Scientists decode genome of penicillin-making fungus

09/29/2008 | BBC

Researchers at DSM Anti-Infectives, a Dutch biotech firm, deciphered the 13,500-gene sequence of Penicillium chrysogenum, a fungus used in commercial production of penicillin and other antibiotics. The finding could bolster efforts to create antibiotics that combat drug-resistant bacteria.

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