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Elucidate the use of fungi and their harmful effects.

Answer :

Fungi, like yeast is used in baking industry, alcohol industry as they help in fermentation process thus helps in the production of wine, alcohol, bread, pastries, cakes etc. Some antibiotics are also obtained from fungi like penicillin.

Some fungi cause diseases in plants, animals, and human beings.

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