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Table 1 Extracellular enzymes produced by the tested fungal isolates collected from ICUs and ORs at Assiut University hospitals

From: Enzymatic and toxigenic ability of opportunistic fungi contaminating intensive care units and operation rooms at Assiut University Hospitals, Egypt

Fungal isolates No. of tested isolates Protease Lipase Urease Hemolysis
   + Ve - Ve + Ve -Ve +Ve -Ve + Ve - Ve
Aspergillus flavus 20 16 4 19 1 20 0 19 1
Aspergillus fumigatus 16 10 6 15 1 15 1 12 4
Aspergillus niger 19 15 4 16 3 8 11 13 6
Cladosporium cladosporioides 5 1 4 4 1 0 5 2 3
Fusarium solani 17 11 6 9 8 10 7 7 10
Fusarium oxysporum 6 3 3 5 1 5 1 4 2
Myrothecium roridum 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0
Stachybotrys elegans 26 22 4 25 1 19 7 19 7
Total 110 79 31 94 16 78 32 77 33