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- Rate of iodine volatilization and accumulation by filamentous fungi through laboratory culturesTadaaki Ban-Nai
Environmental Radiation Effects Research Group, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Anagawa 4 9 1, Inage Ku, Chiba 263 8555, Japan
Chemosphere 65:2216-22. 2006..of basidiomycetes (Lentinula edodes, Coprinus phlyctidosporus, Hebeloma vinosophyllum, Pleurotus ostreatus and Agaricus bisporus), one strain of ascomycete (Hormoconis resinae) and six strains of imperfect fungi (Penicillium ..
- The effects of meteorological factors on airborne fungal spore concentration in two areas differing in urbanisation levelM Oliveira
Grupo de Ambiente, Sociedade e Educação do Centro de Geologia and Departamento de Botânica, Faculdade de Ciencias, Universidade do Porto, Edificio FC4, Rua do Campo Alegre S N, 4169, Porto, Portugal
Int J Biometeorol 53:61-73. 2009..In both locations, the most abundant fungal spores were Cladosporium, Agaricus, Agrocybe, Alternaria and Aspergillus/Penicillium, the highest concentrations being found during summer and ..
- Fungi ingestion as an important factor influencing heavy metal intake in roe deer: evidence from faecesBostjan Pokorny
ERICo Velenje, Ecological Research and Industrial Co operation, Koroska 58, 3320 Velenje, Slovenia
Sci Total Environ 324:223-34. 2004..deer: Lycoperdon, Calvatia, Hypholoma, Coprinus, Russula, Elaphomyces, Xerocomus, Enteloma, Amanita, Cortinarius, Agaricus, Inocybe, Boletus, Macrolepiota, Suillus and Pluteus...
- The gene encoding the beta-1,4-endoglucanase (CelA) from Myxococcus xanthus: evidence for independent acquisition by horizontal transfer of binding and catalytic domains from actinomycetesL Quillet
Laboratoire de Microbiologie, URA CNRS 203, Faculte des Sciences, Universite de Rouen, Mont Saint Aignan, France
Gene 158:23-9. 1995..from Streptomyces halstedii) and less similarity to the cellobiohydrolases of the fungi Trichoderma reesei and Agaricus bisporus...
- Increased tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNF-alpha) and natural killer cell (NK) function using an integrative approach in late stage cancersDarryl See
Center for Advanced Medicine, Encinitias, California 92024, USA
Immunol Invest 31:137-53. 2002..non denatured milk whey protein, 40 gm/day); Intravenous (50 to 100 gm/day) and oral (1-2 gm/day) ascorbic acid; Agaricus Blazeii Murill teas (10 gm/day); Immune Modulator Mix (a combination of vitamin, minerals, antioxidants and ..
- Outdoor allergenic fungal spores: comparison between an urban and a rural area in northern PortugalM Oliveira
Environment, Society and Education Group, Geology Centre, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol 20:117-28. 2010..The frequency and concentration of many airborne fungal spores associated with respiratory allergy symptoms are influenced by geographical and climatic characteristics...
- Uses of plant lectins in bioscience and biomedicineArpad Pusztai
GenOk Norwegian Institute of Gene Ecology Tromso, Norway
Front Biosci 13:1130-40. 2008..parenterally administered lectins, including lectins of Viscum album-, Phaseolus vulgaris-, Robinia pseudoacacia, Agaricus bisporus, etc on tumours and in cancer therapy...
- Genetically closely related but phenotypically divergent Trichoderma species cause green mold disease in oyster mushroom farms worldwideMonika Komon Zelazowska
Research Area Gene Technology and Applied Biochemistry, Institute of Chemical Engineering, Vienna University of Technology, Getreidemarkt 9 1665, A 1060 Vienna, Austria
Appl Environ Microbiol 73:7415-26. 2007..of Hypocrea/Trichoderma which also includes Trichoderma aggressivum, the causative agent of green mold disease of Agaricus. Both species have been found on cultivated Pleurotus and its substratum in Europe, Iran, and South Korea, but T...
- [The development of a toxic megacolon due to Amanita phalloides poisoning. A rare complication]F Eyer
Toxikologische Abteilung der II Medizinischen Klinik, Klinikum rechts der Isar Technische Universität München, Munchen, Germany
Dtsch Med Wochenschr 129:137-40. 2004..previously healthy man consumed a mushroom meal containing Amanita phalloides, which he had confused with Agaricus campestris. Approximately 8 hours later, typical gastrointestinal symptoms began with copious loss of fluids...
- A system of categorizing enzyme-cell wall associations in Agaricus bisporus, using operational criteriaJ Sassoon
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Berne, Switzerland
Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 56:613-22. 2001Enzymes were investigated for their occurrence in the cell wall fraction (4,000 g sediment of the homogenate) of Agaricus bisporus sporocarps...
- Mating-type genes for basidiomycete strain improvement in mushroom farmingE Kothe
Friedrich Schiller Universitat Jena, Biologisch Pharmazeutische Fakultät, Institut fur Mikrobiologie, Mikrobielle Phytopathologie, Jena, Germany
Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 56:602-12. 2001..breeding programs for economically important mushrooms, especially the white button mushroom, Agaricus bisporus, and the oyster mushroom, Pleurotus ostreatus, aiming at high-yield and high-quality standard mushroom ..
- Poisoning due to eating fungi in VictoriaE Hender
Victorian Poisons Information Centre, Royal Children s Hospital
Aust Fam Physician 29:1000-4. 2000..To determine the range of fungi eaten in Victoria and the incidence and severity of associated illness...
- Aeromycological profile of indoor and outdoor environmentsManuela Oliveira
Grupo de Ambiente, Sociedade e Educação do Centro de Geologia, Universidade do Porto and Departamento de Botânica, Faculdade de Ciencias, Edificio FC4, Universidade do Porto, Rua do Campo Alegre, S N, 4169 007, Porto, Portugal
J Environ Monit 11:1360-7. 2009..In both environments, the most abundant fungal spores were Cladosporium, Aspergillus/Penicillium, Agaricus, Rusts, Agrocybe and Lepthosphaeria...
