tree fungus causing health problems in immune suppressed people. A false-color electron microscope image of the fungus Cryptococcus gatii, which can cause fatal illnesses in humans. The yellow areas are spores.
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Encapsulated Yeast (Cryptococcus neoformans), the pathogen for cryptococcosis, especially in immune deficient humans such as those with HIV/.
Encapsulated pathogenic yeast fungus (Cryptococcus neoformans). Cryptococcus is a yeast-like fungus that reproduces by budding. An acidic mucopolysaccharide capsule completely encloses the fungus. It can cause the disease cryptococcosis; especially in immune deficient humans, such as patients with HIV or AIDS. The infection can cause meningitis in the lungs, skin or other body regions.
Cryptococcus neoformans via electron microscope. Fungi may be severely pathogenic to humans who are immunocompromised.
Fungus - the kind that causes nasty infections like ringworm, athlete's foot and jock itch - is commonly found on household pets and in warm moist places like showers, saunas and wet towels.
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Brilliant Buttercups - These grow wild in Upstate NY. I used to put these under my chin an the ol wives tale says that if it reflects yellow under your chin then you love butter!