Rhizomucor

Rhizomucor

(rī'zō-mū'kōr),
A genus of fungi in the family Mucoraceae; a cause of mucormycosis.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

Rhi·zo·mu·cor

(rī'zō-myū'kōr)
A genus of fungi in the family Mucoraceae; a cause of mucormycosis.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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(38) Rhizopus species may be the most common; others include Absida corymbifera, Mucor ramosissimus, Rhizomucor pusillus, and more.
Biochemical Characterization of a Novel L-Asparaginase with low Glutaminase activity from Rhizomucor miehei and its application in food safety and leukemia treatment.
Several microbes such as Irpex, Rhizomucor Pusillus and Aspergillus Oryzae are being extensively used for production of rennet during cheese manufacturing.
BSK-L, Geobacillus zalihae Leather Geobacillus thermoleovorans DA2, Staphylococcus aureus, Staphylococcus arlettae JPBW-1 Other Cosmetic Thermomyces applications lanuginosus, Rhizomucor miehei, Pseudomonas cepacia, Candia antarctica Food Rhizomucor miehei, Rhizopus oryzae NRRL 3562, Candida antarctica Bioremediation Staphylococcus pasteuri, Ochrobactrum intermedium strain MZVIOl, Bacillus sonorensis 4R, Aspergillus ibericus, Pharmaceutical Aspergillus uvarum, Aspergillus niger Candida antarctica, Candida rugosa Fields References Renewable [23, 34, 44-48] energy Main Laundry/ [15,19, 20, 22, applications dishwashing 24,26, 39, 49-53] Leather [42, 54, 55] Other Cosmetic [5, 6, 56] applications Food [6,16, 47, 57] Bioremediation [4, 41, 44, 58] Pharmaceutical [2, 6] Note.
Rhizomucor, Cunninghamella, Apophysomyces, and Saksenaea are other zygomycetes that have been implicated in human diseases.
Hayaloglu, "Effect of various blends of camel chymosin and microbial rennet (Rhizomucor miehei) on micro structure and rheological properties of Iranian UF White cheese," LWT--Food Science and Technology, vol.
Rhizomucor miehei was identified 6 days later in ascites by DNA sequencing of the internal transcribed spacer 2 and the large subunit RNA gene regions (ITS2 and D1-D2 regions).
This shows a major difference than when using Rhizomucor miehei (Lipozyme RMIM) and Thermomyces lanuginosus (Lipozyme TMIM) which attribute to less than 20% conversion.
[8] The most common infections caused by Zygomycetes include those caused by members of the four genera Rhizopus, Rhizomucor, Absidia, and Mucor, with Rhizopus oryzae being the species most frequently isolated from patients, [9] whereas Rhizopus stolonifer has never been implicated in a human infection.
[24] reported production of 13U[g.sup.-1] of amylase by Rhizomucor miehei in 48 h of cultivation.