chrysosporium

Summary

Summary: A mitosporic Onygenaceae fungal genus which causes adiaspiromycosis, a pulmonary mycosis of man and rodents. One of its teleomorphs is Ajellomyces.

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  1. Pouvreau L, Jonathan M, Kabel M, Hinz S, Gruppen H, Schols H. Characterization and mode of action of two acetyl xylan esterases from Chrysosporium lucknowense C1 active towards acetylated xylans. Enzyme Microb Technol. 2011;49:312-20 pubmed publisher
    Two novel acetyl xylan esterases, Axe2 and Axe3, from Chrysosporium lucknowense (C1), belonging to the carbohydrate esterase families 5 and 1, respectively, were purified and biochemically characterized...
  2. Bowman M, Paré J, Sigler L, Naeser J, Sladky K, Hanley C, et al. Deep fungal dermatitis in three inland bearded dragons (Pogona vitticeps) caused by the Chrysosporium anamorph of Nannizziopsis vriesii. Med Mycol. 2007;45:371-6 pubmed
    The Chrysosporium anamorph of Nannizziopsis vriesii (CANV), a keratinophilic fungus that naturally and experimentally causes severe and often fatal dermatitis in multiple reptile species, was isolated in pure culture from skin samples of ..
  3. Thomas A, Sigler L, Peucker S, Norton J, Nielan A. Chrysosporium anamorph of Nannizziopsis vriesii associated with fatal cutaneous mycoses in the salt-water crocodile (Crocodylus porosus). Med Mycol. 2002;40:143-51 pubmed
    The Chrysosporium anamorph of Nannizziopsis vriesii, recently identified as the cause of cutaneous infections in chameleons and brown tree snakes, was associated with skin infections and deaths in salt-water crocodile (Crocodylus porosus)..
  4. Hamayun M, Khan S, Iqbal I, Na C, Khan A, Hwang Y, et al. Chrysosporium pseudomerdarium produces gibberellins and promotes plant growth. J Microbiol. 2009;47:425-30 pubmed publisher
    ..The fungal isolate D-2-1 was identified as a new strain of Chrysosporium pseudomerdarium through phylogenetic analysis of 18S rDNA sequence...
  5. Moraes M, Gomes M, Vianna L. [Pulmonary adiaspiromycosis: casual finding in a patient who died of yellow fever]. Rev Soc Bras Med Trop. 2001;34:83-5 pubmed
    ..Postmortem examination revealed, microscopically, the characteristic alterations of the infection, and discovered in the lungs and hilar lymph nodes round microrganisms identified as adiaconidia of Emmonsia parva var. crescens...
  6. Kenyon C, Bonorchis K, Corcoran C, Meintjes G, Locketz M, Lehloenya R, et al. A dimorphic fungus causing disseminated infection in South Africa. N Engl J Med. 2013;369:1416-24 pubmed publisher
    ..We report a fungal pathogen within the genus emmonsia that is most closely related to E. pasteuriana in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected adults in South Africa...
  7. Roilides E, Sigler L, Bibashi E, Katsifa H, Flaris N, Panteliadis C. Disseminated infection due to Chrysosporium zonatum in a patient with chronic granulomatous disease and review of non-Aspergillus fungal infections in patients with this disease. J Clin Microbiol. 1999;37:18-25 pubmed
    We report the first case of Chrysosporium zonatum infection in a 15-year-old male with chronic granulomatous disease who developed a lobar pneumonia and tibia osteomyelitis while on prophylaxis with gamma interferon...
  8. Kühnel S, Hinz S, Pouvreau L, Wery J, Schols H, Gruppen H. Chrysosporium lucknowense arabinohydrolases effectively degrade sugar beet arabinan. Bioresour Technol. 2010;101:8300-7 pubmed publisher
    The filamentous fungus Chrysosporium lucknowense (C1) is a rich source of cell wall degrading enzymes...
