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50 years of Emmonsia disease in humans : the dramatic emergence of a cluster of novel fungal pathogens
(Public Library of Science, 2015)
New species of Emmonsia-like fungi, with phylogenetic and clinical similarities to Blastomyces and Histoplasma, have emerged as causes of systemic human mycoses worldwide. They differ from classical Emmonsia species by ...
Die uitwerking van die onkruiddoder Roundup op sommige populasies van grondmikrobes
(AOSIS PublishingPublisher's versionAuthor retains copyright, 2011-09)
Die glifosaatbevattende onkruiddoder, Roundup®, word wêreldwyd vir onkruidbeheer gebruik. Alhoewel hierdie onkruiddoder beskou word as ‘n lae-toksiese (en dus veilige) produk, heers daar tog kommer oor die langdurige ...
Yeast infection in a beached southern right whale (Eubalaena australis) neonate
(Wildlife Disease Association, 2009)
A female southern right whale (Eubalaena australis) neonate was found stranded on the Western Cape coast of southern Africa. Skin samples were taken the same day from three different locations on the animal’s body and ...
Fungi associated with the skin of a southern right whale (Eubalaena australis) from South Africa
(Taylor & Francis group, 2010-09)
Cutaneous fungi are known to affect parts of the outermost skin layers of mammals, including the epidermis, stratum spinosum and stratum corneum, as well as mucocutaneous membranes, genitalia or external ears. Relatively ...
Emergomyces africanus in soil, South Africa
(Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2018-02)
We detected Emergomyces africanus, a thermally dimorphic fungus that causes an HIV-associated systemic mycosis, by PCR in 18 (30%) of 60 soil samples from a wide range of habitats in South Africa. Direct and indirect culture ...