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Weeks End Wrapup

My posts have been short and minimal this week but of course that doesn’t mean not much is happening. The week has been a fair bit of replication of the last few weeks which means there isn’t much new to say. 406 kata lagi


Detrimental fungi tricked into dying

In contrast to the commonly witnessed viral and bacterial infections, fungal diseases are rarer and more challenging to treat. Not only are there very limited number of anti-fungal/anti-mycotic drugs in the market but also the problem of anti-mycotic drug resistance makes the task of combating pathogenic fungi an uphill one. 335 kata lagi


Some unidentified Basidiomycetes

Mt. Tamalpais State Park, Marin County, CA
December 29, 2015
Robert Niese

Got any suggestions on the IDs?


White Polypore Fungi

I came across this on a hike in the State Game Lands of Bear Creek, Pennsylvania. I can’t quite understand why it caught my eye; however, it did. 73 kata lagi

Adventure Findings

Lyme Awareness: You Cannot Inject Fungi Into Humans

I can’t think of a simpler way to explain “what is chronic Lyme disease.”

Remember the New England Compounding Center meningitis scandal of 2012? Their injectable steroids were fungally contaminated. 423 kata lagi

Lyme Disease

In Search of the Magic of the Mushrooms - Coal Creek Falls Walk

The Coal Creek Falls walk is signposted as 1 hour return. We normally do it in 40 minutes.

Our latest effort however took us 2.25 hours…… 267 kata lagi