• 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Formation of hyphal loops in xylotrophic coprinoid mushrooms 

      Badalyan, S.M.; Kües, Ursula (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Recent molecular analysis split the traditional genus Coprinus (Homobasidiomycetes) into four distinct genera: Coprinus, Coprinopsis, Coprinellus and Parasola. Coprinoid mushrooms are usually saprotrophic on soil and/or ...
    • Nutritional value of protein from vegetative mycelia of edible mushroom Pleurotus ostreatus 

      Parada Albarracín, Julián Andrés; Urdaneta, Elena; Marzo Pérez, Florencio Upna; Ramírez Nasto, Lucía Upna; Pisabarro de Lucas, Gerardo Upna (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The present work was designed to study the effects of supplementation a control diet with P. ostreatus mycelium for evaluation a nutritional value of mycoprotein and possible cholesterol lowering.
    • Copper in fruiting body development of Coprinus cinereus 

      Navarro González, M.; Kilaru, S.; Majcherczyk, A.; Kües, Ursula (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The model homobasidiomycete Coprinopsis cinerea grows best at 37°C, but, normally, it produces fruiting bodies only at moderate temperatures around 25-28°C. Light is needed to induce fruiting and also for fruiting body ...
    • A novel thaumatin-like protein-encoding gene from Lentinula edodes, Tlg1, is involved in lentinan degradation during post-harvest preservation 

      Sakamoto, Y.; Nagai, M.; Sato, T. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Lentinan, which is a β-1, 3-linked-D-glucan with β-1, 6 branches isolated as anti-tumor active-substance from Lentinula edodes, is purified from fresh fruiting bodies and marketed for clinical use. However, it is known ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Identification and functional characterisation of ctr1, a Pleurotus ostreatus gene coding for a copper transporter 

      Peñas Parrila, María Manuela; Azparren Larraya, María Goretti; Domínguez, A.; Sommer, H.; Ramírez Nasto, Lucía Upna; Pisabarro de Lucas, Gerardo Upna (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Copper homeostasis is primordial for life maintenance and especially relevant for ligning-degrading fungi whose phenol-oxidase enzymes depend on this micronutrient for their activity. In this paper we report the identification of ...
    • Mapping the Pleurotus ostreatus genome 

      Castellón Gadea, Jordi; Pisabarro de Lucas, Gerardo Upna; Ramírez Nasto, Lucía Upna (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Pleurotus ostreatus is a commercially important edible mushroom commonly known as oyster mushroom which has also important biotechnical applications. Industrial production of P.ostreatus is based on a solid fermentation process ...
    • Wild strains of Agaricus bisporus: a source of tolerance to dry bubble disease: resumen de póster 

      Largeteau, M.L.; Baars, J.P.P.; Regnault Roger, C.; Savoie, J. M. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Agaricus bisporus is susceptible to various pests and diseases. Dry bubble, caused by Verticillium fungicola, is currently the most serious disease and is distributed worldwide. All cultivars are susceptible and the ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...