Mycopathologia et mycologia applicata

, Volume 18, Issue 1–2, pp 119–121 | Cite as

Formation of ammonium magnesium phosphate crystals in cultures of fungi growing on keratin

  • L. Kapica
  • F. Blank


Phosphate Ammonium Magnesium Phosphate Crystal Magnesium Phosphate 
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© Uitgeverij Dr. W. Junk 1962

Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Kapica
    • 1
  • F. Blank
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Bacteriology and ImmunologyMcGill UniversityMontreal

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