Please note, before ordering this kit: Due to a change in production and distribution (a COVID related matter). Current stock has only numbers on the labels, which matches the list below. However full descriptive sticky labels (vial code, vial number and most importantly, vial name - all as per below) are supplied with the kit should the purchaser wish to stick them on. (This effects only some kits is interim).
Fungus 3 Test Kit
Additional important fungi, including Stachybotrys Chartarum; many produce mycotoxins that are dangerous for human health. 24 vials.
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FU3 61 Aspergillus Carneus
Produces mycotoxin citrinin.
FU3 62 Aspergillus Clavatus
Commonly isolated from soil, plant debris, and indoor air environment. Produces the mycotoxins cytochalasin and patulin.
FU3 63 Aspergillus Flavus
Commonly isolated from soil, plant debris, and indoor air environment. Produces the mycotoxins aflatoxin B and cyclopiazonic acid. A rare cause of pulmonary disease.
FU3 64 Aspergillus Glaucus
Commonly isolated from soil, plant debris, and indoor air environment.
FU3 65 Aspergillus Nidulans
Commonly isolated from soil, plant debris, and indoor air environment. Produces the mycotoxin sterigmatocystin.
FU3 66 Aspergillus Ochraceus
Common indoors. Produces mycotoxins ochratoxin A and penicillic acid.
FU3 67 Aspergillus Ustus
Found in the soil and also on cardboard, paper, rubber, birds, and in dried fruits, nuts, cheeses, citrus fruits, seeds and grains. Produces mycotoxins ausdiol, austamide, austocystin and brevianamide.
FU3 68 Aspergillus Versicolor
Commonly found on mattresses and carpets and in cellars/basements. Produces mycotoxin sterigmatocystin. Prevalent in over 5% of fungal infections of toenail, particularly involving big toe.
FU3 69 Bipolaris
Linked to allergic and chronic sinusitis and chest infections. Produces mycotoxins cytochalasin, sterigmatocystin and sporidesmin.
FU3 70 Blastomyces Dermatitidis
Found primarily in the Mid-West and Northern United States and Canada. Causes blastomycosis (lung infection, chest pains, coughs, fever, painless sores). Produces mycotoxins cytochalasin, sporidfesmin and sterigmatocystin.
FU3 71 Coccidiodes Immitis
Most commonly seen in the desert regions of the southwestern United States, and in Central and South America. It can cause a disease called coccidioidomycosis (Valley Fever).
FU3 72 Cryptococcus Neoformans
Found in soil throughout the world. Can cause lung infections (cryptococcosis).
FU3 73 Cylindrocarpon
Found in wet indoor environments. Produces mycotoxin trichothecene.
FU3 74 Memnoniella
Found in soil and plant debris but also inside buildings, especially on cellulose-based materials. Often found growing with Stachybotrys, but smaller so enters lungs more easily. Most typical symptoms are throat irritation, eye and nose itchiness and rashes. Produces mycotoxins trichothecenes.
FU3 75 Myrothecium
Often found on materials such as paper, textiles, canvas and cotton. Produces mycotoxin trichothecene.
FU3 76 Penicillium Aurantiogriseum
Commonly found on mattresses and carpets. Produces mycotoxin Penicillic acid.
FU3 77 Penicillium ChrysogenumCommonly found on mattresses and carpets.
FU3 78 Penicillium Nordicum
Commonly isolated from fermented meat products such as cured ham and dairy products. Produces mycotoxin ochratoxin A.
FU3 79 Penicillium Verrucosum
Found on cereals (e.g. wheat, barley). Produces mycotoxin citrinin and ochratoxin A.
FU3 80 Pithomyces
Often found growing in soil, decaying leaves and grasses. Produces mycotoxin sporidesmin.
FU3 81 Rhizopus
Found on mature fruits and vegetables, jellies, syrups, bread, peanuts, leather and tobacco. Produces mycotoxin rhizonin.
FU3 82 Sporothrix Schenkii
Found throughout the world in soil, plants, and decaying vegetation. Skin lesions characteristically following lymphatic pathways.
FU3 83 Stachybotrys Chartarum /Stachybotrys Atra, Stachybotrys Alternans Or Stilbospora Chartarum
Also known as black mould. Commonly found on wallpapers. Also on paper, cardboard, wallboard, wall framing when persistently wet. Linked to sick building syndrome. Produces mycotoxins roridin E, satratoxin G & H and trichothecene.
FU3 84 Wallemia
Found worldwide, and typically contaminate low-moisture foods, carpets and mattresses. Produces mycotoxin walleminol.