• Spatial and temporal expression of laccase in Coprinopsis cinerea using galectin promoters 

      Velagapudi, R.; Kilaru, S.; Pemmasani, J.K.; Kaur, K.; Hoegger, P.; Kües, Ursula (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Galectins are ß-galactoside binding lectins defined by a conserved sequence. In mammals, there is a family of galectins that interact with glycoproteins in both extracellular and intracellular milieu and regulate various ...
    • Molecular analysis of two acidic proteinases pumAe and pumAi and aminopeptidase pumAPE from Ustilago maydis: enzymes purification and differential expression 

      Noriega Reyes, 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
      Proteolytic system of Ustilago maydis was recently partially described (Mercado-Flores et al., 2003). Two acidic proteinases pumAe (extracellular) and pumAi (intracellular) and aminopeptidase pumAPE were detected and ...
    • Atypical laccases from the white-rot fungus Pleurotus ostreatus and their application for the treatment of industrial coloured effluents 

      Festa, Giovanna; Giardina, Paola; Faraco, Vicenza; Piscitelli, Alessandra; Sannia, Giovanni (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      White-rot fungi are the most efficient decomposers of lignocellulose because of their capability to synthesize the relevant hydrolytic (cellulases and hemicellulases) and oxidative (laccases, lignin-peroxidases and ...
    • Genetic analysis of Coprinopsis cinerea mutants with defects in fruiting body development 

      Srivilai, Prayook; Chaiseana, Wassana; Kües, Ursula (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Few genes have so far been cloned and characterized in fruiting of the heterothallic mushroom Coprinopsis cinerea. Fruiting body development normally occurs on the dikaryon. However, the binucleate state of the mycelium ...
    • 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 ...
    • Cell wall-associated redox enzymes in white rot fungi 

      Dwivedi, R.C.; Zomorrodi, M.; Kües, Ursula; Majcherczyk, A. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Many enzymes of white rot fungi involved in wood degradation belong to the class of redox enzymes. The most important are laccase (copper-containing polyphenol oxidase), lignin peroxidase, manganese- dependent peroxidase ...
    • 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 ...
    • Mushroom breeding program in Iran 

      Gordan, H.R.; Farsi, M. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Mushroom cultivation is a newly established, but growing industry in Iran. There are about 120 producers with a total of about 20,000 tones per year in the country. Agaricus bisporus consists of more than 85 percents of ...
    • Verticillium fungicola cell wall glucogactomannan-binding of the lectin from the Pleurotus ostreatus fruit bodies 

      Bernardo, D.; Pérez Cabo, A.; García Mendoza, C. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The Verticillium fungicola mycoparasitism on Agaricus bisporus fruit bodies appears to be a complex process made up of successive steps in which the recognition and binding between complementary molecules, the A. bisporus ...
    • Natural and artificial hybridization of Agaricus subrufescens Peck (= A. Blazei Murrill sensu Heinemann): lessons from the quasi-alleles of the rDNA ITS1+2 region 

      Kerrigan, R. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Agaricus subrufescens Peck was described from both wild and cultivated specimens in 1893. It has been sporadically cultivated in various countries since that time, and is presently an economically important “nutriceutical” ...
    • 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 ...
    • Expression of mating type genes in heterologous basidiomycetes 

      Srivilai, Prayook; James, Timothy Y.; Vilgalys, Rytas; Chaiseana, Wassana; Kües, Ursula (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Mating processes in basidiomycetes are controlled by genes encoding two types of transcription factors (HD1 and HD2) and by genes encoding pheromones and pheromone receptors. For a successful mating reaction, an HD1 ...
    • QTL mapping of pathogenicity in Heterobasidion annosum sensu lato 

      Olson, Åke; Lind, Mårten; Stenlid, Jan (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Heterobasidion annosum (Fr.) Bref. sensu lato, casual agent of annosum root rot in conifers, is the economical most devastating forest pathogen in the northern hemisphere. A genetic linkage map of H. annosum, was ...
    • Development of a sporeless strain of oyster mushroom (Pleurotus ostreatus) 

      Baars, Johan J.; Sonnenberg, Anton; Hendrickx, Patrick (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The enormous amounts of spores produced by oyster mushroom (Pleurotus ostreatus) cause lung-related health problems among employees working in oyster mushroom cultivation. If sporeless varieties are used for large-scal ...
    • Evidence for a 200 gene ribosome and rRNA biosynthesis (rrb) regulon in fungi 

      Wade, Christopher; Umbarger, Mark; McAlear, Michael A. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Two challenges of the post genomic era are 1) the need to assign functions to as yet uncharacterized gene products, and 2) the requirement to understand how the expression profiles of large sets of genes are regulated ...
    • Soybean rust, a rising star in phytopathology 

      Posada Buitrago, M.L.; Boore, J.L.; Frederick, R.D. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Phakopsora pachyrhizi, an obligate parasite, causes soybean rust, the most devastating foliar disease on soybeans. It is responsible for significant losses of soybean crop in Africa, Asia, Australia and South America, ...
    • Genetic breeding of edible mushrooms: from the genome to the production of new varieties of Pleurotus ostreatus 

      Pisabarro de Lucas, Gerardo Upna; Peñas Parrila, María Manuela; Pérez Garrido, Gumersinda Upna; Park, Sang-Kyu; Eizmendi Goicoechea, Arantza; Parada Albarracín, Julián Andrés; Palma Dovis, Leopoldo Upna; Idareta Olagüe, Eneko Upna; Jurado Cabanillas, Javier; Castellón Gadea, Jordi; Ramírez Nasto, Lucía Upna (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The breeding of new varieties of industrially cultivated edible mushrooms must proceed in the framework defined by the breeding objectives, the biological characteristics of the material and the legal and cultural ...
    • 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. ...