Rhizopus


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Rhizopus

 
a genus of perfect fungi; several species are molds and saprobes on fruits, vegetables, or baked goods and can cause mucormycosis.

Rhizopus

(rī'zŏ-pŭs),
A genus of fungi (class Zygomycetes, family Mucoraceae); some species cause mucormycosis in humans.

rhizopus

(rī′zō-pəs, -zə-)
n.
Any of various fungi of the genus Rhizopus, including several food molds and some species used in preparing fermented foods.

Rhi·zo·pus

(rī'zō-pŭs)
A genus of fungi some species of which cause zygomycosis in humans.

Rhizopus

a genus of the fungal group ZYGOMYCOTA, which contains SAPROPHYTIC MOULDS. Examples include Rhizopus nigricans, the common black bread mould, and Rhizopus oligosporus and Rhizopus oryzae used in the production of tempeh from fermented soybeans.
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Results of the present study revealed association of Rhizopus stolonifer, as the fungus was isolated from dead specimens.
at 96 hours followed by Rhizopus sp., Fusarium sp., Mucor sp.
The concentration of 2 mL of clove oil reduces the incidence of the fungi Aspergillus niger and Penicillium sp., and at the concentration of 0.5 mL reduces the incidence of Rhizopus in the seeds of this species.
Luo, "Biosorption of cadmium(II) from aqueous solutions by industrial fungus Rhizopus cohnii," Transactions of Nonferrous Metals Society of China, vol.
Chaves et al., "Effects of 7-hydroxycalamenene isolated from Croton cajucara essential oil on growth, lipid content and ultrastructural aspects of Rhizopus oryzae," Planta Medica, vol.
The fermentation of liquid dough made from wheat flour with the combination of enterococci and Rhizopus oryzae proteases (dough B) for 48 h revealed that it had threefold higher concentration of water-soluble peptides than the chemically acidified dough (CAD) used as the control.
Seven fungal genera were isolated from this study; Tricophyton, Rhizopus, Saprolegnia, Mucor, Peniciilum, Microsporum and Alternaria.
En este estudio se observa que las fincas donde se logro aislar Aspergillus y Rhizopus no se aislo Penicillium, estos datos difieren de aquellos obtenidos por Ulacio, se aislo principalmente Penicillium sp de rizosfera de papa, seguido por Aspergillus sp y Rhizopus sp.
Antibacterial activity against three gram negative bacteria (Xnythomonas campestris, Proteus mirabilis, Escherichia coli) and one gram positive bacteria (Bacillus cereus) and four pathogenic fungi namely Phythium ultimum, Paecilomyces lilacinus, Rhizopus stolonifer and Tricoderma harzanium were tested.
A wide variety of fungal strains belonging to different genera of Aspergillus, Rhizopus, Penicillium, Fusarium and Candida were isolated and identified by using conventional methods.
Hematopoietic stem cell transplant [HSCT] recipients have a high risk of acquiring invasive fungal infection [IFI] by virtue of prolonged myelosuppression.1 Mucormycosis is a devastating invasive fungal disease whose incidence has increased during the past decade.2,3 This mold belongs to the order Mucorales, which includes Mucor, Rhizopus, and Absidia.4-6