About Rhizopus microsporus str. ATCC 11559
Rhizopus microsporus is a fungal plant pathogen infecting maize, sunflower, and rice.
Used in the preparation of traditional soy fermentation such as tempeh and sufu (see Rhizopus oligosporus).
It can also cause a nosocomial infection and necrosis to the infected area, particularly prevalent in pre-term infants. This fungus contains the bacterial endosymbiont Burkholderia rhizoxinica that produces the antitumor drug rhizoxin.
Taxonomy ID 58291
Data source DOE Joint Genome Institute
This species currently has no variation database. However you can process your own variants using the Variant Effect Predictor: