Verticillium sp.

ALLERGENICITY

Allergenic (1530)

MYCOTOXINS PRODUCED

Bioactive metabolites: Balanol (1531), Cephalochromin(1532), Dihydroisoustilaginoidin A(1532), Dihydroxychaetocin (1533), Iso-ustilaginoidin A(1532), Verticillins A, B, C (1534,1535).

PATHOGENICITY IN HUMANS 

Asthma (1529), subcutaneous infection (2), peritonitis (1536,1537), keratitis (2,1538).

IDENTIFICATION CHARACTERISTICS on POTATO DEXTROSE AGAR (PDA)

Colony white to yellowish to pinkish, moderate growth, verticils along conidiophore. (2) vs: Acremonium

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