  9. Pare A, Coyle K, Sigler L, Maas A, Mitchell R. Pathogenicity of the Chrysosporium anamorph of Nannizziopsis vriesii for veiled chameleons (Chamaeleo calyptratus). Med Mycol. 2006;44:25-31 pubmed
    Veiled chameleons (Chamaeleo calyptratus) were experimentally challenged with the fungus Chrysosporium anamorph of Nannizziopsis vriesii (CANV)...

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  1. Bertelsen M, Crawshaw G, Sigler L, Smith D. Fatal cutaneous mycosis in tentacled snakes (Erpeton tentaculatum) caused by the Chrysosporium anamorph of Nannizziopsis vriesii. J Zoo Wildl Med. 2005;36:82-7 pubmed
    The fungus Chrysosporium anamorph of Nannizziopsis vriesii was identified as the cause of fatal, multifocal, heterophilic dermatitis in four freshwater aquatic captive-bred tentacled snakes (Erpeton tentaculatum)...
  2. Singh C. Optimization of an extracellular protease of Chrysosporium keratinophilum and its potential in bioremediation of keratinic wastes. Mycopathologia. 2002;156:151-6 pubmed
    b>Chrysosporium keratinophilum IMI 338142 isolated from a waste site containing organopollutants was studied for its ability to produce extracellular proteases on glucose-gelatin medium...
  3. Rajeev S, Sutton D, Wickes B, Miller D, Giri D, Van Meter M, et al. Isolation and characterization of a new fungal species, Chrysosporium ophiodiicola, from a mycotic granuloma of a black rat snake (Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta). J Clin Microbiol. 2009;47:1264-8 pubmed publisher
    Isolation and characterization of the new species Chrysosporium ophiodiicola from a mycotic granuloma of a black rat snake (Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta) are reported...
  4. Hernández Macedo M, Ferraz A, Rodriguez J, Ottoboni L, de Mello M. Iron-regulated proteins in Phanerochaete chrysosporium and Lentinula edodes: differential analysis by sodium dodecyl sulfate polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis and two-dimensional polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis profiles. Electrophoresis. 2002;23:655-61 pubmed
    ..electrophoresis (2-DE) were used to identify iron-responsive proteins in the white-rot species (Phanerochaete chrysosporium and Lentinula edodes), by comparing the differential patterns of cellular and membrane proteins obtained from ..
  5. Verma P, Prakash S. Efficacy of Chrysosporium tropicum metabolite against mixed population of adult mosquito (Culex quinquefasciatus, Anopheles stephensii, and Aedes aegypti) after purification with flash chromatography. Parasitol Res. 2010;107:163-6 pubmed publisher
    b>Chrysosporium tropicum is a keratinophilic fungus and an effective mosquito control agent. This fungus was grown in Richards broth at 27 +/- 2 degrees C and a relative humidity of 75% +/- 5% for 15 +/- 2 days...
  6. Yang S, Chan T, Terracciano J, Boehm E, Patel R, Chen G, et al. Caryophyllenes from a fungal culture of Chrysosporium pilosum. J Nat Prod. 2009;72:484-7 pubmed publisher
    ..1), Sch 601253 (2), Sch 601254 (3), and Sch 725434 (4), were isolated from the fungal fermentation broth of Chrysosporium pilosum by reversed-phase HPLC purification...
  7. Sun Y, Bhuiya T, Wasil T, Macias A, Wasserman P. Fine needle aspiration of pulmonary adiaspiromycosis: a case report. Acta Cytol. 2007;51:217-21 pubmed
    Pulmonary adiaspiromycosis is a common disease of many species of wild rodents and occasionally of humans, caused by the inhalation of spores of the fungus Chrysosporium parvum var crescens (Emmonsia crescens).
  8. Mohanty S, Prakash S. Effects of culture media on larvicidal property of secondary metabolites of mosquito pathogenic fungus Chrysosporium lobatum (Moniliales: Moniliaceae). Acta Trop. 2009;109:50-4 pubmed publisher
    In order to determine the potential role of secondary metabolites of Chrysosporium lobatum as a biological control agent for mosquitoes, effects of culture media on the larvicidal property of secondary metabolites was evaluated...
