KEGG   GENOME: Aspergillus flavusHelp
Entry
T01090            Complete  Genome                                 

Name
afv, 332952
Definition
Aspergillus flavus NRRL3357
Annotation
KOALAShow organism
Taxonomy
TAX:332952
  Lineage
Eukaryota; Fungi; Dikarya; Ascomycota; Pezizomycotina; Eurotiomycetes; Eurotiomycetidae; Eurotiales; Aspergillaceae; Aspergillus
Taxonomy
Data source
Keywords
Human pathogen, Methylotroph
Disease
H01328  Aspergillosis
Comment
Common saprophyte and opportunistic pathogen.
Produces numerous secondary metabolites.
Produces aflatoxins.
One of the most frequently isolated mold species in agriculture and medicine.
Capable of degrading numerous complex organic polymers and is an effective recycler in the biosphere.
Statistics
Number of protein genes:       13485
Reference
  Authors
Cleveland TE et al.
  Title
Potential of Aspergillus flavus genomics for applications in biotechnology.
  Journal
Trends Biotechnol 27:151-7 (2009)

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