mucor

Summary

Summary: A genus of zygomycetous fungi of the family Mucoraceae, order Mucorales. It is primarily saprophytic, but may cause MUCORMYCOSIS in man from spores germinating in the lungs.

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  1. Yutani M, Hashimoto Y, Ogita A, Kubo I, Tanaka T, Fujita K. Morphological changes of the filamentous fungus Mucor mucedo and inhibition of chitin synthase activity induced by anethole. Phytother Res. 2011;25:1707-13 pubmed publisher
    ..Anethole demonstrated antifungal activity against the filamentous fungus, Mucor mucedo IFO 7684, accompanied by hyphal morphological changes such as swollen hyphae at the tips...
  2. Lübbehüsen T, González Polo V, Rossi S, Nielsen J, Moreno S, McIntyre M, et al. Protein kinase A is involved in the control of morphology and branching during aerobic growth of Mucor circinelloides. Microbiology. 2004;150:143-50 pubmed
    The cAMP signal transduction pathway controls many processes in fungi. The Mucor circinelloides pkaR and pkaC genes, encoding the regulatory (PKAR) and catalytic (PKAC) subunit of the cAMP-dependent protein kinase A (PKA), have been ..
  3. Amano K, Katayama H, Saito A, Ando A, Nagata Y. Aleuria aurantia lectin exhibits antifungal activity against Mucor racemosus. Biosci Biotechnol Biochem. 2012;76:967-70 pubmed
    ..To investigate this, we analyzed the interaction between AAL and, a zygomycete fungus Mucor racemosus, which is assumed to contain fucose in its cell wall. AAL specifically bound to the hyphae of M...
  4. Carvalho M, Martins I, Medeiros J, Tavares S, Planchon S, Renaut J, et al. The response of Mucor plumbeus to pentachlorophenol: a toxicoproteomics study. J Proteomics. 2013;78:159-71 pubmed publisher
    ..The capacity of Mucor plumbeus to transform PCP into several detoxification metabolites, including tetrachlorohydroquinone and several ..
  5. Quiles Rosillo M, Torres Martinez S, Garre V. cigA, a light-inducible gene involved in vegetative growth in Mucor circinelloides is regulated by the carotenogenic repressor crgA. Fungal Genet Biol. 2003;38:122-32 pubmed
    ..target genes controlled by crgA, a negative regulator of the light-inducible carotenogenesis in the fungus Mucor circinelloides...
  6. Csernetics A, Nagy G, Iturriaga E, Szekeres A, Eslava A, Vagvolgyi C, et al. Expression of three isoprenoid biosynthesis genes and their effects on the carotenoid production of the zygomycete Mucor circinelloides. Fungal Genet Biol. 2011;48:696-703 pubmed publisher
    The zygomycete Mucor circinelloides accumulates ?-carotene as the main carotenoid compound...
  7. Pereyra E, Ingerfeld M, Anderson N, Jackson S, Moreno S. Mucor rouxii ultrastructure: cyclic AMP and actin cytoskeleton. Protoplasma. 2006;228:189-99 pubmed
    ..dibutyryl-cyclic-AMP (dbcAMP) and latrunculin B, on the morphology and ultrastructure of the dimorphic fungus Mucor rouxii under aerobic growth conditions is presented...
  8. Papp T, Velayos A, Bartók T, Eslava A, Vagvolgyi C, Iturriaga E. Heterologous expression of astaxanthin biosynthesis genes in Mucor circinelloides. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2006;69:526-31 pubmed
    Most Mucor species accumulate beta-carotene as the main carotenoid. The crtW and crtZ astaxanthin biosynthesis genes from Agrobacterium aurantiacum were placed under the control of Mucor circinelloides expression signals...
  9. Papp T, Csernetics A, Nagy G, Bencsik O, Iturriaga E, Eslava A, et al. Canthaxanthin production with modified Mucor circinelloides strains. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2013;97:4937-50 pubmed publisher
    Canthaxanthin is a natural diketo derivative of ?-carotene primarily used by the food and feed industries. Mucor circinelloides is a ?-carotene-accumulating zygomycete fungus and one of the model organisms to study the carotenoid ..

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  1. Nicolas F, Moxon S, de Haro J, Calo S, Grigoriev I, Torres Martinez S, et al. Endogenous short RNAs generated by Dicer 2 and RNA-dependent RNA polymerase 1 regulate mRNAs in the basal fungus Mucor circinelloides. Nucleic Acids Res. 2010;38:5535-41 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we show that the basal fungus Mucor circinelloides produces new classes of esRNAs that map to exons and regulate the expression of many protein coding ..