  9. Moraes M, Gomes M. [Human adiaspiromycosis: cicatricial lesions in mediastinal lymph nodes]. Rev Soc Bras Med Trop. 2004;37:177-8 pubmed
    ..These structures were identified as adiaconidia of Emmonsia crescens, the etiological agent of human adiaspiromycosis. In the tissue sections, a large amount of carbon dust (anthracosis) was also seen...
  10. Godoy A, Pereira C, Ramia M, Silveira R, Camilo C, Kadowaki M, et al. Structure, computational and biochemical analysis of PcCel45A endoglucanase from Phanerochaete chrysosporium and catalytic mechanisms of GH45 subfamily C members. Sci Rep. 2018;8:3678 pubmed publisher
    ..substrate binding and enzymatic specificity of the GH45 subfamily C endoglucanase from Phanerochaete chrysosporium (PcCel45A)...
  11. Daou M, Piumi F, Cullen D, Record E, Faulds C. Heterologous Production and Characterization of Two Glyoxal Oxidases from Pycnoporus cinnabarinus. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2016;82:4867-75 pubmed publisher
    ..these, three genes are predicted to encode glyoxal oxidase, an enzyme previously isolated from Phanerochaete chrysosporium The glyoxal oxidase of P...
  12. Hubalek Z, Burda H, Scharff A, Heth G, Nevo E, Sumbera R, et al. Emmonsiosis of subterranean rodents (Bathyergidae, Spalacidae) in Africa and Israel. Med Mycol. 2005;43:691-7 pubmed
    ..We suggest that factors contributing to the striking difference in prevalence of emmonsiosis between the two African mole-rat genera (Cryptomys, Heliophobius) may be their differing burrow types, burrow longevity, and social lives...
  13. Hellebuyck T, Baert K, Pasmans F, Van Waeyenberghe L, Beernaert L, Chiers K, et al. Cutaneous hyalohyphomycosis in a girdled lizard (Cordylus giganteus) caused by the Chrysosporium anamorph of Nannizziopsis vriesii and successful treatment with voriconazole. Vet Dermatol. 2010;21:429-33 pubmed publisher
    The Chrysosporium anamorph of Nannizziopsis vriesii was associated with dermatomycosis and high mortality in a group of captive giant girdled lizards (Cordylus giganteus)...
  14. Pin D, Videmont E, Derian Autier D, Guillot J, Plouzeau E. First description of onychomycosis caused by Chrysosporium keratinophilum in captive Bennett's wallabies (Macropus rufogriseus rufogriseus). J Zoo Wildl Med. 2011;42:156-9 pubmed
    ..The fungal species Chrysosporium keratinophilum was identified on cultures. The wallabies were orally treated with ketoconazole (15 mg/kg s.i.d...
  15. Denson J, Keen C, Froeschle P, Toy E, Borman A. Adiaspiromycosis mimicking widespread malignancy in a patient with pulmonary adenocarcinoma. J Clin Pathol. 2009;62:837-9 pubmed publisher
    ..It is believed to be the first reported human case of adiaspiromycosis in the UK. ..
  16. Mori T, Koyama G, Kawagishi H, Hirai H. Effects of Homologous Expression of 1,4-Benzoquinone Reductase and Homogentisate 1,2-Dioxygenase Genes on Wood Decay in Hyper-Lignin-Degrading Fungus Phanerochaete sordida YK-624. Curr Microbiol. 2016;73:512-8 pubmed publisher
    ..shared high homology (?90 % amino acid sequence similarity) with the corresponding genes in Phanerochaete chrysosporium. These genes were co-transformed with a reporter gene into an uracil auxotrophic mutant of P. sordida YK-624...
