Tag: "mould" at biology news
Corn grain mould used as pesticide
...ubstances. The tasteless toxin is produced by the mould
aspergillus flavus. It grows in hot, arid regions,...es, particularly, this dangerous paintbrush-shaped mould
is ubiquitous. This may be one reason for the high rate of liver cancer in Africa. "Our colleagues f...
AIDS drug from sunflowers
...to help them with this. It all began with a small mould
with the tongue-twisting name sclerotinia scleroti...ant cells in a nutrient solution together with the mould
sclerotinia sclerotiorum and then obtain the enzyme from the liquid,' CEMBIO researcher Ralf Theisen...
Research on grey mould offers possible breakthrough in tomato cultivation
...ties without having to use pesticides against grey mould
(Botrytis cinerea). This is the conclusion of the ... to market new tomatoes that are resistant to grey mould
in the near future. The new varieties will mean tomato growers will have to devote far less resource...