- Argininosuccinate synthetase and argininosuccinate lyase: two ornithine cycle enzymes from Agaricus bisporusMatthijs J M Wagemaker
Department of Microbiology, IWWR, Radboud University Nijmegen, Toernooiveld 1, NL 6525 ED Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Mycol Res 111:493-502. 2007..genes and corresponding cDNAs encoding argininosuccinate synthetase (ass) and argininosuccinate lyase (asl) from Agaricus bisporus were determined. Eight and six introns were present in the ass and asl gene, respectively...
- Selection of Trichoderma strains capable of increasing laccase production by Pleurotus ostreatus and Agaricus bisporus in dual culturesC Flores
Instituto de Biotecnologia, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Morelos, Mexico
J Appl Microbiol 106:249-57. 2009To select Trichoderma strains for enhanced laccase production in Pleurotus ostreatus or Agaricus bisporus cultures.
- Differential effect of Agaricus host species on the population development of Megaselia halterata (Diptera: Phoridae)J E Smith
Warwick HRI, University of Warwick, Wellesbourne, Warwick, UK
Bull Entomol Res 96:565-71. 2006Twelve isolates from the genus Agaricus (Fungi, Basidiomycota) were investigated for their ability to support development of the phorid fly, Megaselia halterata (Wood), which is an important pest of the commercial white button mushroom ..
- Use of spent mushroom substrates from Agaricus subrufescens (syn. A. blazei, A. brasiliensis) and Lentinula edodes productions in the enrichment of a soil-based potting media for lettuce (Lactuca sativa) cultivation: Growth promotion and soil bioremediatiL C C Ribas
Laboratório de Cogumelos Comestíveis e Medicinais, Departamento de Microbiologia de Parasitologia, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, SC, Brazil
Bioresour Technol 100:4750-7. 2009..and microbiological properties of fresh spent mushroom substrates (SMSs)--without post-crop heat treatment--from Agaricus subrufescens and Lentinula edodes production to optimize the use of these residues in the soil enrichment for ..
- Establishing molecular tools for genetic manipulation of the pleuromutilin-producing fungus Clitopilus passeckerianusSreedhar Kilaru
School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Woodland Road, Bristol BS8 1UG, United Kingdom
Appl Environ Microbiol 75:7196-204. 2009..Agrobacterium-mediated transformation with plasmid pBGgHg containing hph gene under the control of the Agaricus bisporus gpdII promoter led to hygromycin-resistant colonies and was successful when homogenized mycelium and ..
- Tyrosinase-catalyzed grafting of sericin peptides onto chitosan and production of protein-polysaccharide bioconjugatesAnna Anghileri
Stazione Sperimentale per la Seta, via Giuseppe Colombo 83, Milano 20133, Italy
J Biotechnol 127:508-19. 2007The capability of Agaricus bisporus tyrosinase to catalyze the oxidation of tyrosine residues of silk sericin was studied under homogeneous reaction conditions, by using sericin peptides purified from industrial wastewater as the ..
- Lecanicillium fungicola: causal agent of dry bubble disease in white-button mushroomRoeland L Berendsen
Plant Microbe Interactions, Department of Biology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Mol Plant Pathol 11:585-95. 2010..of the pathogen and the interaction between the pathogen and its most important host, the white-button mushroom, Agaricus bisporus...
- Statistical modelling of transcript profiles of differentially regulated genesDaniel C Eastwood
Warwick HRI, University of Warwick, Wellesbourne, Warwickshire, CV35 9EF, UK
BMC Mol Biol 9:66. 2008..non-linear regression modelling techniques to describe the shapes of expression profiles for the fungus Agaricus bisporus, quantified by PCR, and for E. coli and Rattus norvegicus, using microarray technology...
- pHg/pSILBAγ vector system for efficient gene silencing in homobasidiomycetes: optimization of ihpRNA - triggering in the mycorrhizal fungus Laccaria bicolorMinna J Kemppainen
Laboratorio de Micología Molecular, Departamento de Ciencia y Tecnologia, Universidad Nacional de Quilmes and Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas CONICET Roque Sáenz Peña 352, B1876BXD Bernal, Provincia de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Microb Biotechnol 3:178-200. 2010..This cloning vector carries the Agaricus bisporus gpdII promoter, two multiple cloning sites separated by a L...
- Prevalence of Ewingella americana in retail fresh cultivated mushrooms (Agaricus bisporus, Lentinula edodes and Pleurotus ostreatus) in Zaragoza (Spain)Juan E Reyes
Department of Agroindustries, University of Bío Bío, Chillan, Chile
FEMS Microbiol Ecol 47:291-6. 2004..A total of 95 samples of Agaricus bisporus, Lentinula edodes and Pleurotus ostreatus were analyzed to quantify the Enterobacteriaceae and to ..
- Hydrolytic and ligninolytic enzyme activities in the Pb contaminated soil inoculated with litter-decomposing fungiMika A Kähkönen
Department of Applied Chemistry and Microbiology, Division of Microbiology, Biocenter 1, University of Helsinki, Finland
Chemosphere 72:708-14. 2008..The fungi were Agaricus bisporus, Agrocybe praecox, Gymnopus peronatus, Gymnopilus sapineus, Mycena galericulata, Gymnopilus luteofolius, ..
- Thermal requirement for development of Sancassania rodionovi (Acari: Acaridae) on mushroomsKatayun Kheradmand
Department of Entomology, Faculty of Agriculture, Tarbiat Mo dares University, P O Box 14115 336, Tehran, Iran
J Econ Entomol 100:1098-103. 2007..were conducted to examine the development of this mite in relation to temperature on two mushroom species: Agaricus bisporus Lange (button mushroom) and Pleurotus ostreatus Kummer (oyster mushroom)...
