Ripping its plot lines from the headlines, the original CSI television series recently ran an episode in which mold was the culprit, as well as the instrument of justice. While investigating the death of a seemingly otherwise health body builder, the pathologist finds that his body has been riddled with mold, which is eating him away from the inside out. The official cause of death is Mucormycosis, a mold-related infection, exacerbated by steroid use and a weakened immune system.

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