  2. Fai A, Stamford T, Stamford Arnaud T, Santa Cruz P, da Silva M, Campos Takaki G, et al. Physico-chemical characteristics and functional properties of chitin and chitosan produced by Mucor circinelloides using yam bean as substrate. Molecules. 2011;16:7143-54 pubmed publisher
    Microbiological processes were used for chitin and chitosan production by Mucor circinelloides (UCP 050) grown in yam bean (Pachyrhizus erosus L. Urban) medium...
  3. Bastidas R, Shertz C, Lee S, Heitman J, Cardenas M. Rapamycin exerts antifungal activity in vitro and in vivo against Mucor circinelloides via FKBP12-dependent inhibition of Tor. Eukaryot Cell. 2012;11:270-81 pubmed publisher
    The zygomycete Mucor circinelloides is an opportunistic fungal pathogen that commonly infects patients with malignancies, diabetes mellitus, and solid organ transplants...
  4. Silva F, Navarro E, Peñaranda A, Murcia Flores L, Torres Martinez S, Garre V. A RING-finger protein regulates carotenogenesis via proteolysis-independent ubiquitylation of a white collar-1-like activator. Mol Microbiol. 2008;70:1026-36 pubmed publisher
    ..In the fungus Mucor circinelloides, blue light regulates carotene biosynthesis, with this response controlled by crgA and mcwc-1c ..
  5. Lübbehüsen T, Nielsen J, McIntyre M. Morphology and physiology of the dimorphic fungus Mucor circinelloides (syn. M. racemosus) during anaerobic growth. Mycol Res. 2003;107:223-30 pubmed
    The dimorphic Mucor circinelloides requires an anaerobic atmosphere and the presence of 30% CO2 to grow as a multipolar budding yeast, otherwise hyphal growth predominates...
  6. Gutiérrez A, López García S, Garre V. High reliability transformation of the basal fungus Mucor circinelloides by electroporation. J Microbiol Methods. 2011;84:442-6 pubmed publisher
    Molecular approaches to study the biology of the zygomycete Mucor circinelloides depend mainly on the existence of a polyethylene glycol-based transformation method, which is one of the most efficient in zygomycete fungi...
  7. Wynn J, Hamid A, Li Y, Ratledge C. Biochemical events leading to the diversion of carbon into storage lipids in the oleaginous fungi Mucor circinelloides and Mortierella alpina. Microbiology. 2001;147:2857-64 pubmed
    The biochemical events associated with the onset of lipid accumulation in Mucor circinelloides and Mortierella alpina, under conditions of nitrogen-limited growth, have been elucidated; they differ in key aspects from those described in ..
  8. Ocampo J, McCormack B, Navarro E, Moreno S, Garre V, Rossi S. Protein kinase A regulatory subunit isoforms regulate growth and differentiation in Mucor circinelloides: essential role of PKAR4. Eukaryot Cell. 2012;11:989-1002 pubmed publisher
    ..kinase A (PKA) signaling pathway plays a role in regulating growth and differentiation in the dimorphic fungus Mucor circinelloides. PKA holoenzyme is comprised of two catalytic (C) and two regulatory (R) subunits. In M...
  9. Zhang J, Guo H, Tian Y, Liu P, Li N, Zhou J, et al. Biotransformation of 20(S)-protopanaxatriol by Mucor spinosus and the cytotoxic structure activity relationships of the transformed products. Phytochemistry. 2007;68:2523-30 pubmed
    Biotransformation of 20(S)-protopanaxatriol (1) by the fungus Mucor spinosus AS 3.3450 gave 10 metabolites (2-10), of which 2-5 were previously known...
  10. Argimon S, Galello F, Pereyra E, Rossi S, Moreno S. Mucor rouxii Rho1 protein; characterization and possible role in polarized growth. Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek. 2007;91:237-51 pubmed
    We have previously shown that protein kinase A of the medically important zygomycete Mucor rouxii participates in fungal morphology through cytoskeletal organization...
  11. Nicolas F, de Haro J, Torres Martinez S, Ruiz Vázquez R. Mutants defective in a Mucor circinelloides dicer-like gene are not compromised in siRNA silencing but display developmental defects. Fungal Genet Biol. 2007;44:504-16 pubmed
    ..We have isolated a dicer-like gene (dcl-1) of Mucor circinelloides, the first gene of this family to be identified in zygomycetes...