- Isolation of an anti-angiogenic substance from Agaricus blazei Murill: its antitumor and antimetastatic actionsYoshiyuki Kimura
Second Department of Medical Biochemistry, School of Medicine, Shigenobu Station, Ehime University, Shigenobu cho, Onsen gun, Ehime 791 0295, Japan
Cancer Sci 95:758-64. 2004We previously found that ergosterol isolated from Agaricus blazei inhibited tumor growth through the inhibition of tumor-induced neovascularization...
- Radiocaesium activity concentrations in the fruit-bodies of macrofungi in Great Britain and an assessment of dietary intake habitsC L Barnett
Institute of Terrestrial Ecology ITE, Merlewood Research Station, Grange Over Sands, Cumbria, UK
Sci Total Environ 231:67-83. 1999..75 kg year-1 (fresh wt.) and 60% of respondents consumed only one species (generally Agaricus campestris). However, intakes of up to 26 kg year-1 were recorded and a total of 82 species were consumed...
- Stress-induced phosphorylation of caveolin-1 and p38, and down-regulation of EGFr and ERK by the dietary lectin jacalin in two human carcinoma cell linesAnagh A Sahasrabuddhe
National Centre for Cell Science, Ganeshkhind Road, Pune 411007, Maharashtra, India
Cell Stress Chaperones 11:135-47. 2006..Confocal microscopic studies reveal that jacalin is not internalized, unlike the lectin of Agaricus bisporous...
- Contents of vitamins, mineral elements, and some phenolic compounds in cultivated mushroomsP Mattila
Agricultural Research Centre of Finland, Food Research, Building L, 31600 Jokioinen, Finland
J Agric Food Chem 49:2343-8. 2001..and niacin), and certain phenolic compounds (flavonoids, lignans, and phenolic acids) in the cultivated mushrooms Agaricus bisporus/white, Agaricus bisporus/brown, Lentinus edodes, and Pleurotus ostreatus...
- Opposite effects on human colon cancer cell proliferation of two dietary Thomsen-Friedenreich antigen-binding lectinsL G Yu
Department of Medicine, University of Liverpool, Liverpool L69 3GA, United Kingdom
J Cell Physiol 186:282-7. 2001..previous studies have shown that dietary TF-binding lectins from peanut (Arachis hypogea) and edible mushroom (Agaricus bisporus) produce marked but different effects on human intestinal epithelial cell proliferation...
- Spent mushroom substrates as component of growing media for germination and growth of horticultural plantsE Medina
Department of Agrochemistry and Environment, Miguel Hernandez University, EPS Orihuela, ctra Beniel Km 3 2, 03312 Orihuela Alicante, Spain
Bioresour Technol 100:4227-32. 2009..var. Lamuyo F1) were grown in 12 media containing SMS of two types of mushroom (Agaricus bisporus (SMS-AB) and Pleurotus ostreatus (SMS-PO)) or a mixture of both 50% (v/v) (SMS-50), as well as peat in ..
- Control of mushroom sciarid fly Lycoriella ingenua populations with insect growth regulators applied by soil drenchF Erler
Department of Plant Protection, Faculty of Agriculture, Akdeniz University, 07070 Antalya, Turkey
J Econ Entomol 104:839-44. 2011..nov., is one of the most common fly pests affecting the cultivation of Agaricus bisporus (Lange) Imbach in Turkey...
- Ipomoea batatas and Agarics blazei ameliorate diabetic disorders with therapeutic antioxidant potential in streptozotocin-induced diabetic ratsAtsuko Niwa
Department of Pharmacology, Kinki University School of Medicine, 377 2, Ohno Higashi, Osaka Sayama, Osaka 589 8511, Japan
J Clin Biochem Nutr 48:194-202. 2011Ipomoea batatas, Agaricus blazei and Smallanthus sonchifolius are known to favorably influence diabetes mellitus...
- Various selected vegetables, fruits, mushrooms and red wine residue inhibit bone resorption in ratsRoman C Muhlbauer
Bone Biology Group, Department of Clinical Research, University of Bern, Murtenstrasse 35, CH 3010, Bern, Switzerland
J Nutr 133:3592-7. 2003..that feeding rats 1 g/d of dry fennel, celeriac, oranges, prunes, French beans and farmed and wild mushrooms (Agaricus hortensis and Boletus edulis) as well as the freeze-dried residue from red wine significantly (P < 0...
- Effects of mushroom-derived beta-glucan-rich polysaccharide extracts on nitric oxide production by bone marrow-derived macrophages and nuclear factor-kappaB transactivation in Caco-2 reporter cells: can effects be explained by structure?Julia J Volman
Department of Human Biology, Nutrition and Toxicology Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University, NL 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
Mol Nutr Food Res 54:268-76. 2010..We demonstrated that extracts from Agaricus bisporus stimulated nitric oxide production by BMM, whereas extracts from Coprinus comatus and spores of ..
- Cloning and characterization of NADP-mannitol dehydrogenase cDNA from the button mushroom, Agaricus bisporus, and its expression in response to NaCl stressJ M Stoop
Department of Industrial Agrobiotechnology, Agrotechnological Research Institute, NL 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
Appl Environ Microbiol 64:4689-96. 1998Mannitol, a six-carbon sugar alcohol, is the main storage carbon in the button mushroom, Agaricus bisporus. Given the physiological importance of mannitol metabolism in growth, fruit body development, and salt tolerance of A...
- Vitamin D2 formation and bioavailability from Agaricus bisporus button mushrooms treated with ultraviolet irradiationSundar Rao Koyyalamudi
Centre for Plant and Food Science, College of Health and Science, University of Western Sydney, Penrith South DC, NSW 1797, Australia
J Agric Food Chem 57:3351-5. 2009b>Agaricus bisporus mushrooms contain an abundance of ergosterol, which on exposure to UV irradiation is converted to vitamin D2...
- Control of the mushroom phorid fly, Megaselia halterata (Wood), with plant extractsFedai Erler
Plant Protection Department, Faculty of Agriculture, Akdeniz University, 07070 Antalya, Turkey
Pest Manag Sci 65:144-9. 2009The most serious insect pest problems affecting the cultivation of mushroom [Agaricus bisporus (Lange) Imbach] in Turkey are mushroom flies (sciarids, cecids and phorids)...
