Aspergillus, Penicillium and Talaromyces isolated from house dust samples collected around the world

  title={Aspergillus, Penicillium and Talaromyces isolated from house dust samples collected around the world},
  author={C. A. Visagie and Yuuri Hirooka and Joey B. Tanney and Eleanor Whitfield and K. Mwange and Martin J. W. Meijer and A. S. Amend and K A Seifert and Robert a. Samson},
  booktitle={Studies in mycology},
As part of a worldwide survey of the indoor mycobiota, dust was collected from nine countries. Analyses of dust samples included the culture-dependent dilution-to-extinction method and the culture-independent 454-pyrosequencing. Of the 7 904 isolates, 2 717 isolates were identified as belonging to Aspergillus, Penicillium and Talaromyces. The aim of this study was to identify isolates to species level and describe the new species found. Secondly, we wanted to create a reliable reference… CONTINUE READING
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