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sporulate

(spôr′yə-lāt′)
intr.v. sporu·lated, sporu·lating, sporu·lates
To produce or release spores.

spor′u·la′tion n.
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Results not only indicated the decrease in bacterial population by 50 times at 37[degrees]C, but also revealed the presence of sporulating bacteria in soil, as spores can tolerate high degree of osmotic potential, temperature and irradiation.
A 48 kilodalton enterotoxin-related protein from Clostridium perfringens vegetative and sporulating cells.
Yet the fungal lurkers have only rarely been caught sporulating in living plant tissue.
Pullman) provides students and non-specialists with descriptive text and line drawings to help identify fungus species with an emphasis on taxa growing and sporulating in culture and on families with agricultural, industrial, medical, or environment importance.
From the dust samples, Aspergillus was most commonly recovered sporulating taxon, followed by Cladosporium.
Most of the toxin genes now being used in genetically modified (GM) crops are produced in sporulating Bt, and belong to the Cry family: designated Cry1, Cry 2 etc.
It was designed for the identification of sporulating fungal genera important in food spoilage, environmental monitoring and agriculture.