- Isolation and characterization of a cellulose-growth-specific gene from Agaricus bisporusS Raguz
Division of Biosphere Sciences, King s College London, UK
Gene 119:183-90. 1992The edible basidiomycete, Agaricus bisporus, produces extracellular endoglucanase. Endoglucanase production is induced by cellulose and repressed by fructose in A...
- Effects of crude extracts of Agaricus blazei on DNA damage and on rat liver carcinogenesis induced by diethylnitrosamineLuis Fernando Barbisan
Departamento de Morfologia, Instituto de Biologia, UNESP, Botucatu, SP, Brasil
Genet Mol Res 2:295-308. 2003The effects of crude extracts of the mushroom Agaricus blazei Murrill (Agaricaceae) on both DNA damage and placental form glutathione S-transferase (GST-P)-positive liver foci induced by diethylnitrosamine (DEN) were investigated...
- Expression of CEL2 and CEL4, two proteins from Agaricus bisporus with similarity to fungal cellobiohydrolase I and beta-mannanase, respectively, is regulated by the carbon sourceE Yague
Division of Life Sciences, King s College London, UK
Microbiology 143:239-44. 1997Two new cellulose-growth specific (cel) cDNAs, cel2 and cel4, have been isolated from an Agaricus bisporus cDNA expression library by immunoscreening with an A. bisporus anti-'endoglucanase' antibody...
- Selenium in edible mushroomsJerzy Falandysz
Department of Environmental Chemistry, Ecotoxicology and Food Toxicology, University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
J Environ Sci Health C Environ Carcinog Ecotoxicol Rev 26:256-99. 2008..with an average of approximately 5 microg Se/g dw. For several wild-grown species of the genus Agaricus, the selenium content ( approximately 5 microg/g dw) is much greater than that from cultivated Champignon ..
- Introns are necessary for mRNA accumulation in Schizophyllum communeL G Lugones
Molecular Plant Biology Laboratory, Groningen Biomolecular Sciences and Biotechnology Institute GBB, University of Groningen, Kerklaan 30, 9751 NN Haren, The Netherlands
Mol Microbiol 32:681-9. 1999The cDNA coding sequence of the Agaricus bisporus hydrophobin gene ABH1 under the regulation sequences of the Schizophyllum commune SC3 hydrophobin gene gave no expression in S. commune...
- Antiviral activity of aqueous and ethanol extracts and of an isolated polysaccharide from Agaricus brasiliensis against poliovirus type 1L C Faccin
Departamento de Microbiologia, Universidade Estadual de Londrina, Londrina, Parana, Brazil
Lett Appl Microbiol 45:24-8. 2007b>Agaricus brasiliensis (previously named Agaricus blazei ss. Heinem), also known as the sun mushroom is native of Southeast Brazil, and is widely consumed, mainly in the form of tea, due to its nutritional and pharmacological properties...
- Screening of antioxidant, antimicrobial activities and chemical contents of edible mushrooms wildly grown in the black sea region of TurkeyTevfik Ozen
Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Art and Sciences, Ondokuz Mayis University, 55139 Samsun, Turky Turkey
Comb Chem High Throughput Screen 14:72-84. 2011..Hydnum repandum, Lactarius delicious, Lactarius camphoratus, Lactarius piperatus, Ramaria flava, and Agaricus bisporus were greater than α-tocopherol and BHT on antioxidant activity. The lipid peroxidation of L...
- A low molecular weight polysaccharide isolated from Agaricus blazei suppresses tumor growth and angiogenesis in vivoY C Niu
Institute of Medicine, Qiqihar Medical College, Heilongjiang 161042, PR China
Oncol Rep 21:145-52. 2009Previous studies indicated that the low molecular weight polysaccharide extracts from Agaricus blazei are potential antitumor agents or adjuvant in tumor treatment...
- Characterization of serine proteinase expression in Agaricus bisporus and Coprinopsis cinerea by using green fluorescent protein and the A. bisporus SPR1 promoterMary N Heneghan
School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, United Kingdom
Appl Environ Microbiol 75:792-801. 2009The Agaricus bisporus serine proteinase 1 (SPR1) appears to be significant in both mycelial nutrition and senescence of the fruiting body...
- Microbial competition, lack in macronutrients, and acidity as main obstacles to the transfer of basidiomycetous ground fungi into (organically or heavy-metal contaminated) soilsGerhard Gramss
Friedrich Schiller University, Institute of Nutritional Sciences, Jena, Germany
J Basic Microbiol 47:309-16. 2007..Untreated soils (1.5 L) were colonized by lignocellulose preferring ground fungi such as Agaricus aestivalis, A. bisporus, A. campestris, A. edulis, A. macrocarpus, A. porphyrizon, Agrocybe dura, A...
- Pleurotus ostreatus inhibits proliferation of human breast and colon cancer cells through p53-dependent as well as p53-independent pathwayAndrej Jedinak
Cancer Research Laboratory, Methodist Research Institute, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
Int J Oncol 33:1307-13. 2008..Therefore, in the present study we evaluated whether extracts from edible mushrooms Agaricus bisporus (portabella), Flammulina velutipes (enoki), Lentinula edodes (shiitake) and Pleurotus ostreatus (oyster) ..
- In vitro toxicity of selected fungicides from the groups of benzimidazoles and demethylation inhibitors to Cladobotryum dendroides and Agaricus bisporusIvana Potocnik
Institute of Pesticides and Environmental Protection, Belgrade, Serbia
J Environ Sci Health B 44:365-70. 2009Twenty microfungal isolates were collected from diseased fruiting bodies of Agaricus bisporus sampled from Serbian mushroom farms during 2003-2007...
