Latest Zygomycota Stories

2014-11-19 23:14:28

On November 17, the FDA announced that Solgar Inc. recalls (Class I) ABC Dophilus Powder because it was found to contain Rhizopus oryzae.

2014-11-14 20:22:27

LEONIA, N.J., Nov. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Solgar, Inc., of Leonia, NJ, is voluntarily recalling ABC Dophilus® Powder.

Virulent Fungus Discovered In Recalled Chobani Yogurt Products
2014-07-09 07:55:29

Chobani yogurt recalled in September 2013 was found to contain the most virulent form of a fungus called Mucor circinelloides, according to a new report published in the journal mBio.

2014-07-08 11:16:27

The fungus responsible for an outbreak of contaminated Greek yogurt last year is not harmless after all but a strain with the ability to cause disease.

Flesh Eating Fungus Killed 5 After 2011 Joplin Tornado
2012-12-16 07:46:20

Following the massive tornado that devastated Joplin, Missouri, in 2011, a fast growing, flesh eating fungus killed five people according to two new studies.

2010-05-18 13:35:37

Mucormycosis is a life-threatening infection most commonly caused by a species of fungus known as Rhizopus oryzae.

2009-06-05 07:22:10

Agricultural Research Service (ARS) scientists have sequenced the genome of a parasite that can kill honey bees.

2008-08-20 12:00:44

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug.

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