• Isolation, molecular characterization and location of telomeric sequences of the basidiomycete Pleurotus ostreatus var. florida 

      Pérez Garrido, Gumersinda Upna; Pisabarro de Lucas, Gerardo Upna; Ramírez Nasto, Lucía Upna (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The white rot fungus Pleurotus ostreatus is an edible basidiomycete of increasing biotechnological interest due to its ability to degrade both wood and chemicals related to lignin degradation products. Telomeres are ...
    • Computational prediction of protein-coding gene and annotation of DNA sequences with agronomic interest in Pleurotus ostreatus (Oyster Mushroom) 

      Palma Dovis, Leopoldo Upna; Peñas Parrila, María Manuela; Ramírez Nasto, Lucía Upna; Pisabarro de Lucas, Gerardo Upna (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Pleurotus ostreatus, commonly known as oyster mushroom, is a commercially important edible fungus with interesting biotechnological properties. Quantitative trait loci (QTL) analyses are rare in fungi and little is known ...
    • Selection of Pleurotus ostreatus strains in a genetic breeding program 

      Idareta Olagüe, Eneko Upna; Jurado Cabanillas, Javier; Pisabarro de Lucas, Gerardo Upna; Ramírez Nasto, Lucía Upna (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The basidiomycete Pleurotus ostreatus, commonly known as oyster mushroom, is the second largest edible mushroom crop behind the white button mushroom, Agaricus bisporus. It accounts for nearly one-quarter of the ...
    • Species identification and detection of fungi in biological materials by FTIR microscopy 

      Naumman, Anette; Navarro González, Mónica; Peddireddi, Sudhakar; Schützendübel, Andres; Kües, Ursula; Polle, Andrea (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      FTIR spectroscopy provides the opportunity to simultaneously detect many molecular bonds or functional groups of different polysaccharides, proteins, lipids, aromatic and other compounds. The measurement principle is ...
    • Secondary structure of the ribosomal PreRNA ITS2 region as a tool in studies of fungal diversity and phylogeny 

      Juuti, J.T.; Salo, V. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The ribosomal RNA gene, and particularly its 18S and 25S sequences, have proven valuable in large-scale phylogenetic analyses. The ITS region of the ribosomal RNA gene, instead, has not been regarded so useful in this ...
    • Mitogenic activated protein kinase Kpp6 signaling in the phytopathogenic Fungus Ustilago maydis: identification of downstream elements 

      Mendoza Mendoza, A.; Vranes, A.; Muller, P.; Schirawski, J.; Kahmann, R. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Pathogenicity of U.maydis is dependent on its ability to mate. Mating requires active cAMP-PKA and MAP kinase cascades and except for the signaling inputs the downstream components are also required during pathogenesis. In ...
    • Enzymatic characterization of a monokaryon population of the edible mushroom, Pleurotus ostreatus with a view to genetic improvement 

      Terrón, María del Carmen; López, María; Carbajo, José M.; Pisabarro de Lucas, Gerardo Upna; Ramírez Nasto, Lucía Upna; González Aldo, E. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In this work the lignocellulolytic enzymes produced by the edible mushroom Pleurotus ostreatus var. florida were studied. The objective was to know their relationship with the degradation of the biopolymers present in the ...
    • VI Meeting on Genetics and Cellular Biology of Basidiomycetes (GCBB-VI) 

      Pisabarro de Lucas, Gerardo, ed. lit. Upna; Ramírez Nasto, Lucía, ed. lit. Upna (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Libro / Liburua  OpenAccess
      This volume summarizes the scientific communications presented at the 6th Meeting on Genetics and Cellular Biology of Basidiomycetes (GCBB-VI) held in Pamplona (Spain) from June 3rd to 6th, 2005. GCBB-VI continues the ...
    • Overexpression of laccases in Coprinopsis cinerea 

      Kilaru, S.; Rühl, M.; Saathoff, A.; Dwivedi, R.C.; Zomorrodi, M.; Lange, K.; Majcherczyk, A.; Hoegger, P.J.; Kües, Ursula (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Laccases are versatile redox-enzymes that oxidize various phenolic compounds and aromatic amines. Because of the broad substrate specificity, these enzymes are of interest for many different biotechnological applications. ...
    • Genetic variability of Flammulina velutipes collections from Armenia 