- Effect of an extract based on the medicinal mushroom Agaricus blazei murill on release of cytokines, chemokines and leukocyte growth factors in human blood ex vivo and in vivoE Johnson
Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Scand J Immunol 69:242-50. 2009An immunostimulatory extract based on the medicinal mushroom Agaricus blazei Murill (AbM) has been shown to stimulate mononuclear phagocytes in vitro to produce pro-inflammatory cytokines, and to protect against lethal peritonitis in mice...
- The enigma of double-stranded RNA (dsRNA) associated with mushroom virus X (MVX)Juluri R Rao
Applied Plant Science Division, Agri Food and Biosciences Institute AFBI, Northern Ireland, UK
Curr Issues Mol Biol 9:103-21. 2007..The emergence of an unusual Agaricus bisporus mushroom 'patch disease' first reported in 1996, later termed as 'mushroom virus X' (MVX), exhibited a ..
- Effect of UV-B exposure on the concentration of vitamin D2 in sliced shiitake mushroom (Lentinus edodes) and white button mushroom (Agaricus bisporus)J A Ko
School of Life Sciences and Biotechnology, Korea University, Seoul 136 701, Korea
J Agric Food Chem 56:3671-4. 2008..In conclusion, exposure to ultraviolet light offers an effective way of increasing the concentration of vitamin D(2) in mushrooms...
- Conversion of woody biomass into fermentable sugars by cellulase from Agaricus arvensisMarimuthu Jeya
Department of Chemical Engineering, Konkuk University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
Bioresour Technol 101:8742-9. 2010b>Agaricus arvensis, a newly isolated basidiomycetous fungus, was found to secrete efficient cellulases. The strain produced the highest endoglucanase (EG), cellobiohydrolase (CBH) and beta-glucosidase (BGL) activities of 0.3, 3...
- High molecular weight glucan of the culinary medicinal mushroom Agaricus bisporus is an alpha-glucan that forms complexes with low molecular weight galactanFhernanda R Smiderle
Plant Research International, Wageningen University and Research Centre, Droevendaalsesteeg 1, 6708 PB Wageningen, Netherlands
Molecules 15:5818-30. 2010..8; 72.8; 70.0; 71.3 and 60.3/60.8 ppm, respectively. The minor proportion of galactose that was demonstrated was probably derived from a complex between the alpha-glucan and a low molecular weight galactan...
- Expression of phenol oxidase and heat-shock genes during the development of Agaricus bisporus fruiting bodies, healthy and infected by Lecanicillium fungicolaMichèle L Largeteau
UR1264, Mycologie et Sécurité des Aliments, INRA, BP81, 33883 Villenave d Ornon, France
Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 85:1499-507. 2010..fungicola (formerly Verticillium fungicola) is responsible for severe losses worldwide in the mushroom (Agaricus bisporus) industry...
- Properties of pyranose dehydrogenase purified from the litter-degrading fungus Agaricus xanthodermaMagdalena Kujawa
Division of Food Biotechnology, Department of Food Sciences and Technology, BOKU University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, Vienna, Austria
FEBS J 274:879-94. 2007We purified an extracellular pyranose dehydrogenase (PDH) from the basidiomycete fungus Agaricus xanthoderma using ammonium sulfate fractionation and ion-exchange and hydrophobic interaction chromatography...
- In vitro inhibition of CYP3A4 by herbal remedies frequently used by cancer patientsSilje Engdal
Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Trondheim, Norway
Phytother Res 23:906-12. 2009The herbal remedies Natto K2, Agaricus, mistletoe, noni juice, green tea and garlic, frequently used by cancer patients, were investigated for their in vitro inhibition potential of cytochrome P-450 3A4 (CYP3A4) metabolism...
- Characterization of pyranose dehydrogenase from Agaricus meleagris and its application in the C-2 specific conversion of D-galactoseChristoph Sygmund
Division of Food Biotechnology, Department of Food Sciences and Technology, BOKU University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, A 1190 Vienna, Austria
J Biotechnol 133:334-42. 2008Pyranose dehydrogenase (PDH) of the mushroom Agaricus meleagris was purified from mycelial culture media to substantial homogeneity using ion-exchange and hydrophobic interaction chromatography...
- Molecular and physiological diversity among Verticillium fungicola var. fungicolaMichèle L Largeteau
Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique INRA, BP81, F 33883 Villenave d Ornon, France
Mycol Res 110:431-40. 2006The genetic and physiological variability of Verticillium fungicola var. aleophilum responsible for Agaricus bisporus dry bubble disease in North America is well documented but little is known about the var...
- Multivariate analysis of fatty acids in spores of higher basidiomycetes: a new method for chemotaxonomical classification of fungiIlia Brondz
Department of Biochemistry, University of Oslo, P O Box 1041, Blindern 0316, Oslo, Norway
J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 800:303-7. 2004..Basidiospores of Armillaria borealis, Amanita muscaria, Agaricus sylvicola, Hypholoma capnoides, Cortinarius nemorensis and Russula delica were used...
- The liverwort Marchantia polymorpha expresses orthologs of the fungal Agaricus bisporus agglutinin familyWilly J Peumans
Department of Molecular Biotechnology, Laboratory of Biochemistry and Glycobiology, Ghent University, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
Plant Physiol 144:637-47. 2007..polymorpha agglutinin is not related to any of the known plant lectin families, but closely resembles the Agaricus bisporus-type lectins, which hitherto have been found exclusively in fungi...
- Effect of irradiation, asbestos and chemical cocarcinogens on incidence of sarcoma on implantsS M Lavelle
Department of Experimental Medicine, National University of Ireland, Galway
Technol Health Care 12:217-23. 2004..asbestos, beta irradiation) and chemical (acridine orange, phorbol methyl ester, cigarette smoke tar, extract of Agaricus bisporus mushroom) carcinogens on 25 mm diameter nitrocellulose filters implanted in groups of BALB/c mice in 9 ..
