• Investigations into the fungal-fungal interaction between Verticillium fungicola and Agaricus bisporus 

      Collopy, P.D.; Amey, R.; Challen, M.; Mills, P.R.; Bailey, A.; Foster, G.D. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Plant and animal pathogens section The cultivated button mushroom, Agaricus bisporus, is amenable to number of pathogenic threats including bacteria, viruses, mites, insects and fungi. Currently, the most significant threat ...
    • Molecular toolkit development for gene expression and gene silencing technologies in the homobasidiomycete Fungi Agaricus bisporus and Coprinus cinereus 

      Heneghan, M.N.; Burns, C.; Burton, K.; Challen, M.P.; Bailey, A.; Foster, G.D. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      We have developed a “Molecular Toolkit” comprising interchangeable promoters and marker genes to facilitate transformation of homobasidiomycete mushrooms and subsequent analysis of gene expression. We will describe the testing ...
    • Expression profiling of natural antisense transcripts in Agaricus bisporus 

      Eastwood, D.C.; Sergeant, M.; Mead, A.; Burton, K.S. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Our view of the role of RNA has changed from being a passive intermediary of genetic information to acting as a regulator of gene expression in the form of short-interfering RNA, micro RNA, riboswitches and natural ...
    • Fungal laccase: properties and aplications 

      Jönsson, Leif J. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Laccase (EC 1.10.3.2; benzenediol:oxygen oxidoreductase) was first discovered at the end of the 19th century in the sap of Oriental lacquer trees. Later on, the laccase from the white-rot basidiomycete Trametes versicolor ...
    • Characterisation of Agaricus bisporus response genes to Verticillium fungicola infection 

      Costa, A.; Thomas, D.J.I.; Bailey, A.; Foster, G.D.; Challen, M.P.; Mills, P.R. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The mycoparasite Verticillium fungicola is a persistent threat to the cultivation of the mushroom Agaricus bisporus. Mushroom “dry bubble” is characterised by an undifferentiated mass of cells and can result in major crop ...
    • Molecular characterization of A cellobiohydrolase gene family in the fungus Pleurotus ostreatus 

      Eizmendi Goicoechea, Arantza; Sannia, G.; Ramírez Nasto, Lucía Upna; Pisabarro de Lucas, Gerardo Upna (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Cellulose is the most abundant biological polymer on Earth. Its chemical composition consists of D-glucose units linked by β-1,4- glycosidic bonds forming linear polymeric chains with a reducing and a non-reducing ...
    • Double stranded RNAs in the mushroom Virus X complex of Agaricus bisporus 

      Mills, P.R.; Challen, M.; Soares, A.; Grogan, H.; Maffettone, E.; Burrow, S. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Mushroom virus X (MVX) is a new disease of the commercial mushroom, Agaricus bisporus. When first recorded in 1996 it was associated with localised areas of pin suppression. It is now thought to be responsible for a range ...
    • Molecular characterisation and expression analysis of developmentally regulated genes in Agaricus bisporus 

      Sreenivasaprasad, S.; Molloy, S.; Fleming Archibald, C.; West, D.; Herman, B.; Eastwood, D.; Burton, K.S.; Henderson, J. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Analysis of cDNA transcripts, PCR based methods and genomic library screening have been used to clone and characterise developmentally regulated genes in the cultivated white button mushroom Agaricus bisporus. Up-regulated genes ...
    • Fungal diversity adds value to biotechnology and agriculture 

      Zervakis, Georgios I. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Mediterranean countries host rich biological diversity (genetic, population, species, habitats, communities, ecosystems). Until recently research on the fungal diversity was focusing relatively more on phytopathogenic ...
    • Agaricus devoniensis complex comprises a group of heterothallic isolates constituting a basis for breeding 

      Callac, P.; Spataro, C.; Lataillade, E.; Blasi, P:; Guinberteau, J. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      A recent phylogenetic reconstruction of Agaricus section Duploannulati revealed that A. devoniensis and A. subfloccosus are two complexes of species close to A. bisporus. The A. subfloccosus complex comprises two ...
    • The Coprinus cinereus genome project 

      Gathman, A.; Lilly, W.; Stajich, J.; Carlson, M.; Murphy, B.; Smith, A.; Fargo, D.; Dietrich, F.; Pukkila, P.J. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Coprinus cinereus is an increasingly attractive basidiomycete model system. Its genome has been sequenced and is publicly available; it is readily cultured in the laboratory on defined media, it has highly synchronous ...
    • Virus related symptoms in crops of the button mushroom Agaricus bisporus 

      Sonnenberg, Anton S.M.; Lavrijssen, Brian (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Since more than five years symptoms are seen in Dutch mushroom crops that correlate with the presence of a set of dsRNAs. These dsRNAs are indicative for the presence of viruses. Symptoms are discoloration of white mushrooms ...
    • Pathogenicity in Heterobasidion annosum 

      Stenlid, J. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Heterobasidion annosum is one of the major pathogens to conifers in the Northern Hemisphere. Research has been carried out to characterise the molecular mechanism of the pathogenicity in this basidiomycete. One factor that ...
    • Study of two acidic proteinases, probably involved in the dimorphism and pathogenicity of Ustilago maydis, basidiomycete of the corn smut disease 

      Noriega Reyes, M.Y.; Miramón Martínez, P.; Mercado Flores, Y.; Ramírez Zavala, B.; Hernández Rodríguez, C.; Villa Tanaca, L. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Ustilago maydis is a dimorphic phythopathogenic fungus and the causal agent of the corn smut disease. In this work, the purification and biochemical characterization of the acid proteinases pumAe (extracellular) and pumAi ...
    • Ras module function is involved in regulation of sexual development Schizophyllum commune 

      Schubert, D.; Kothe, E. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The white rot fungus Schizophyllum commune is used as a model to investigate sexual development in hymenomycetes. We isolated the gene gap1 encoding a GTPase-activating protein for Ras. Disruption of gap1 should therefore ...
    • Molecular analysis of aminopeptidase pumAPE from Ustilago maydis encoded by APEum gene: enzyme purification and differential expression 

      Miramón Martínez, P.; Noriega Reyes, M.Y.; Mercado Flores, Y.; Ramírez Zavala, B.; Hernández Rodríguez, C.; Villa Tanaca, L. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Heterobasidiomycete Ustilago maydis is a dimorphic phytopathogenic fungus, causal agent of corn smut, a widespread disease. Recently, proteolytic system of this fungus was described and an aminopeptidase activity, ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...