Torulopsis

Torulopsis

(tōr'ū-lop'sis),
A genus of yeasts with smaller blastoconidia (2-4 nm) with a wide attachment to the parent cell; Torulopsis glabrata, now called Candida glabrata, is a cause of candidiasis in humans.

Torulopsis

a genus of Fungi Imperfecti of the family Cryptococcaceae; it is closely related to Candida, and some authorities have considered it the same genus. Some species are normal inhabitants of the skin, respiratory tract, GI tract, and urogenital region but may also cause opportunistic infections.

Can·di·da gla·bra·ta

(kan'di-dă glab-rā'tă)
A yeast species that is a cause of human candidiasis; formerly classified as Torulopsis glabrata. Associated infections include septicemia, urinary tract involvement, and vaginitis.

Torulopsis

a genus of ascomycetous yeasts, now obsolete. Species are now classified as Candida, Cryptococcus, Histoplasma, or Rhodotorula.

Torulopsis glabrata
see Candidaglabrata.
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Concerning with genotypic identification, polymerase chain reaction-restriction fragment length polymorphism (PCR-RFLP) was applied for identification of Candida species, Cryptococcus albidus, Saccharomyces, Trichosporn, Torulopsis and Rhodotorula.
In general, the yeasts involved in aerobic deterioration can be classified into two groups: those that can use organic acids, such as Candida and Pichia, and those that can use WSC, such as Torulopsis (Woolford, 1990).
Saccharomyces and Torulopsis were the dominating flora during the secondary fermentation [24].
1 1 0 Saccharomyces rosei 2 1 1 Schwanniomyces alluvius 1 0 1 1 Torulopsis ernobii 1 1 0 Basidiomycetes Bullera alba 2 2 0 Cryptococcus albidus 14 9 5 2 Cryptococcus flavus 5 3 2 Cryptococcus laurentii 3 3 0 Cryptococcus podzolicus 8 5 3 2 Cryptococcus spp.
lactis (31/11), Torulopsis sphaerica (105k, 109k, 117k), Torulopsis kefir.
Fungemia caused by Candida species and Torulopsis glabrata in the hospitalized patient: frequency, characteristics, and evaluation of factors influencing outcome.
1981) Structural analysis of mannans from Candida albicans serotypes A and B and from Torulopsis glabrata by methylation gas chromatography mass spectrometry and exo-amannanase.
The most commonly used type of yeast for sourcing vitamin D is torula yeast, the name being derived from its biological name, Torulopsis utilis.
tropicalis, Torulopsis glabrata, Aspergillus Niger, Geotrichum y Rhodotorula; pero no contra Pseudomona aeruginosa.
These so called methylotrophic yeasts belong to four genera; Hansenula, Pichia, Candida and Torulopsis and their most prominent representatives are Hansenula polytnorpha (H.
Irradiation of yeast Torulopsis sphaerica with He-La laser causes changes in ultrastructure organisation of mitochondria cells of next generations.