  17. Li X, Xu J, de Toledo R, Shim H. Enhanced removal of naproxen and carbamazepine from wastewater using a novel countercurrent seepage bioreactor immobilized with Phanerochaete chrysosporium under non-sterile conditions. Bioresour Technol. 2015;197:465-74 pubmed publisher
    A countercurrent seepage bioreactor immobilized with Phanerochaete chrysosporium was continuously operated under non-sterile conditions to treat a synthetic wastewater spiked with naproxen and carbamazepine (1000μg/L each) for 165days...
  18. Zhang C, Xu Y, Zhao M, Rong H, Zhang K. Influence of inoculating white-rot fungi on organic matter transformations and mobility of heavy metals in sewage sludge based composting. J Hazard Mater. 2018;344:163-168 pubmed publisher
    White-rot fungi, Phanerochaete chrysosporium was inoculated to sewage sludge composting. Its effect on transformation of organic matter and mobility of heavy metals (Zn, Pb, Cu, and Ni) was studied...
  19. Vohník M, Fendrych M, Albrechtova J, Vosatka M. Intracellular colonization of Rhododendron and Vaccinium roots by Cenococcum geophilum, Geomyces pannorum and Meliniomyces variabilis. Folia Microbiol (Praha). 2007;52:407-14 pubmed
    ..As shown for G. pannorum, structures resembling ErM may be formed by fungi that are to date not regarded as ericoid mycorrhizal...
  20. Huang Z, Xu P, Chen G, Zeng G, Chen A, Song Z, et al. Silver ion-enhanced particle-specific cytotoxicity of silver nanoparticles and effect on the production of extracellular secretions of Phanerochaete chrysosporium. Chemosphere. 2018;196:575-584 pubmed publisher
    ..influence of silver ions (Ag+) on the cytotoxicity of silver nanoparticles (AgNPs) in Phanerochaete chrysosporium and noted the degree of extracellular secretions in response to the toxicant's stress...
  21. Shang C, Chen A, Chen G, Li H, Guan S, He J. Microbial Biofertilizer Decreases Nicotine Content by Improving Soil Nitrogen Supply. Appl Biochem Biotechnol. 2017;181:1-14 pubmed publisher
    ..A new microbial biofertilizer containing Phanerochaete chrysosporium and Bacillus thuringiensis was prepared to decrease nicotine content in tobacco leaves by regulating soil ..
  22. Arimoto M, Yamagishi K, Wang J, Tanaka K, Miyoshi T, Kamei I, et al. Molecular breeding of lignin-degrading brown-rot fungus Gloeophyllum trabeum by homologous expression of laccase gene. AMB Express. 2015;5:81 pubmed publisher
    ..trabeum KU-41 and to a typical white-rot fungus Phanerochaete chrysosporium. By using strain L#61, direct ethanol production from Japanese cedar wood was improved compared to wild type...
  23. Kumar P, Kazi Y, Soomro I. A comparative characterization of indigenous keratinase enzymes from district Khairpur, Sindh, Pakistan. Pak J Pharm Sci. 2012;25:73-9 pubmed
    ..The isolated keratinolytic microorganisms comprised: Absidia sp., Chrysosporium asperatum, Chrysosporium keratinophilum, Entomophthora coronata, Bacillus subtilis and Staphylococcus aureus ..
  24. Lorch J, Knowles S, Lankton J, Michell K, Edwards J, Kapfer J, et al. Snake fungal disease: an emerging threat to wild snakes. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2016;371: pubmed publisher
    ..caused by Ophidiomyces ophiodiicola, a fungus recently split from a complex of fungi long referred to as the Chrysosporium anamorph of Nannizziopsis vriesii (CANV). Here we review the current state of knowledge about O...
  25. Cornet I, Wittner N, Tofani G, Tavernier S. FTIR as an easy and fast analytical approach to follow up microbial growth during fungal pretreatment of poplar wood with Phanerochaete chrysosporium. J Microbiol Methods. 2018;: pubmed publisher
    ..and 1593?cm-1 showed to be affected during pretreatment of poplar wood particles by Phanerochaete chrysosporium MUCL 19343. Samples with different microbial biomass fractions were obtained from two different experiments, i...