  12. Díaz Mínguez J, López Matas M, Eslava A. Complementary mating types of Mucor circinelloides show electrophoretic karyotype heterogeneity. Curr Genet. 1999;36:383-9 pubmed
    Electrophoretic karyotypes of ten strains of Mucor circinelloides f. lusitanicus were generated by contour-clamped homogeneous electric field (CHEF) gel-electrophoresis...
  13. Wolff A, Appel K, Petersen J, Poulsen U, Arnau J. Identification and analysis of genes involved in the control of dimorphism in Mucor circinelloides (syn. racemosus). FEMS Yeast Res. 2002;2:203-13 pubmed
    b>Mucor circinelloides (syn. racemosus) is a non-pathogenic dimorphic fungus belonging to the class of zygomycetes. We are developing a novel system for heterologous protein production exploiting the dimorphic growth characteristics of M...
  14. de Haro J, Calo S, Cervantes M, Nicolas F, Torres Martinez S, Ruiz Vázquez R. A single dicer gene is required for efficient gene silencing associated with two classes of small antisense RNAs in Mucor circinelloides. Eukaryot Cell. 2009;8:1486-97 pubmed publisher
    RNA silencing in the zygomycete Mucor circinelloides exhibits uncommon features, such as induction by self-replicative sense transgenes and the accumulation of two size classes of antisense small interfering RNAs (siRNAs)...
  15. Lee S, Li A, Calo S, Heitman J. Calcineurin plays key roles in the dimorphic transition and virulence of the human pathogenic zygomycete Mucor circinelloides. PLoS Pathog. 2013;9:e1003625 pubmed publisher
    ..The pathogenic zygomycete Mucor circinelloides exhibits hyphal growth in aerobic conditions but switches to multi-budded yeast growth under ..
  16. Dizbay M, Adisen E, Kustimur S, Sari N, Cengiz B, Yalcin B, et al. Fungemia and cutaneous zygomycosis due to Mucor circinelloides in an intensive care unit patient: case report and review of literature. Jpn J Infect Dis. 2009;62:146-8 pubmed
    b>Mucor spp. are rarely pathogenic in healthy adults, but can cause fatal infections in patients with immuosuppression and diabetes mellitus. Documented mucor fungemia is a very rare condition in the literature...
  17. Nyilasi I, Acs K, Papp T, Nagy E, Vagvolgyi C. Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated transformation of Mucor circinelloides. Folia Microbiol (Praha). 2005;50:415-20 pubmed
    The Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated transformation of the zygomycetous fungus Mucor circinelloides is described. A method was also developed for the hygromycin B-based selection of Mucor transformants...
  18. Li C, Cervantes M, Springer D, Boekhout T, Ruiz Vázquez R, Torres Martinez S, et al. Sporangiospore size dimorphism is linked to virulence of Mucor circinelloides. PLoS Pathog. 2011;7:e1002086 pubmed publisher
    b>Mucor circinelloides is a zygomycete fungus and an emerging opportunistic pathogen in immunocompromised patients, especially transplant recipients and in some cases otherwise healthy individuals...
  19. Capel C, de Souza A, de Carvalho T, de Sousa J, Ambrosio S, Martins C, et al. Biotransformation using Mucor rouxii for the production of oleanolic acid derivatives and their antimicrobial activity against oral pathogens. J Ind Microbiol Biotechnol. 2011;38:1493-8 pubmed publisher
    The goal of this study is to produce oleanolic acid derivatives by biotransformation process using Mucor rouxii and evaluate their antimicrobial activity against oral pathogens...
  20. Nicolas F, Torres Martinez S, Ruiz Vázquez R. Two classes of small antisense RNAs in fungal RNA silencing triggered by non-integrative transgenes. EMBO J. 2003;22:3983-91 pubmed
    Transformation of Mucor circinelloides with self-replicative plasmids containing a wild-type copy of the carotenogenic gene carB causes silencing of the carB function in 3% of transformants...
  21. Pereyra E, Argimon S, Jackson S, Moreno S. RGD-containing peptides and cyclic AMP have antagonistic roles in the morphology of Mucor rouxii. Protoplasma. 2003;222:23-30 pubmed
    ..Arg-Gly-Asp (RGD) (1 mM) as well as the polymer ProNectin F (20 nM) added to culture medium of the fungus Mucor rouxii (defined medium) produced a delay in the switch from isodiametric growth to tip growth; at the time of ..
