Diversity of keratinophilic mycoflora in the soil of Agra (India)

@article{Saxena2004DiversityOK,
  title={Diversity of keratinophilic mycoflora in the soil of Agra (India)},
  author={Pallavi Madan Anuj Saxena and Ajay Kumar and Jitendra Nath Shrivastava},
  journal={Folia Microbiologica},
  year={2004},
  volume={49},
  pages={430-434}
}
Diversity of keratinophilic mycoflora in the soil of Agra was under observation for 1 year (July 2001–June 2002) and isolation of keratinophilic fungi was followed by the hair-baiting method. The frequency of occurrence of keratinophilic fungi in 284 soil samples collected from various hospitals, cattle yards, poultry farms, crop fields and play grounds was determined, 204 samples (72 %) having been found to be positive. A total of 33 species classified into 11 genera (Acremonium, Aspergillus… CONTINUE READING