The occurrence of keratinophilic fungi in sewage sludge from Egypt.

@article{AbdelHafez1990TheOO,
  title={The occurrence of keratinophilic fungi in sewage sludge from Egypt.},
  author={A. I. I. Abdel-Hafez and Hassan M el-Sharouny},
  journal={Journal of basic microbiology},
  year={1990},
  volume={30 2},
  pages={73-9}
}
The keratinophilic fungi of 40 sewage sludge samples from Upper Egypt were studied using a goat hair-baiting technique. 43 species representing 22 genera were isolated, 17 species of which were dermatophytes and closely related fungi: Chrysosporium state of Arthroderma tuberculatum, C. asperatum, C. georgii, C. indicum, C. keratinophilum, C. pseudomerdarium, C. queenslandicum, Chrysosporium state of Thielavia sepedonium, C. tropicum, Microsporum cookei, M. gypseum, Myceliophthora anamorph of… CONTINUE READING
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