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

      Collopy, P.D.; Amey, R.; Challen, M.P.; 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 ...
    • 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.S.; 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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.
    • Species identification and detection of fungi in biological materials by FTIR microscopy 

      Naumann, 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 ...
    • Copper in fruiting body development of Coprinus cinereus 

      Navarro González, Mónica; 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 ...
    • 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, ...
    • Molecular characterization of A cellobiohydrolase gene family in the fungus Pleurotus ostreatus 

      Eizmendi Goicoechea, Arantza; Sannia, Giovanni; 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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.C.; 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. ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...