92234A

92234A
Caption: Mold, hyphae, conidiophores (fruiting structures / sporangia) and conidium (asexual spore) formation (Penicillium spp.). Penicillium candidum is used to develop many soft-ripened cheeses such as Brie. Antibiotic penicillins are synthesized from strains of this genus.
Magnification*: x290
Type: SEM
Copyright 1995 Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc.
Keywords: 92234A,antibiotic,asexual reproduction,conidia,conidiophore,conidium,Deuteromycete,drug,eukaryote,fungi,Fungi Imperfecti,fungus,hypha,hyphae,mold,penicillin,Penicillium,spore,allergen,SEM,cheese,Penicillium candidum,food spoilage