Keratinophilic fungi from selected soils of Bahrain

@article{Deshmukh2007KeratinophilicFF,
  title={Keratinophilic fungi from selected soils of Bahrain},
  author={Sunil Kumar Deshmukh and Qaher A. Mandeel and Shilpa Amit Verekar},
  journal={Mycopathologia},
  year={2007},
  volume={165},
  pages={143-147}
}
Eighty soil samples were collected from various sites of Bahrain and screened for presence of keratinophilic fungi using hair baiting techniques for isolation. Thirty-six isolates were recovered and identified. The cultures were identified using macro- and micromorphological features. Their identification was also confirmed by the BLAST search of sequences of ITS1-5.8S-ITS2 rDNA region against the NCBI/Gene bank data and compared with deposited sequences for confirmation. Eight species of five… Expand
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