  26. Nurika I, Eastwood D, Barker G. A comparison of ergosterol and PLFA methods for monitoring the growth of ligninolytic fungi during wheat straw solid state cultivation. J Microbiol Methods. 2018;148:49-54 pubmed publisher
    ..In contrast, the other fungi tested (Phanerochaete chrysosporium, Serpula lacrymans and Schizophyllum commune) showed either no correlation or in some cases a negative ..
  27. Huang D, Qin X, Xu P, Zeng G, Peng Z, Wang R, et al. Composting of 4-nonylphenol-contaminated river sediment with inocula of Phanerochaete chrysosporium. Bioresour Technol. 2016;221:47-54 pubmed publisher
    ..to investigate the degradation of 4-nonylphenol (4-NP) in river sediment by inoculating Phanerochaete chrysosporium (Pc)...
  28. Efuntoye M, Fashanu S. Occurrence of keratinophilic fungi and dermatophytes on domestic birds in Nigeria. Mycopathologia. 2002;153:87-9 pubmed
    ..15 species of fungi were recovered and they belong to the genera Chrysosporium, Trichophyton, Microsporum, Aspergillus, Fusarium, Mucor Rhizopus, Penicillium and Trichoderma...
  29. Overgaauw P, Avermaete K, Mertens C, Meijer M, Schoemaker N. Prevalence and zoonotic risks of Trichophyton mentagrophytes and Cheyletiella spp. in guinea pigs and rabbits in Dutch pet shops. Vet Microbiol. 2017;205:106-109 pubmed publisher
    ..8% (30/179) of the guinea pigs, T. mentagrophytes was isolated. From 1 guinea pig (0,6%) Chrysosporium keratinophilum was isolated. Dermatophyte-positive rabbits and guinea pigs originated from 5.6% (5/90) and 27...
  30. Millar B, Jiru X, Walker M, Evans J, Moore J. False identification of Coccidioides immitis: do molecular methods always get it right?. J Clin Microbiol. 2003;41:5778-80 pubmed
    rRNA sequence analysis of a partial region of the 18S and 5.8S-internal transcribed spacer 2 (ITS2) region of Chrysosporium keratinophilum highlights its potential molecular misidentification as Coccidioides immitis...
  31. Huy N, Nguyen C, Park H, Loc N, Choi M, Kim D, et al. Characterization of a novel manganese dependent endoglucanase belongs in GH family 5 from Phanerochaete chrysosporium. J Biosci Bioeng. 2016;121:154-9 pubmed publisher
    ..hydrolase family 5, which has been predicted to be an endoglucanase (PcEg5A), was cloned from Phanerochaete chrysosporium and expressed in Pichia pastoris...
  32. Hatakeyama M, Kitaoka T, Ichinose H. Heterologous expression of fungal cytochromes P450 (CYP5136A1 and CYP5136A3) from the white-rot basidiomycete Phanerochaete chrysosporium: Functionalization with cytochrome b5 in Escherichia coli. Enzyme Microb Technol. 2016;89:7-14 pubmed publisher
    Cytochromes P450 from the white-rot basidiomycete Phanerochaete chrysosporium, CYP5136A1 and CYP5136A3, are capable of catalyzing oxygenation reactions of a wide variety of exogenous compounds, implying their significant roles in the ..
  33. Leong S, Pettersson O, Rice T, Hocking A, Schnürer J. The extreme xerophilic mould Xeromyces bisporus--growth and competition at various water activities. Int J Food Microbiol. 2011;145:57-63 pubmed publisher
    ..94, 0.88, 0.84, 0.80, 0.76 and 0.66. Growth rates of xerophilic species closely related to X. bisporus, viz. Chrysosporium inops, C. xerophilum and Monascus eremophilus, were also assessed. Optimal conditions for growth of both X...
