About Penicillium expansum (GCA_000769735)
Penicillium expansum is one of the most prevalent post harvest rots that infects apples.
Although it is a major economical problem in apples, this plant pathogen can be isolated from a wide host range, including pears, strawberries, tomatoes, corn, and rice. This mold also produces the carcinogenic metabolite patulin, a neurotoxin that is harmful in apple juice and apple products.
Taxonomy ID 27334
Data source European Nucleotide Archive
This species currently has no variation database. However you can process your own variants using the Variant Effect Predictor: