- Molds and Mycotoxins: Beyond Allergies and Asthma. Gray, Michael // Alternative Therapies in Health & Medicine;Mar/Apr2007, Vol. 13 Issue 2, pS146
The article cites a study on molds and mycotoxins. The author cited the common features of molds which are the hyphae and spores. He noted that the key factors to the life of a mold is moisture. He disagreed with the opinion from biologists that mycotoxins are secondary metabolites, since they...
- Mixing--and Separating--Mold and Myth. Bowers, Barbara // Best's Review;Feb2003, Vol. 103 Issue 10, p45
Discusses myths about the health risks of exposure to mold in the U.S. Symptoms caused by the inhalation of mycotoxins; Absence of scientific facts relating mycotoxin-related disease to indoor environmental exposures to mold; Insufficiency of the presence of mold to produce mycotoxins. INSET:...
- Mold and mycotoxin symposium: Towards healthy homes. Kilburn, Kaye H. // Toxicology & Industrial Health;Oct/Nov2009, Vol. 25 Issue 9/10, p569
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor discusses an article on the effect of mold and mycotoxins to human, a 2008 symposium focusing on health problems due to molds and mycotoxins, and the papers that were presented during the symposium.
- Incidence of Fusarium Toxins in Rice from Karnataka, India. Murthy, K. Karunakara; Rati, E. R.; Manonmani, H. K. // Research Journal of Toxins;May2009, Vol. 1 Issue 1, p1
Contamination by molds is a severe problem in fields as well as storage conditions causing significant loss in yield and quality of several commodities. Many of these molds produce mycotoxins, which are toxic to animals and are responsible for many acute and chronic human diseases. Rice, an...
- Flood-damaged forage help. Carson, Vicky // American Agriculturist (0161-8237);Nov2011, Vol. 208 Issue 11, p36
The article offers suggestions related to flood-damaged forages and notes on the use of mycotoxin binder for the prevention of molds.
- When Mold Takes Hold. Angelo, William J. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;3/31/2003, Vol. 250 Issue 12, p25
Presents information on damage caused by mold in the home of Dallas-based architect Jim Sealy. Type of mold that damaged the house; Areas in the house that were damaged by the mold; Money spent by Sealy on the house's repair.
- Snapshots From the Field. R. A. // Journal of Light Construction;Nov2012, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p54
Photographs of several houses affected by mold are presented.
- Novel actin ring structure in sporulation ofZygosaccharomyces rouxii. Suda, Atsuhiro; Kusama-Eguchi, Kuniko; Ogawa, Yoshio; Watanabe, Kazuko // Mycoscience (Springer Science & Business Media B.V.);Apr2005, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p85
The filamentous actin (F-actin) during sporulation ofZygosaccharomyces rouxiiwas visualized with rhodamine-phalloidin, and then the behavior was observed using confocal laser scanning microscopy. During spore formation, we found a novel actin ring structure that has not been reported in other...
- Take control of mold growth. // Farm & Dairy;10/16/2014, Vol. 101 Issue 4, p9
The article offers strategies for homeowners to control mold growth, which includes properly insulating the crawl space within the home by maintaining an acceptable temperature during winter and removing excess humidity in crawl spaces.