  34. da Silva R, de Oliveira L, Juliano M, Juliano L, Rosa J, Cabral H. Activity of a peptidase secreted by Phanerochaete chrysosporium depends on lysine to subsite S'1. Int J Biol Macromol. 2017;94:474-483 pubmed publisher
    ..and catalytic specificity of a lysine-dependent peptidase secreted by the basidiomycete fungus Phanerochaete chrysosporium. We attained 5...
  35. Voběrková S, Vaverková M, Burešová A, Adamcová D, Vršanská M, Kynicky J, et al. Effect of inoculation with white-rot fungi and fungal consortium on the composting efficiency of municipal solid waste. Waste Manag. 2017;61:157-164 pubmed publisher
    ..Three types of white-rot fungi (Phanerochaete chrysosporium, Trametes versicolor and Fomes fomentarius), and a consortium of these fungi, were used...
  36. Turner D, Burke M, Bashe E, Blinder S, Yust I. Pulmonary adiaspiromycosis in a patient with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 1999;18:893-5 pubmed
    ..parva. The patient was successfully treated with amphotericin B and thereafter with fluconazole. This organism should be added to the list of pathogens that cause pulmonary infection in AIDS patients. ..
  37. Huang C, Wang R, Zeng G, Huang D, Lai C, Zhang J, et al. Transcriptome analysis reveals novel insights into the response to Pb exposure in Phanerochaete chrysosporium. Chemosphere. 2018;194:657-665 pubmed publisher
    ..This study identified and analyzed the lead (Pb)-induced transcriptional changes in Phanerochaete chrysosporium, a well-known heavy metal hyperaccumulating white-rot fungus...
  38. Hailei W, Ping L, Ying W, Lei L, Jianming Y. Metagenomic insight into the bioaugmentation mechanism of Phanerochaete chrysosporium in an activated sludge system treating coking wastewater. J Hazard Mater. 2017;321:820-829 pubmed publisher
    Phanerochaete chrysosporium was seeded to a sequencing batch reactor treating phenol wastewater...
  39. Bozorgzadeh S, Hamidi H, Ortiz R, Ludwig R, Gorton L. Direct electron transfer of Phanerochaete chrysosporium cellobiose dehydrogenase at platinum and palladium nanoparticles decorated carbon nanotubes modified electrodes. Phys Chem Chem Phys. 2015;17:24157-65 pubmed publisher
    ..and PdNPs-MWCNTs, were cast on the surface of spectrographic graphite electrodes and then Phanerochaete chrysosporium cellobiose dehydrogenase (PcCDH) was adsorbed on the modified layer...
  40. Xu P, Lai C, Zeng G, Huang D, Chen M, Song B, et al. Enhanced bioremediation of 4-nonylphenol and cadmium co-contaminated sediment by composting with Phanerochaete chrysosporium inocula. Bioresour Technol. 2018;250:625-634 pubmed publisher
    ..4NP) and cadmium (Cd) co-contaminated sediment was investigated by composting with Phanerochaete chrysosporium (P. chrysosporium) inocula. P. chrysosporium inocula and proper C/N ratios (25...
  41. Brandt M, Gaunt D, Iqbal N, McClinton S, Hambleton S, Sigler L. False-positive Histoplasma capsulatum Gen-Probe chemiluminescent test result caused by a Chrysosporium species. J Clin Microbiol. 2005;43:1456-8 pubmed
    ..capsulatum. The isolate was later identified as the Chrysosporium anamorph of Nannizziopsis vriesii by sequence analysis and phenotypic data.
  42. Hoshino Y, Ivanova V, Yazawa K, Ando A, Mikami Y, Zaki S, et al. Queenslandon, a new antifungal compound produced by Chrysosporium queenslandicum: production, isolation and structure elucidation. J Antibiot (Tokyo). 2002;55:516-9 pubmed
  43. Dotsenko G, Sinitsyna O, Hinz S, Wery J, Sinitsyn A. Characterization of a GH family 3 ?-glycoside hydrolase from Chrysosporium lucknowense and its application to the hydrolysis of ?-glucan and xylan. Bioresour Technol. 2012;112:345-9 pubmed publisher
    The Bxl5-gene encoding a GH3 glycoside hydrolase of Chrysosporium lucknowense C1 was successfully cloned, the homologous recombinant product was secreted, purified and characterized...
