Fungal contaminant, presumably airborne, seen on a TSA plate after 1 month at refrigerated temperatures. White hyphal growth and exudate, water droplets due to respiration, can be seen through the colony. Read More
If the reader does not believe that viroids and satellites are distinctive, then surely prions, infectious agents composed only of protein, must impress.
The question of whether infectious agents exist without genomes arose with the discovery and characterization of infectious agents associat... Read More
Beatrice Rogolino, BS, M.Sc has isolated from stool this yeast into department of Microbiology - Riuniti Hospital Reggio Calabria . Neither Vitek 2.0 nor Phoenix BD can identify this yeast. Also manual biochemical test not work. Morphologic feature remember candida species. Photo of D'Aleo Franc... Read More
Dr. Vincent Racaniello is the Higgins Professor of Microbiology and Immunology at the college of Physicians and Surgions of Columbia University. Along with his academic research, he is known for expanding knowledge with great contributions through his virology blog virology.ws, and his wide podc... Read More