Yeast And Yeast-like Fungi

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Identify yeast and yeast-like fungi


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  • 1. 
    What agar is used to recognized yeasts base on their growth pattern?
    • A. 

      Niger Seed

    • B. 

      Sabouraud Dextrose

    • C. 

      Brain heart infusion

    • D. 

      Cormeal

  • 2. 
    Dalmau method is used to identify what yeast?
    • A. 

      C. glabrata

    • B. 

      C. tropiclis

    • C. 

      C. albican

    • D. 

      C. krusei

  • 3. 
    What yeast has cluster or pairs chlamydospores?
    • A. 

      C. guilliermondii

    • B. 

      C. dubliniensis

    • C. 

      C. neoformans

    • D. 

      C. kefyr

  • 4. 
    What term is used to describe yeast cell that is rectangular or barrel shaped, thick or thin walled, depending on the genus?
    • A. 

      Blastoconidia

    • B. 

      Chlamydoconidia

    • C. 

      Ascospore

    • D. 

      Arthroconidia

  • 5. 
    What term is used to describe structure that septate or aseptate filament of a fungus, many together compose the mycelium?
    • A. 

      Hyphae

    • B. 

      Psedohyphae

    • C. 

      Ascus

    • D. 

      Ascospore

  • 6. 
    What yeast has Kinyoun stain (acid fast) positive?
    • A. 

      Rhodotorula

    • B. 

      Saccharomyces cerevisiae

    • C. 

      Geotrichum

    • D. 

      C. albican