Fungal contamination of bedding

@article{Woodcock2006FungalCO,
  title={Fungal contamination of bedding},
  author={Ashley Woodcock and N Steel and Caroline B. Moore and Susan Julie Howard and Adnan Custovic and David W. Denning},
  journal={Allergy},
  year={2006},
  volume={61}
}
BACKGROUND It is currently believed that most fungal exposure occurs external to the home. [...] Key MethodRESULTS The commonest three species isolated were Aspergillus fumigatus (n = 10), Aureobasidium pullulans (n = 6) and Rhodotorula mucilaginosa (n = 6). Another 47 species were isolated from pillows and vacuum dust. The number of species isolated per pillow varied from 4 to 16, with a higher number from synthetic pillows.Expand
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