  44. Westphal Y, Kühnel S, de Waard P, Hinz S, Schols H, Voragen A, et al. Branched arabino-oligosaccharides isolated from sugar beet arabinan. Carbohydr Res. 2010;345:1180-9 pubmed publisher
    ..sugar beet arabinan by enzymatic degradation with mixtures of pure and well-defined arabinohydrolases from Chrysosporium lucknowense followed by fractionation based on size and analysis by MALDI-TOF MS and HPAEC...
  45. Hirano N, Kohno J, Tsunoda S, Nishio M, Kishi N, Okuda T, et al. TMC-69, a new antitumor antibiotic with Cdc25A inhibitory activity, produced by Chrysosporium sp. TC1068. Taxonomy, fermentation and biological activities. J Antibiot (Tokyo). 2001;54:421-7 pubmed
    A new antibiotic designated TMC-69 has been isolated from the fermentation broth of a fungal strain Chrysosporium sp. TC 1068. TMC-69 exhibited moderate in vitro cytotoxic activity...
  46. Shadzi S, Chadeganipour M, Alimoradi M. Isolation of keratinophilic fungi from elementary schools and public parks in Isfahan, Iran. Mycoses. 2002;45:496-9 pubmed
    ..The most frequent isolate was Chrysosporium keratinophilum (54.2%)...
  47. Hirai A, Kano R, Nakamura Y, Watanabe S, Hasegawa A. Molecular taxonomy of dermatophytes and related fungi by chitin synthase 1 (CHS1) gene sequences. Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek. 2003;83:11-20 pubmed
    ..present study, the nucleotide sequences of the CHS1 gene from dermatophytes and related fungi in the genera Chrysosporium, Epidermophyton, Microsporum and Trichophyton were investigated using molecular methods...
  48. Wagoner M, Badr I, Hidayat A. Chrysosporium parvum keratomycosis. Cornea. 1999;18:616-20 pubmed
    To report a case of corneal infection with Chrysosporium parvum, a filamentous fungus usually associated with pulmonary infections.
  49. Yang S, Buevich A, Chan T, Terracciano J, Chen G, Loebenberg D, et al. A new antifungal sterol sulfate, Sch 601324, from Chrysosporium sp. J Antibiot (Tokyo). 2003;56:419-22 pubmed
  50. Harini S, Kumar H, Rangaswamy J, Naik N. Synthesis, antioxidant and antimicrobial activity of novel vanillin derived piperidin-4-one oxime esters: preponderant role of the phenyl ester substituents on the piperidin-4-one oxime core. Bioorg Med Chem Lett. 2012;22:7588-92 pubmed publisher
  51. Abdel Gawad K. Fungi on the claws of buffalo and cow in Egypt. J Basic Microbiol. 1989;29:323-8 pubmed
    ..species which belong to twenty genera were collected from the two substrates and the most common genera were Chrysosporium (eleven species of Chrysosporium were isolated). Aspergillus and Scopulariopsis...
  52. Chandrakar S, Dias M, Shetty P, Tiewsoh J, Guarro J. Isolation and Characterization of an Unknown Chrysosporium sp. Producing Subcutaneous Mycosis in an Immunocompromised Patient. Mycopathologia. 2016;181:115-8 pubmed publisher
    ..We report a case of subcutaneous fungal abscess over the great toe caused by a keratinophilic fungus, an unknown Chrysosporium sp., in a 60-year-old diabetic female who was treated successfully with oral fluconazole...