  22. Machalinski C, Pirpignani M, Marino C, Mantegazza A, de Jiménez Bonino M. Structural aspects of the Mucor bacilliformis proteinase, a new member of the aspartyl-proteinase family. J Biotechnol. 2006;123:443-52 pubmed
    Bovine chymosin is considered the best milk-clotting enzyme for cheese manufacture; however, the thermophilic Mucor pusillus proteinase is also used nowadays...
  23. Nicolas F, Torres Martinez S, Ruiz Vázquez R. Transcriptional activation increases RNA silencing efficiency and stability in the fungus Mucor circinelloides. J Biotechnol. 2009;142:123-6 pubmed publisher
    ..of the RNA silencing mechanism was investigated after transcriptional activation of the transgene carB in Mucor circinelloides...
  24. Nicolas F, Calo S, Murcia Flores L, Garre V, Ruiz Vázquez R, Torres Martinez S. A RING-finger photocarotenogenic repressor involved in asexual sporulation in Mucor circinelloides. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2008;280:81-8 pubmed publisher
    b>Mucor circinelloides responds to blue light by activating the biosynthesis of carotenoids and bending its sporangiophores towards the light source...
  25. Carvalho M, Tavares S, Medeiros J, Núñez O, Gallart Ayala H, Leitão M, et al. Degradation pathway of pentachlorophenol by Mucor plumbeus involves phase II conjugation and oxidation-reduction reactions. J Hazard Mater. 2011;198:133-42 pubmed publisher
    ..Mucorales from the Zygomycota phylum are often observed to be competitive in field conditions and Mucor plumbeus, in particular, can efficiently deplete PCP from media...
  26. Ocampo J, Fernandez Nuñez L, Silva F, Pereyra E, Moreno S, Garre V, et al. A subunit of protein kinase a regulates growth and differentiation in the fungus Mucor circinelloides. Eukaryot Cell. 2009;8:933-44 pubmed publisher
    ..To determine whether PKA plays a similar function in zygomycete fungi, a mutant of Mucor circinelloides was generated that lacks pkaR1, one of the regulatory subunits of PKA...
  27. Wetzel J, Burmester A, Kolbe M, Wöstemeyer J. The mating-related loci sexM and sexP of the zygomycetous fungus Mucor mucedo and their transcriptional regulation by trisporoid pheromones. Microbiology. 2012;158:1016-23 pubmed publisher
    ..primers derived from the amino acid sequence of the RNA helicase to sequence a fragment of this gene from Mucor mucedo...
  28. Baba Y, Shimonaka A, Koga J, Kubota H, Kono T. Alternative splicing produces two endoglucanases with one or two carbohydrate-binding modules in Mucor circinelloides. J Bacteriol. 2005;187:3045-51 pubmed
    ..In this study, two cDNAs homologous to the rce1 gene, designated the mce1 and mce2 cDNAs, were cloned from Mucor circinelloides, a member of the subdivision Zygomycota...
  29. Calo S, Nicolas F, Vila A, Torres Martinez S, Ruiz Vázquez R. Two distinct RNA-dependent RNA polymerases are required for initiation and amplification of RNA silencing in the basal fungus Mucor circinelloides. Mol Microbiol. 2012;83:379-94 pubmed publisher
    ..RNA silencing in the zygomycete Mucor circinelloides exhibits uncommon features, such as induction by self-replicative sense transgenes and an ..
  30. Piao Y, Liu H, Liu X. [Significance of MUC5B antibody in differential diagnosis between Aspergillus species and Mucorales of fungal sinusitis]. Zhonghua Bing Li Xue Za Zhi. 2008;37:255-8 pubmed
    ..fumigatus, 7 cases of A. flavus and 6 cases of A. terreus) and 22 Mucorales (14 cases of Mucor species and 8 cases of Rhizopus species)...
  31. Albuquerque W, Nascimento T, Brandão Costa R, Fernandes T, Porto A. Static magnetic field effects on proteases with fibrinolytic activity produced by Mucor subtilissimus. Bioelectromagnetics. 2017;38:109-120 pubmed publisher
    ..Crude enzyme extracts, obtained from solid state fermentation of Mucor subtilissimus UCP (Universidade Católica de Pernambuco, Recife, Brazil) 1262, were used to carry out assays under ..