      Badalyan, Suzanna M.; Hughes, Karen W.; Helmbrecht, Elizabeth (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Armenian collections of Flammulina velutipes were examined for DNA sequence variability within the ribosomal ITS1-5.8S-ITS2 region. Of 22 F. velutipes collections examined, several were heterozygous for two indels and ...
    • Multiple hydrophobin genes in mushrooms 

      Peddireddi, S.; Velagapudi, R.; Hoegger, P.J.; Majcherczyk, A.; Naumann, A.; Olbrich, A.; Polle, A.; Kües, Ursula (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Hydrophobins are small secreted fungal proteins that form amphipathic films on the hyphal surfaces. In the wood-rotting fungus Schizophyllum commune, four different hydrophobins are known with well established functions ...
    • Rat cytochrome P450-mediated transformation of dichlorodibenzo-Pdioxins by recombinant white-rot basidiomycete Coriolus hirsutus 

      Shishido, Kazuo (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Rat cytochrome P450, CYP1A1, has been reported to play an important role in the metabolism of mono-trichlorodibenzo-p-dioxins (M-TriCDDs). To breed lignin (and M-TetraCDDs)-degrading basidiomycete Coriolus hirsutus strains ...
    • Sequence analysis and expression of a RecQ gene homologue from Lentinula edodes 

      Katsukawa, Shiho; Shishido, Kazuo (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      We cloned and sequenced a recQ gene homologue from Lentinula edodes. This gene, named Le.recQ, was found to have a coding capacity of 945 amino acids (aa). The deduced Le.RECQ protein was clearly smaller than other fungal ...
    • Heterologous expression of mating type genes in basidiomycetes 

      Srivilai, P.; James, T.Y.; Vilgalys, Rytas; Chaisaena, W.; Kües, Ursula (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Mating type genes in basidiomycetes encode two types of transcription factors (HD1 and HD2) and pheromones and pheromone receptors. Usually, mating type genes are so dissimilar in DNA sequence (allelic genes and genes ...
    • Wild strains of Agaricus bisporus: a source of tolerance to dry bubble disease 

      Largeteau, M.L.; Baars, J.P.P.; Juárez del Carmen, S.; Regnault Roger, C.; Savoie, J.M. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The button mushroom Agaricus bisporus is susceptible to various pests and diseases. Dry bubble, caused by the Hyphomycete Verticillium fungicola, is currently the more serious disease and is worldwide in distribution. ...
    • Monstruosities under the inkcap mushrooms 

      Navarro González, M.; Domingo Martínez, A.; Navarro González, S.S.; Beutelmann, P.; Kües, Ursula (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Four different Inkcaps were isolated from horse dung and tested for growth on different medium. In addition to normal-shaped mushrooms, three of the isolates formed fruiting body-like structures resembling the anamorphs ...
    • In situ RNA-RNA hybridization: a useful method for analysis of the distribution of transcripts of various genes in Lentinula edodes fruiting bodies 

      Shishido, Kazuo (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The in situ RNA-RNA hybridization was renewed understanding that it is a useful method for analysis of the distribution of transcripts of various genes in fruiting bodies of Lentinula edodes. By using this method, we ...
    • Ectopic expression of constitutively activated small GTPase cdc42 alters the morphology of haploid and dikaryotic hyphae in the filamentous homobasidiomycete Schizophyllum commune 

      Raudaskoski, M.; Salo, V.; Weber, M.; Uuskallio, M. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Cloning of the Cdc42 gene from Schizophyllum commune enabled investigation of the role of ScCdc42 in the regulation of vegetative growth and sexual reproduction in this fungus, which has a well-characterized hyphal cell ...
    • Biochemistry of volatile compounds synthesis in Agaricus bisporus 

      Combet, E.; Henderson, J.; Eastwood, D.C.; Griffiths, G.; Burton, K.S. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Agaricus bisporus unique flavour is due to the release of a set of eight-carbon volatile compounds, which biosynthetic pathway has not been elucidated yet, despite of the numerous implications of those volatile compounds. ...
    • Gene expression during symbiosis in the ectomycorrhizal fungus Tricholoma vaccinum 

      Krause, K.; Kothe, E. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      We have identified genes specifically expressed in host interaction using an RNA fingerprinting technique. These genes can subsequently be used to identify host signals for induction of genes with function in host ...