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Aspergillus flavus MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Aspergillus flavus
Tree Number(s)
B01.300.381.081.170
Unique ID
D001231
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001231
Annotation
infection: coordinate with ASPERGILLOSIS
Scope Note
A species of imperfect fungi which grows on peanuts and other plants and produces the carcinogenic substance aflatoxin. It is also used in the production of the antibiotic flavicin.
Entry Term(s)
Aspergillus parvisclerotigenus
Petromyces flavus
Registry Number
txid5059
Previous Indexing
Aspergillus (1966-1971)
See Also
Aflatoxins
Public MeSH Note
74
History Note
74(72)
Date Established
1974/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2020/05/27
Aspergillus flavus Preferred
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