  32. Torres Martinez S, Ruiz Vázquez R, Garre V, López García S, Navarro E, Vila A. Molecular tools for carotenogenesis analysis in the zygomycete Mucor circinelloides. Methods Mol Biol. 2012;898:85-107 pubmed publisher
    The carotene producer fungus Mucor circinelloides is the zygomycete more amenable to genetic manipulations by using molecular tools...
  33. Tomita M, Kikuchi A, Kobayashi M, Yamaguchi M, Ifuku S, Yamashoji S, et al. Characterization of antifungal activity of the GH-46 subclass III chitosanase from Bacillus circulans MH-K1. Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek. 2013;104:737-48 pubmed publisher
    ..MH-K1 chitosanase inhibited the growth of zygomycetes fungi, Rhizopus and Mucor, even at 10 pmol (0.3 ?g)/ml culture probably via its fungistatic effect...
  34. Fisher K, Roberson R. Hyphal tip cytoplasmic organization in four zygomycetous fungi. Mycologia. 2016;108:533-42 pubmed publisher
    ..structure in four zygomycetous fungi: Mortierella verticillata (Mortierellales), Coemansia reversa (Kickxellales), Mucor indicus and Gilbertella persicaria (Mucorales) using both light and transmission electron microscopy...
  35. Mysiakina I, Funtikova N. [Characteristics of lipid composition in arthrospores, budding cells and mycelium of the fungus Mucor hiemalis]. Mikrobiologiia. 2001;70:465-70 pubmed
    The fungus Mucor hiemalis F-1156, which is believed to be monomorphic, was found to be able to grow dimorphically in a liquid medium that is free of chemical agents influencing morphogenesis...
  36. Ruenwai R, Cheevadhanarak S, Rachdawong S, Tanticharoen M, Laoteng K. Oxygen-induced expression of Delta(6)-, Delta(9)- and Delta(12)-desaturase genes modulates fatty acid composition in Mucor rouxii. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2010;86:327-34 pubmed
    The effect of oxygen availability on the molecular mechanisms of fatty acid biosynthesis was investigated in Mucor rouxii, a Mucorale fungus capable of producing gamma-linolenic acid through perturbation of the gaseous environment...
  37. Macgregor J, Holyoake C, Munks S, Robertson I, Warren K. Preliminary investigation into the prevalence of mucormycosis in the platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus) in three catchments in north-west Tasmania. Aust Vet J. 2010;88:190-6 pubmed publisher
    ..To investigate the distribution and prevalence of mucormycosis in platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus) from the Inglis, Emu and Black-Detention catchment areas in north-west Tasmania...
  38. Adelson R, Zito J, Romaguera R. Invasive fungal adenoiditis. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2006;134:713-4 pubmed
  39. Híreš M, Rapavá N, Simkovic M, Varečka L, Berkeš D, Krystofova S. Development and Optimization of a High-Throughput Screening Assay for Rapid Evaluation of Lipstatin Production by Streptomyces Strains. Curr Microbiol. 2018;75:580-587 pubmed publisher
    ..In the assay, the fungal lipase from Mucor javanicus was used as an alternative to the human pancreatic lipase...
  40. Mousavi B, Costa J, Arne P, Guillot J, Chermette R, Botterel F, et al. Occurrence and species distribution of pathogenic Mucorales in unselected soil samples from France. Med Mycol. 2017;: pubmed publisher
    ..Among the recovered isolates, 27 Rhizopus arrhizus, 11 Mucor circinelloides, one Lichtheimia corymbifera, one Rhizopus microsporus and one Cunninghamella bertholletiae were ..
  41. Pires E, Miranda E, Valença G. Gas-phase enzymatic esterification on immobilized lipases in MCM-41 molecular sieves. Appl Biochem Biotechnol. 2002;98-100:963-76 pubmed
  42. Vaezi A, Moazeni M, Rahimi M, de Hoog S, Badali H. Mucormycosis in Iran: a systematic review. Mycoses. 2016;59:402-15 pubmed publisher
    ..7%), microscopy (12.3%) and culture (2.0%). Rhizopus species were the most prevalent (51.7%), followed by Mucor species (17.2%)...
  43. Mikell J, Khan I. Bioconversion of 7-hydroxyflavanone: isolation, characterization and bioactivity evaluation of twenty-one phase I and phase II microbial metabolites. Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo). 2012;60:1139-45 pubmed
    ..Chaetomium cochlioides (ATCC 10195) also transformed 1 to 2, 3, 9, together with 7-hydroxy-4-cis-ol (15). Mucor ramannianus (ATCC 9628) metabolized 1 in addition to 7, to also 4,2',4'-trihydroxychalcone (16), 7,3',4'-..
