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Cultivation of oyster mushrooms (Pleurotus spp.) on various lignocellulosic wastes
Cultivation of speciality mushrooms on lignocellulosic wastes represents one of the most economically and cost-effective organic recycling processes. Three species of Pleurotus, namely P. columbinus,Expand
Fungal contamination of some imported spices
  • Q. Mandeel
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Mycopathologia
  • 1 February 2005
TLDR
The present magnitude of contamination and spectra of mycobiota approximate those reported for similar spice samples and neither the foodstuff nor the fungi were assayed for the presence of these toxins. Expand
Mechanisms involved in biological control of Fusarium wilt of cucumber with strains of nonpathogenic Fusarium oxysporum.
Two nonpathogenic strains of Fusarium oxysporum (C5 and C14) introduced into soil at 1.08× 10 4 and 5× 10 4 colony-forming units (cfu) per gram of soil significantly decreased the slope values ofExpand
Ethnomycological aspects of the desert truffle among native Bahraini and non-Bahraini peoples of the Kingdom of Bahrain.
TLDR
Assessment of general knowledge, attitude, and practice of native Bahraini and non-Bahraini peoples of Bahrain about ethnomycological aspects and traditional folklore of the desert truffle found Tirmania nivea "Zubaidi" to be the most preferred expensive and common type of truffle in the region to both groups of respondents. Expand
Keratinophilic fungi on feathers of common clinically healthy birds in Bahrain
TLDR
It is shown that apparently healthy bird feathers can harbour a variety of fungi that may be considered as a source for transmitting potential pathogens of clinical importance. Expand
Biodiversity of the genus Fusarium in saline soil habitats
  • Q. Mandeel
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Journal of basic microbiology
  • 1 December 2006
TLDR
It is proposed that inter and intra specific variation in the Fusarium species community, in particular soil niche, is an outcome of the influence of bioclimatic, multi‐soil‐edaphic and biotic factors. Expand
Keratinophilic fungi from selected soils of Bahrain
TLDR
It is indicated that keratinophilic fungi do occur in the various soils of Bahrain and the narrow diversity and low density of keratinophile fungi in the investigated soils is expected and is emblematic to other hot arid environments. Expand
Antibacterial activity of selected medicinal plants against multiple antibiotic resistant uropathogens: a study from Kolli Hills, Tamil Nadu, India.
TLDR
It is concluded that revised antibiotic policies and more importantly the development of herbal medicine as an alternative may be incorporated in urological practice. Expand
Assessment of in vitro. Antifungal Activities of Various Extracts of Indigenous Bahraini Medicinal Plants
TLDR
The antifungal activity of the aqueous, ethanol, chloroform, petroleum ether, and residue extracts from 10 indigenous Bahraini plants used in folk medicine for the treatment of various diseases is reported, indicating a novel class of metabolite. Expand
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