; R-63; I-23%); Penicillium brevicompactum (M-63; R-14; I 13%); P.
Detoxification of castor bean residues and the simultaneous production of tannase and phytase by solid-state fermentation using Paecilomyces variotii.
Bioactive compounds from Paecilomyces tenuipes regulating the function of the hypothalamo-hypophyseal system axis in chronic unpredictable stress rats, Chinese Medical Journal, 120(12): 1088-1092.
3]) Sample 1 Duplicate Sample Acremonium species - 6 Alternaria species - - arthrospore former - - Aspergillus niger - - Aspergillus species - - Aureobasidium species - - Cladosporium species 22 39 Epicoccum species - - Fusarium species - - non-sporulating 6 - colonies Olpitrichum species - - Paecilomyces species - - Penicillium species 11 - (mixed) Rhodotorula species - 6 yeast - - Total 39 51 Table 7.
Bronchoscopy and bronchoalveolar lavage demonstrated one colony of fungal organisms from the genus Paecilomyces, and a regimen of Augmentin and voriconazole was initiated.
Recent studies also suggest that species of Alternaria and Paecilomyces can cause keratitis in patients wearing frequent replacement contact lenses and who use a multipurpose cleaning solution.
Paecilomyces lilacinus is a nematophagous fungi with septate hyphae that has afflicted humans in multiple forms, causing cutaneous, ocular, and sinonasal infections.
1999, "Relationships between fungal spore morphologies and surface property of the genera Beauveria, Metarhizium, Paecilomyces, Tolypocladium and Verticillium," Can.
Dentre o grande numero de fungos parasitas de ovos conhecidos, apenas Pochonia chlamydosporia e Paecilomyces lilacinus tem sido melhor estudados, pelos resultados promissores apresentados (ATKINS et al.