Indoor fungal composition is geographically patterned and more diverse in temperate zones than in the tropics.

@article{Amend2010IndoorFC,
  title={Indoor fungal composition is geographically patterned and more diverse in temperate zones than in the tropics.},
  author={Anthony S Amend and Keith A. Seifert and Robert a. Samson and Thomas D. Bruns},
  journal={Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America},
  year={2010},
  volume={107 31},
  pages={13748-53}
}
Fungi are ubiquitous components of indoor human environments, where most contact between humans and microbes occurs. The majority of these organisms apparently play a neutral role, but some are detrimental to human lifestyles and health. Recent studies that used culture-independent sampling methods demonstrated a high diversity of indoor fungi distinct from that of outdoor environments. Others have shown temporal fluctuations of fungal assemblages in human environments and modest correlations… CONTINUE READING
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