Trichosporon cutaneum. A yeast fungus with septate hyphae and pseudohyphae. Magnification 500, scanning electron microscopy. Trichosporon spp. is a yeast isolated from soil, water, vegetables, mammals, and birds. It is also a part of the normal flora of mouth, skin and nails and is the causative agent of white piedra, superficial infections and invasive trichosporonosis in humans. Trichosporon cutaneum has been often synonymous and classified as Trichosporon beigelii. Courtesy of Dennis Kunkel.
By the Biotechnology Learning Hub.
Using modern laboratory techniques, it is relatively easy to add pieces of foreign DNA to bacteria.
By Actionbioscience.org .
Sea ice in the Arctic region provides a habitat for organisms even in the cold of winter.
By The Encyclopedia of Earth.
Antimicrobial resistance is the ability of microbes, such as bacteria, viruses, parasites, or fungi, to grow in the presence of a chemical (drug) that would normally kill it or limit its growth.
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