Fungus microbiota in air conditioners in intensive care units in Teresina, Piauí
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...The findings reported by Mobin and Salmito  and Diniz et al. . showed similarities with respect to the isolation of filamentous fungi (Aspergillus spp., Penicillium spp., Cladosporium spp., Curvularia spp., Rhodotorula spp., and Paecylomyces spp.) and those isolated in this study....
...Regarding mycelial fungi, samples belonging to the genus Penicillium (P. expansum, P. chrysogenum, P. griseofulvum, and P. spinulosum) were isolated in this study, in contrast to the six species detected by Mobin and Salmito (2006): P. citrinum, P. decumbens, P. fellutarum, P. oxalicum, P. piceum, and P. purpurogenum....
...Considering that the methodology used by Mobin and Salmito was identical to that used in our work and the location has similar average regional temperatures, it was possible to compare results between the two Brazilian regions, northeastern and midwestern, respectively....
...In the northeastern region of Brazil, a study by Mobin and Salmito  was key to understanding the...
...Analysis of four ICUs (two neonatal and two adult) in the current study resulted in the detection of fungi belonging to the genus Aspergillus (A. niger, A. paradoxus, A. parasiticus, and A. terreus) among the most frequent isolates, confirming some species in common with those detected by Mobin and Salmito in 2006 and others specific to these units....