- Antioxidative and antimutagenic activities of 70% ethanolic extracts from four fungal mycelia-fermented specialty ricesMi Ra Yoon
Department of Food Science and Nutrition, Kyungpook National University, 1370 Sankyuk Dong, Puk Gu, Daegu 702 701, Korea
J Clin Biochem Nutr 43:118-25. 2008..ethanolic extracts of 4 rice varieties fermented with Monascus ruber, Phellinus linteus, Cordyceps sinensis and Agaricus blazei was evaluated mainly focusing on their antioxidative and antimutagenic capacities based on the following ..
- Antiherpetic activity of an Agaricus brasiliensis polysaccharide, its sulfated derivative and fractionsKristie Aimi Yamamoto
Departamento de Microbiologia, CCB, Universidade Estadual de Londrina, Londrina, Parana, Brazil
Int J Biol Macromol 52:9-13. 2013b>Agaricus brasiliensis is an edible mushroom, traditionally used for the treatment of several diseases. In this paper, a polysaccharide (PLS) from A...
- Production of polysaccharide from Agaricus subrufescens Peck on solid-state fermentationC M Camelini
Departamento de Engenharia Química e Engenharia de Alimentos, Centro Tecnológico, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, CP 476, 88040 970, Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil
Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 97:123-33. 2013..followed by a 24-min resting time has been shown as optimal for the production of glucomannans by the fungus Agaricus subrufescens (=Agaricus brasiliensis)...
- Agaricus bisporus fucogalactan: structural characterization and pharmacological approachesAndrea C Ruthes
Departamento de Bioquimica e Biologia Molecular, Universidade Federal do Parana, CP 19046, CEP 81531 980, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
Carbohydr Polym 92:184-91. 2013The fucogalactan from Agaricus bisporus (EFP-Ab) obtained on aqueous extraction followed by purification had M(w) 37...
- In vitro and in vivo antioxidant activity of ethanolic extract of white button mushroom (Agaricus bisporus)Jun Liu
College of Food Science and Engineering, Yangzhou University, Yangzhou 225127, Jiangsu, China
Food Chem Toxicol 51:310-6. 2013The antioxidant activities of ethanolic extract from edible mushroom Agaricus bisporus (A. bisporus) were evaluated by various methods in vitro and in vivo. In antioxidant assays in vitro, ethanolic extract of A...
- A laccase with antiproliferative and HIV-I reverse transcriptase inhibitory activities from the mycorrhizal fungus Agaricus placomycesJian Sun
Key Laboratory of Urban Agriculture North of Ministry of Agriculture, Beijing University of Agriculture, Beijing 102206, China
J Biomed Biotechnol 2012:736472. 2012A novel 68 kDa laccase was purified from the mycorrhizal fungus Agaricus placomyces by utilizing a procedure that comprised three successive steps of ion exchange chromatography and gel filtration as the final step...
- Using tea waste as a new casing material in mushroom (Agaricus bisporus (L.) Sing.) cultivationCoskun Gulser
Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Ondokuz Mayis University, Samsun 55139, Turkey
Bioresour Technol 88:153-6. 2003In this study, the possibility of using tea production waste as a new casing material in mushroom (Agaricus bisporus) cultivation was investigated...
- [Abnormal meiosis in bisporic mutants of white button mushroom Agaricus bisporus (Lange) Imbach]I S Mazheĭka
Genetika 42:361-8. 2006..of mushroom basidial nuclei was applied to study of meiotic prophase I in bisporic white button mushroom (Agaricus bisporus) strains...
- Evaluation of in situ functional activity of casing soils during growth cycle of mushroom (Agaricus bisporus (Lange) Imbach) employing community level physiological profiles (CLPPs)Devendra Kumar Choudhary
Centre for Scientific Research and Development CSRD, People s Group, By pass Road, Bhanpur, Bhopal 462 010 India Department of Microbiology, GB Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar, 263 145 Uttarakhand India
Indian J Microbiol 50:19-26. 2010..compost and influence of casing type on the behaviour of bacterial community during the growth cycle of mushroom Agaricus bisporus (Lange) Imbach employing standardized inoculum density and effects of different data interpretation ..
- Isolation of high quality and yield of RNA from Agaricus bisporus with a simple, inexpensive and reliable methodDe Mei Meng
College of Food Science and Nutritional Engineering, China Agricultural University, Beijing 100083, China
Biotechnol Lett 34:1315-20. 2012A method for isolating high purity and quantity RNA from Agaricus bisporus which is rich in proteins, carbohydrate, fiber and secondary metabolites, is described...
- The anti-tumorigenic mushroom Agaricus blazei Murill enhances IL-1β production and activates the NLRP3 inflammasome in human macrophagesTsung Teng Huang
Center for Molecular and Clinical Immunology, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan, Republic of China
PLoS ONE 7:e41383. 2012b>Agaricus blazei Murill (AbM) has been reported to possess immune activity against tumors and infections through stimulation of mononuclear phagocytes...
- Agaricus blazei Extract Induces Apoptosis through ROS-Dependent JNK Activation Involving the Mitochondrial Pathway and Suppression of Constitutive NF-κB in THP-1 CellsMun Ock Kim
Laboratory of Immunobiology, Department of Marine Life Science, Jeju National University, Jeju, Republic of Korea
Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2011:838172. 2011b>Agaricus blazei is widely accepted as a traditional medicinal mushroom, and it has been known to exhibit immunostimulatory and anti-cancer activity. However, the apoptotic mechanism in cancer cells is poorly understood...
- Ergocalciferol from mushrooms or supplements consumed with a standard meal increases 25-hydroxyergocalciferol but decreases 25-hydroxycholecalciferol in the serum of healthy adultsCharles B Stephensen
USDA Agricultural Research Service Western Human Nutrition Research Center, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
J Nutr 142:1246-52. 2012..We evaluated the impact of consuming UV-treated white button mushrooms (Agaricus bisporus) on the vitamin D status of healthy adults...
- Relationship between yield components and partial resistance to Lecanicillium fungicola in the button mushroom, Agaricus bisporus, assessed by quantitative trait locus mappingMarie Foulongne-Oriol
INRA, Mycologie et Sécurité des Aliments, Villenave D Ornon, France
Appl Environ Microbiol 78:2435-42. 2012..The consequences for mushroom breeding programs are discussed...
