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Mycopathologia

, Volume 60, Issue 2, pp 87–91 | Cite as

Utilization of keratinophilic material by selected Trichophyton terrestre spaceflight phenotypes

  • James M. Veselenak
  • Paul A. Volz
Article

Abstract

Phenotypic strains of Trichophyton terrestre Durie & Frey produced variations in hyphal growth patterns and conidial production when subjected to human hair collected from a single source. The strains were grown from wild type conidia irradiated in space with selected wavelengths of ultraviolet light.

Keywords

Growth Pattern Ultraviolet Light Single Source Human Hair Hyphal Growth 
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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • James M. Veselenak
    • 1
  • Paul A. Volz
    • 1
  1. 1.Mycology LaboratoryEastern Michigan UniversityYpsilantiUSA

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