Paecilomyces lilacinus

(redirected from Penicillium lilacinum)

Paecilomyces lilacinus

a mold; a rare cause of paecilomycosis; has been implicated in human eye infections due to contaminated implanted intraocular lenses.

Pae·cil·o·my·ces li·la·ci·nus

(pē-sil-ō-mī'sēz li-lā'si-nŭs)
A mold; a rare cause of paecilomycosis; has been implicated in human eye infections due to contaminated implanted intraocular lenses; formerly Penicillium lilacinum.
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Study of proteolytic enzymes of various strains of Penicillium lilacinum in relation to their fibrinolytic activity.