- Commonly consumed and specialty dietary mushrooms reduce cellular proliferation in MCF-7 human breast cancer cellsKeith R Martin
Nutrition Program, Healthy Lifestyles Research Center, Arizona State University, 6950 East Williams Field Road, Mesa, AZ 85212, USA
Exp Biol Med (Maywood) 235:1306-14. 2010..Hot water extracts (80°C for 2 h) of maitake (MT, Grifola frondosa), crimini (CRIM, Agaricus bisporus), portabella (PORT, Agaricus bisporus), oyster (OYS, Pleurotus ostreatus) and white button (WB, Agaricus ..
- A hydrophobin (ABH3) specifically secreted by vegetatively growing hyphae of Agaricus bisporus (common white button mushroom)L G Lugones
Groningen Biomolecular Sciences, University of Groningen, Haren, The Netherlands
Microbiology 144:2345-53. 1998Aerial mycelium and hyphal strands of Agaricus bisporus, strain U1, exhibited a rodlet pattern at their surfaces characteristic for assembled class I hydrophobins...
- Does the Agaricus blazei Murill mushroom have properties that affect the immune system? An integrative reviewCristiane Urcina Joanna Oliveira Lima
Department of Nutrition, Catholic University of Brasilia, Taguatinga, Brazil
J Med Food 14:2-8. 2011..increase in the use of mushrooms for therapeutic and medicinal purposes, in particular, use of the species Agaricus blazei Murrill, a basidiomycota of Brazilian origin...
- 15N-NMR study of ammonium assimilation in Agaricus bisporusJ J Baars
Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Science, University of Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Biochim Biophys Acta 1310:74-80. 1996Ammonium assimilation was studied by feeding [15N]ammonium to actively growing mycelium of Agaricus bisporus. Products of ammonium assimilation were analysed using 15N-NMR...
- Use of Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy and chemometric data analysis to evaluate damage and age in mushrooms (Agaricus bisporus) grown in IrelandAoife O'Gorman
School of Food Science and Environmental Health, Dublin Institute of Technology, Cathal Brugha Street, Dublin 1, Ireland
J Agric Food Chem 58:7770-6. 2010....
- The Agaricus bisporus cox1 gene: the longest mitochondrial gene and the largest reservoir of mitochondrial group i intronsCyril Férandon
UMR 5234 CNRS Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique Université Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2, Bordeaux, France
PLoS ONE 5:e14048. 2010..Here we report the sequence of the cox1 gene of the button mushroom Agaricus bisporus, the most widely cultivated mushroom in the world...
- Mineral composition of different strains of edible medicinal mushroom Agaricus subrufescens PeckJúlia Györfi
Department of Vegetable and Mushroom Growing, Faculty of Horticultural Science, Corvinus University, Budapest, Hungary
J Med Food 13:1510-4. 2010b>Agaricus subrufescens Peck is a well-known Basidiomycota fungus (Royal Sun Agaricus), with rising demand in consumption and production worldwide...
- Endotoxin contamination of Agaricus blazei Murrill extract enhances murine immunologic responses and inhibits the growth of sarcoma 180 implants in vivoHitoshi Kobayashi
Hokuto Corporation Mushroom Research Laboratory, Shimokomazawa 800 8, Nagano 381 0008, Nagano, Japan
J Environ Pathol Toxicol Oncol 29:159-68. 2010b>Agaricus blazei Murrill, a native mushroom of Brazil, has been reported to be an immunoreactant with anti-tumor effect...
- Isolation and characterization of a novel thermostable lectin from the wild edible mushroom Agaricus arvensisJ K Zhao
State Key Laboratory for Agrobiotechnology and Department of Microbiology, China Agricultural University, Beijing 100094, China
J Basic Microbiol 51:304-11. 2011A thermostable novel lectin with a molecular weight of 30.4 kDa was isolated from dried fruiting bodies of Agaricus arvensis. It was a dimer made up of two 15.2 kDa subunits...
- Blazeispirol A from Agaricus blazei fermentation product induces cell death in human hepatoma Hep 3B cells through caspase-dependent and caspase-independent pathwaysZheng Yuan Su
Graduate Institute of Food Science and Technology, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
J Agric Food Chem 59:5109-16. 2011..it was reported that blazeispirol A (BA) is the most active antihepatoma compound in an ethanolic extract of Agaricus blazei fermentation product...
- Preparation, characterization, and biological properties of β-glucansSandeep Rahar
Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, B I S College of Pharmacy, Gagra Moga, India
J Adv Pharm Technol Res 2:94-103. 2011..as, Rhynchelytrum repens, Lentinus edodes, Grifola frondosa, Tremella mesenterica, Tremella aurantia, Zea may, Agaricus blazei, Phellinus baummi, Saccharomyces cerevisae (yeast), and Agaricus blazei murell (mushroom)...
- Characterization of blood beta-1,3-glucan and anti-beta-glucan antibody in hemodialysis patients using culinary-medicinal Royal Sun Agaricus, Agaricus brasiliensis S. Wasser et al. (Agaricomycetideae)Ken Ichi Ishibashi
Laboratory for Immunopharmacology of Microbial Products, School of Pharmacy, Tokyo University of Pharmacy and Life Science, Hachioji, Tokyo, Japan
Int J Med Mushrooms 13:101-7. 2011..An appropriate application of culinary-medicinal mushroom such as Agaricus brasiliensis has potential for the prevention of fungal infection in dialysis patients.
- Effects of postharvest pulsed UV light treatment of white button mushrooms (Agaricus bisporus) on vitamin D2 content and quality attributesMichael D Kalaras
Center of Excellence for Plant and Mushroom Foods for Health, Department of Food Science, The Pennsylvania State University, 202 Food Science Building, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, United States
J Agric Food Chem 60:220-5. 2012..PUV) was investigated as a means to rapidly increase vitamin D(2) (D(2)) content in fresh button mushrooms (Agaricus bisporus). D(2) was found to increase to over 100% RDA/serving following 3 pulses (1 s)...
