1104-3

Environmental swab: Penicillium species Shipped April 2011

HISTORY

The sample simulated an environmental sample swab.

MAIN EDUCATIONAL POINTS from 1104-3

  • Penicillium species are commonly considered contaminants, but found in a variety of diseases in which their etiologic significance is uncertain.
  • Spores of fungi in houses are important aeroallergens in humans.

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