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What kind of cell wall does a fungi have?
What kind of cell is a fungi?
the cell membrane of fungi is made out of
a fungi charectoristic is that is has chemoheterotrophs that do what?
is yeast unicellular?
are mold filamentous?
are mushroom fleshy?
dimorphic means a fungi can
be a mold or a yeast depending on the tempature
pathogenic fungi are grown at body tempature as what?
At room tempature what does pathogenic grow as?
How do yeast reproduce?
by budding or by fission
what is budding?
where it buds off a parent a smaller portion where it eventially becomes just as big
what is vegatative hyphae?
they are on the bottom of molds, rootlike and are at a vegatative state
what is arial hyphae
they grow on top of the molds that stick out and have the spores on top of them making the fuzy appearance on the molds.
A mass of hyphae is called what?
most molds are what?
his obtains nutrients from dead matter?
molds are identified for their?
spores and hyphae
molds can reproduce?
sexually and asexually
Saccharomyces cerevisae is a beneficial yeast for?
bread, hbv vaccines, wine
trichoderma is used to make
The beneficial use of taxomyces?
used in chemothereapy, Taxol
a fungal disease
systemic mycoses is?
deep within the body
sunsucaneous mycoses is?
Beneathe the skin
cantaneous mycosis is
affect hair, skin, and nails
superficial mycosis localized in?
oppurtunistic mycosis is
caused by normal microbiota or enviromental fungi dont general effect disease.
Histoplasma capsulatum, coccidiodes immitis, and blastomyces dermatidis are what category?
systemic mycosis, all which are related to resporitory and then spread to cause systemic.
histoplasmosis resembles what at first>?
histoplamosis comes from where, where do they originate?
bird, bat, droppings, found in most of the eatern stated Ohio-mississippi causes respiratory infection
coccidioidomycosis is known as?
Where is coccidioidomycosis picked up from?
desert soils from the sw us
Valley fever includes these symptoms
coughing, fever, weight loss, and rarely beomes systemic
the infecious part (there the hyphaeas)of coccidiodomycoses. When soil or dirt is blown up and enters your airway
Once coccidioidomycoses has entered your body in arthrocondium form it then turns into what form within your body?
spherule that release endospores
Is coccidioimycoses contangioius from one human to another?
what kind of reprodcuction is coccidioimycosis?
blastomycoces dermatititis is located where normally geologically?
mississippi valley region found in soil
name that disease from symptoms: Asystematic, pneumonia, rapidly spreads throughout the body, cutaneous ulcers, abcessess, and extensive tissue damage
How is blstomycoses dermatitidis acquired?
by the soil from bird droppings, it is inhaled
oppurtunist fungo respitory infections such as?
Aspergillius (black mold)which is found in compost and rhizopus which is found in bread molds
pneumocystis jirovecii has charecteristics of both?
fungi and protozoa
Pneumocystis jirovecii reservoir is?
unknown possibly humans or soil
The droppings of both the black bird and bats support the growth of histoplasma capsulatum: which of these two animal reservoirs is normally actually infected with the fungus? 24-10
cryptococcus neoformins meningitis reservoir or found where?
in soil or where pigeon and chicken droppings occur. this is then breathes in and could cause meningitis
This fungus produces a huge capsule that helps idenitfy it when diagnoised
Crytococcus neoformins meningitis
sporotrichosis is a form of what mycosis?
This happens when you are picking blackberries or working with roses and puncture your skin this disease my happen
sporothrix schenchii, also known as rose gardners disease
dermotomycoses is also known as
ring worm and tineas
trichophytom, epidermophyton, and microsporium metabolize keratin and are also known as
dermotomycosis (cutaneous mycosis)
Dermotomycosis is trasmitted by
formite, example, athletes foot, from shower floor to foot, or sharing nail clippers
tinea capitis is
ring worm on body
Candidiasis causing agent is candida albicans growns?
mucosa of mouth, intestinal tract, genitourinary tract. Its a yeast infection!!!
fulminating disease is a type of?
Claviceps purpurea and aspergillius flavus is a type of what?
fungus food poisoning
Name that food poisoning: reduced blood flow to limbs, from grains, mytotoxin in grain, causes you to see things
Name that food poison: liver cirrohis, liver cancer, mycotoxin in food.