- Carbon tetrachloride-induced hepatotoxicity and its amelioration by Agaricus blazei Murrill extract in a mouse modelJin Biou Chang
Department of Pathology, National Defense Medical Center, Division of Clinical Pathology, Tri Service General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
In Vivo 25:971-6. 2011This study was conducted to evaluate the hepatoprotective effect of Agaricus blazei Murrill extract (ABM) against experimentally induced carbon tetrachloride (CCl(4)) toxicity in male BALB/c mice...
- The Mushroom Agaricus blazei Murill Elicits Medicinal Effects on Tumor, Infection, Allergy, and Inflammation through Its Modulation of Innate Immunity and Amelioration of Th1/Th2 Imbalance and InflammationGeir Hetland
Department of Cellular Therapy, The Norwegian Radium Hospital, Oslo University Hospital, Ullernchaussen 70, 0130 Oslo, Norway
Adv Pharmacol Sci 2011:157015. 2011The medicinal mushroom Agaricus blazei Murill from the Brazilian rain forest has been used in traditional medicine and as health food for the prevention of a range of diseases, including infection, allergy, and cancer...
- Polysaccharides from Agaricus bisporus and Agaricus brasiliensis show similarities in their structures and their immunomodulatory effects on human monocytic THP-1 cellsFhernanda R Smiderle
Plant Research International, Wageningen University and Research, Bornsesteeg 1, 6708 PD Wageningen, The Netherlands
BMC Complement Altern Med 11:58. 2011..e. Agaricus bisporus and A...
- Chemical characterization of the biomass of an edible medicinal mushroom, Agaricus subrufescens, via solid-state 13C NMRFrédérique Peter-Valence
Equipe Ecologie Microbienne et Biotechnologie, Service 452, UMR CNRS 6116, Institut Méditerranéen d Ecologie et de Paléoécologie, Faculté des Sciences et Techniques de St Jérôme, Universités Aix Marseille, Marseille, France
J Agric Food Chem 59:8939-43. 2011The biomass of 18 strains of Agaricus subrufescens and of 13 strains of Agaricus bisporus was chemically analyzed using solid-state (13)C NMR. The study focused on polysaccharides because they can play a major role as antitumor molecules...
- Effects of the medicinal mushroom Agaricus blazei Murill on immunity, infection and cancerG Hetland
Department of Immunology and Transfusion Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Scand J Immunol 68:363-70. 2008b>Agaricus blazei Murill (AbM) is an edible, medicinal mushroom of Brazilian origin...
- Kinetics and thermodynamics of the thermal inactivation of polyphenol oxidase in an aqueous extract from Agaricus bisporusHicham Gouzi
UPMC P6, CNRS, Chimie de la matière condensée de Paris, College de France, 11 place Marcelin Berthelot, 75231 Paris Cedex 05, France
J Agric Food Chem 60:500-6. 2012..and thermodynamics of the thermal inactivation of polyphenol oxidase (PPO) in an aqueous extract from mushroom Agaricus bisporus (J.E. Lange) Imbach was studied, using pyrocatechol as a substrate...
- Genome organization and transcription response to harvest of two metallothionein-like genes in Agaricus bisporus fruiting bodiesDaniel C Eastwood
Department of Bioscience, College of Science, University of Swansea, Singleton Park, Swansea, Wales UK
J Microbiol Biotechnol 21:455-63. 2011..a metallothionein-like (mt-like) gene shown previously to be upregulated in fruiting bodies of the fungus Agaricus bisporus in response to post-harvest storage. Analysis of an A...
- Identification and characterization of a locus which regulates multiple functions in Pseudomonas tolaasii, the cause of brown blotch disease of Agaricus bisporusS I Grewal
Department of Plant Sciences, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
J Bacteriol 177:4658-68. 1995Pseudomonas tolaasii, the causal agent of brown blotch disease of Agaricus bisporus, spontaneously gives rise to morphologically distinct stable sectors, referred to as the phenotypic variant form, at the margins of the wild-type colonies...
- Quantitative genetics to dissect the fungal-fungal interaction between Lecanicillium verticillium and the white button mushroom Agaricus bisporusMarie Foulongne-Oriol
INRA, UR1264, F 33883 Villenave d Ornon, France
Fungal Biol 115:421-31. 2011..fungicola (formerly Verticillium fungicola) is responsible for dry bubble disease in the white button mushroom Agaricus bisporus. Selection for resistance to this pathogen raises an important challenge for mushroom breeders...
- Effects of heavy metals on production of thiol compounds and antioxidant enzymes in Agaricus bisporusHeng Xu
Key Laboratory for Bio resources and Eco environment of Education Ministry, College of Life Science, Sichuan University, Chengdu 610064, China
Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 74:1685-92. 2011In a pre-experiment, Agaricus bisporus mycelia grown in PDL medium were found to have a substantial ability to tolerate and accumulate heavy metals...
- Bioproduction of mushroom mycelium of Agaricus bisporus by commercial submerged fermentation for the production of meat analogueKyoungju Kim
Department of Food Science and Technology, Sejong University, Seoul 143 747, South Korea
J Sci Food Agric 91:1561-8. 2011..Mycoprotein as fungal mycelium could provide a distinctive chewing sensation; however, the unfavorable consumer perception of fungal mycelium demands the production of meat analogues with true mushroom mycelium...
- REGULATION OF GRANULOCYTE AND MACROPHAGE PRODUCTIONE Stanley; Fiscal Year: 2001..GRANT R01CA31611 The commonly eaten, cultivated mushroom, Agaricus bisporus (AB), contains several N-N-bond-containing chemicals...
- Outcomes Research and Training in OncologyJames Talcott; Fiscal Year: 2005..One approach to these issues is to identify differences in outcomes based on the mode of diagnosis (screening vs. investigation of symptoms). ..