New vegetarian food with several benefits
...itable to cultivate in Sweden and therefore do not require long transports.
Tempe is produced through fermentation with the aid of the micro fungus rhizopus
oligosporus. Tempe fermentation originates from Indonesia, but soybeans are used as the raw material there.
In her work, Charlotte Eklund-Jonsson ...
JCI table of contents: Sept. 4, 2007
...es at UCLA have shown that an iron-binding drug known as deferasirox substantially improved survival and decreased fungal burden in mice infected with rhizopus
oryzae, the most common cause of mucormycosis in humans. Furthermore, the effects of deferasirox were synergistic with liposomal ampohotericin B, whic...
Rhizopus in Medical Products
Allergen, Fungi & Molds, Rhizopus nigricans
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Rhizopus in Biological News
Evolution of the sexes: What a fungus can tell us
...t likely responsible for the evolution of the male Y chromosome, Heitman suggests.
Heitman hopes to next identify the sex region in another fungus, rhizopus
oryzae in order to better understand how HMG-domain proteins control sex determination in fungi. Rhizopus' genes can be cultured and chemically altere...
Rhizopus in Biological Dictionary
... process and have a haploid number of chromosomes. ... THE HAPLOID LIFE CYCLE. Haploid life cycle is the most common in algae (without ... rhizopus
nigricans , or black bread mold, also has a haploid life history. ... haploid -- Having a single set of chromosomes in the nucleus of each ...