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2014-06-24 14:08:55

The calorie free sweetener erythritol is widely used in Asia; it is also gaining popularity in Europe and America. At the Vienna University of Technology, a new cheap method has been developed to produce erythritol from straw with the help of mould fungi.

2012-02-14 00:05:41

Usually, mould fungi are nothing to cheer about – but now they can be used as "chemical factories".

2011-12-21 13:05:19

From improving food security to their use as biotechnology power horses, Trichoderma fungi are increasingly being exploited by industry.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.