Aspergillus fumigatus Colonies on An Agar Plate (image) Swansea University Share Print E-Mail Caption An image of Aspergillus fumigatus colonies on an agar plate. Invasive aspergillosis is a devastating disease cause by breathing in its airborne spores and is a condition where drug resistance has been encountered. Credit Swansea University Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.