  53. Theodoro R, Volkmann G, Liu X, Bagagli E. PRP8 intein in Ajellomycetaceae family pathogens: sequence analysis, splicing evaluation and homing endonuclease activity. Fungal Genet Biol. 2011;48:80-91 pubmed publisher
  54. Vidal P, Ulfig K, Valmaseda M, Guarro J. Studies on keratinophilic fungi. XI. Chrysosporium undulatum sp. nov. Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek. 1999;75:171-82 pubmed
    b>Chrysosporium undulatum sp. nov., showing intermediate characteristics between Chrysosporium and Malbranchea, is described and illustrated...
  55. Mitola G, Escalona F, Salas R, García E, Ledesma A. Morphological characterization of in-vitro human hair keratinolysis, produced by identified wild strains of Chrysosporium species. Mycopathologia. 2002;156:163-9 pubmed
    b>Chrysosporium species were isolated from soil and keratinized material...
  56. Abarca M, Martorell J, Castella G, Ramis A, Cabañes F. Cutaneous hyalohyphomycosis caused by a Chrysosporium species related to Nannizziopsis vriesii in two green iguanas (Iguana iguana). Med Mycol. 2008;46:349-54 pubmed publisher
    This report describes the first isolation of a Chrysosporium species as the etiological agent of dermatomycosis in two green iguanas (Iguana iguana). The ITS-5...
  57. Sigler L. Ajellomyces crescens sp. nov., taxonomy of Emmonsia spp., and relatedness with Blastomyces dermatitidis (teleomorph Ajellomyces dermatitidis). J Med Vet Mycol. 1996;34:303-14 pubmed
    ..The causative agents have been placed in Emmonsia or Chrysosporium and treated as either two species or varieties. Emmonsia parva (= Chrysosporium parvum var...
  58. Gusakov A, Antonov A, Ustinov B. N-Glycosylation in Chrysosporium lucknowense enzymes. Carbohydr Res. 2008;343:48-55 pubmed
    Twenty-eight enzymes, encoded by different genes and secreted by different mutant strains of Chrysosporium lucknowense, were subjected to MALDI-TOF MS peptide fingerprinting followed by analysis of the MS data using the GlycoMod tool ..
  59. Kinderlerer J. Chrysosporium species, potential spoilage organisms of chocolate. J Appl Microbiol. 1997;83:771-8 pubmed
    ..methods of analysing foods for the presence of moulds are inadequate for the detection of genera such as Chrysosporium which do not grow at the high water activities of most mycological media...
  60. Priyanka -, Srivastava J, Prakash S. Chrysosporium tropicum efficacy against Anopheles stephensi larvae in the laboratory. J Am Mosq Control Assoc. 2001;17:127-30 pubmed
    The keratinophilic soil fungus Chrysosporium tropicum was evaluated as a biological control agent against Anopheles stephensi larvae in the laboratory. Culture filtrates of C. tropicum were found to be toxic to An...
  61. Padmaja T, Suneetha N, Sashidhar R, Sharma H, Deshpande V, Venkateswerlu G. Degradation of the insecticidal toxin produced by Bacillus thuringiensis var. kurstaki by extracellular proteases produced by Chrysosporium sp. J Appl Microbiol. 2008;104:1171-81 pubmed
    ..The aims of our study were to screen for soil fungi capable of degrading the Cry1Ac toxin and to identify the mechanisms that lead to the inactivation of this protein...
  62. Ergin C, Kaleli I, Cevik E, Ovet H. [Investigation of keratinophilic fungi in Laodicea's recreation workshop]. Mikrobiyol Bul. 2008;42:463-7 pubmed
    ..Of the samples 38.9% (7/18) were found positive and the distribution of keratinophilic fungi were as follows; Chrysosporium spp. (22.2%) (two of them were C. keratinophilum), Aphanoascus spp. (11.1%), Auxarthron spp. (5...
  63. Silva R, Liporoni G, Botto C, Rodrigues B, Scudeler D, Cunha Junior W. [Pulmonary adiaspiromycosis treated without antifungal drugs]. Rev Soc Bras Med Trop. 2010;43:95-7 pubmed
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