  44. Hasanizadeh P, Moghimi H, Hamedi J. Biosurfactant production by Mucor circinelloides on waste frying oil and possible uses in crude oil remediation. Water Sci Technol. 2017;76:1706-1714 pubmed publisher
    ..This study investigated the production of biosurfactants by Mucor circinelloides...
  45. Umekawa M, Huang W, Li B, Fujita K, Ashida H, Wang L, et al. Mutants of Mucor hiemalis endo-beta-N-acetylglucosaminidase show enhanced transglycosylation and glycosynthase-like activities. J Biol Chem. 2008;283:4469-79 pubmed
    Endo-beta-N-acetylglucosaminidase from Mucor hiemalis (Endo-M), a family 85 glycoside hydrolase, acts on the beta1,4 linkage of N,N'-diacetylchitobiose moiety in the N-linked glycans of glycoproteins and catalyzes not only the hydrolysis ..
  46. Salis A, Meloni D, Ligas S, Casula M, Monduzzi M, Solinas V, et al. Physical and chemical adsorption of Mucor javanicus lipase on SBA-15 mesoporous silica. Synthesis, structural characterization, and activity performance. Langmuir. 2005;21:5511-6 pubmed
    ..Immobilization by physical adsorption of a commercial lipase preparation from Mucor javanicus was performed at different pH values (pH 5-8)...
  47. Durón Castellanos A, Zazueta Novoa V, Silva Jímenez H, Alvarado Caudillo Y, Peña Cabrera E, Zazueta Sandoval R. Detection of NAD+-dependent alcohol dehydrogenase activities in YR-1 strain of Mucor circinelloides, a potential bioremediator of petroleum contaminated soils. Appl Biochem Biotechnol. 2005;121-124:279-88 pubmed
    ..ADH) isozymes were detected in cell-free homogenates from aerobically grown mycelia of YR-1 strain of Mucor circinelloides isolated from petroleum- contaminated soil samples...
  48. Montagna M, Santacroce M, Spilotros G, Napoli C, Minervini F, Papa A, et al. Investigation of fungal contamination in sheep and goat cheeses in southern Italy. Mycopathologia. 2004;158:245-9 pubmed
    ..9%), followed by Geotrichum spp. (7.3%), Aspergillus spp. (4.2%) and Mucor spp. (4.2%)...
  49. Lazar S, Lukaszewicz J, Persad K, Reinhardt J. Rhinocerebral Mucor circinelloides infection in immunocompromised patient following yogurt ingestion. Del Med J. 2014;86:245-8 pubmed
    ..The yogurt was found to be contaminated with Mucor circinelloides...
  50. Romagnolo A, Spina F, Poli A, Risso S, Serito B, Crotti M, et al. Old Yellow Enzyme homologues in Mucor circinelloides: expression profile and biotransformation. Sci Rep. 2017;7:12093 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, the presence and activation of putative OYE enzymes was investigated in the filamentous fungus Mucor circinelloides, which was previously found to mediate C=C reduction. Following an in silico approach, using S...
  51. Orman A, Fiçici S, Ay A, Ellidokuz H, Sivaci R, Konuk M. Detection of fungi spectrum in industrial and home bakeries and determinated fungal allergy with skin prick test. Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol. 2005;23:79-85 pubmed
    ..In the other hand, the skin test positivity, performed on workers in the home type bakeries, was equally caused by Penicillium, Trichophyton and Aspergillus. ..
  52. Martini M, Disalvo E. Effect of polar head groups on the activity of aspartyl protease adsorbed to lipid membranes. Chem Phys Lipids. 2003;122:177-83 pubmed
    The proteolytic activity of an aspartyl protease of Mucor miehei was correlated with the adsorption of the protease to lipid vesicles...
  53. El Sayed K, Laphookhieo S, Yousaf M, Prestridge J, Shirode A, Wali V, et al. Semisynthetic and biotransformation studies of (1S,2E,4S,6R,7E,11E)-2,7,11-cembratriene-4,6-diol. J Nat Prod. 2008;71:117-22 pubmed publisher
    ..Biotransformation of 1 using Mucor ramannianus ATCC 9628 and Cunninghamella elegans ATCC 7929 afforded the known 10 S,11 S-epoxy analogue of 1 (4) as ..