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Stachybotrys is the most famous of the pathogenic molds.
Stachybotrys, Chaetomium, Ulocladium) were uncommon (3-18% of homes) and the most common molds were leaf surface/outdoor molds (e.
Building associated pulmonary disease from exposure to Stachybotrys chartarum and Aspergillus versicolor.
Stachybotrys is a slime mold that can produce toxic chemicals called mycotoxins.
Identification of MVOCs from Stachybotrys and Chaetomium on Gypsum in Simulated Realistic Conditions--Dynamic Chamber Studies
However, the most significant finding was the abundant presence of the fungus Stachybotrys in the plaster board and carpet, and spores in the air, which is indicative of a long-term leak in the building.
1994 Potential for biological protection against blue stain in Populus tremuloides with a hyphomycetous fungus, Stachybotrys cylindrospora.
5) Furthermore, cases of BRI have been alleged to involve mycotoxins released from Stachybotrys found in water-damaged buildings.
The mold fungi evaluated were: Stachybotrys chartarum, Aspergillus niger, Penicillium brevicompactum, and Cladosporium cladosporioides.
While Stachybotrys chartarum gets more news-media attention, the four most common mycotoxin-producing fungi in homes are species of Cladosporium, Penicillium, Fusarium, and Aspergillus.
What he found stunned him: two types of mold, aspergillus and stachybotrys, were actually in Harden's blood.
It is reported that at least 60% of the homes on the Pine Ridge Reservation need to be burned to the ground and replaced with new housing due to infestation of the potentially-fatal Black Mold, Stachybotrys.