Accession Number : AD0680473

Title :   FUNGI--FOR GOOD OR FOR ILL,

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Shuster,Z.

Report Date : 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : The report is a very general, popularized, description of the entire class of fungi. There is reference to the poisonous effects of ergot of rye, but also to the fact that this substance has useful properties as well. There is reference to the discovery of penicillin and also to other useful molds. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*FUNGI, CLASSIFICATION), FOOD, TOXICITY, YEASTS, ANTIBIOTICS, SPORES, PARASITES, DAMAGE, USSR

Subject Categories : Biology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE