agaricales

Summary

Summary: An extensive order of basidiomycetous fungi whose fruiting bodies are commonly call mushrooms.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Knowledge and utilization of edible mushrooms by local populations of the rain forest of south Cameroon
    Han van Dijk
    Forest Management and Policy Group, Wageningen University, The Netherlands
    Ambio 32:19-23. 2003
  2. ncbi Major clades of Agaricales: a multilocus phylogenetic overview
    P Brandon Matheny
    Biology Department, Clark University, Worcester, Massachusetts 01610, USA
    Mycologia 98:982-95. 2006
  3. ncbi Total mercury in mushrooms and underlying soil substrate from the Borecka Forest, Northeastern Poland
    J Falandysz
    Department of Environmental Chemistry and Ecotoxicology, University of Gdansk, 18 Sobieskiego Str, PL 80 952 Gdansk, Poland
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 42:145-54. 2002
  4. ncbi ICP/MS and ICP/AES elemental analysis (38 elements) of edible wild mushrooms growing in Poland
    J Falandysz
    Department of Environmental Chemistry and Ecotoxicology, University of Gdansk, Poland
    Food Addit Contam 18:503-13. 2001
  5. doi Hirsutane sesquiterpenoids from the marine-derived fungus Chondrostereum sp
    Hou Jin Li
    School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou, P R China
    Chem Biodivers 8:317-24. 2011
  6. doi Some mineral constituents of Parasol Mushroom (Macrolepiota procera)
    J Falandysz
    Department of Environmental Chemistry, Ecotoxicology and Food Toxicology, University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    J Environ Sci Health B 43:187-92. 2008
  7. pmc Understanding cultural significance, the edible mushrooms case
    Roberto Garibay-Orijel
    Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Apdo Postal 113 100, Rumania No 700 Col, Portales, CP 03301, DF Mexico
    J Ethnobiol Ethnomed 3:4. 2007
  8. doi Accumulation of mercury and methylmercury by mushrooms and earthworms from forest soils
    Stephan R Rieder
    Rhizosphere Processes Group, Swiss Federal Research Institute WSL, 8903 Birmensdorf, Switzerland
    Environ Pollut 159:2861-9. 2011
  9. pmc Comments on "Determination of mercury, cadmium, lead, zinc, selenium and iron by ICP-OES in mushroom samples from around thermal power plant in Muğla, Turkey". doi:10.1007/s00128-011-0357-1
    Jerzy Falandysz
    Research Group of Environmental Chemistry, Ecotoxicology and Food Toxicology, Institute of Environmental Sciences and Public Health, University of Gdansk, 18 Sobieskiego Str, 80 952, Gdansk, Poland
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 88:651-3. 2012
  10. ncbi Content and bioconcentration factors of mercury by Parasol Mushroom Macrolepiota procera
    Jerzy Falandysz
    Department of Environmental Chemistry, University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    J Environ Sci Health B 42:735-40. 2007

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  1. ncbi Knowledge and utilization of edible mushrooms by local populations of the rain forest of south Cameroon
    Han van Dijk
    Forest Management and Policy Group, Wageningen University, The Netherlands
    Ambio 32:19-23. 2003
    ..The apparent discrepancy between extensive mushroom knowledge and rather infrequent mushroom consumption probably relates to the social valuation of mushrooms...
  2. ncbi Major clades of Agaricales: a multilocus phylogenetic overview
    P Brandon Matheny
    Biology Department, Clark University, Worcester, Massachusetts 01610, USA
    Mycologia 98:982-95. 2006
    An overview of the phylogeny of the Agaricales is presented based on a multilocus analysis of a six-gene region supermatrix. Bayesian analyses of 5611 nucleotide characters of rpb1, rpb1-intron 2, rpb2 and 18S, 25S, and 5...
  3. ncbi Total mercury in mushrooms and underlying soil substrate from the Borecka Forest, Northeastern Poland
    J Falandysz
    Department of Environmental Chemistry and Ecotoxicology, University of Gdansk, 18 Sobieskiego Str, PL 80 952 Gdansk, Poland
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 42:145-54. 2002
    ..The values of the cap/stalk Hg quotient were greatest for larch bolete (Suillus flavus) collected from the Borecka Forest (4.4 +/- 1.3) and for honey mushroom (2.7 +/- 0.9) from the adjacent area...
  4. ncbi ICP/MS and ICP/AES elemental analysis (38 elements) of edible wild mushrooms growing in Poland
    J Falandysz
    Department of Environmental Chemistry and Ecotoxicology, University of Gdansk, Poland
    Food Addit Contam 18:503-13. 2001
    ....
  5. doi Hirsutane sesquiterpenoids from the marine-derived fungus Chondrostereum sp
    Hou Jin Li
    School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou, P R China
    Chem Biodivers 8:317-24. 2011
    ..The structures were elucidated mainly on the basis of the NMR, MS, and X-ray single-crystal diffraction data. Hirsutanol A (2) exhibited potent cytotoxic activities against various cancer cell lines...
  6. doi Some mineral constituents of Parasol Mushroom (Macrolepiota procera)
    J Falandysz
    Department of Environmental Chemistry, Ecotoxicology and Food Toxicology, University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    J Environ Sci Health B 43:187-92. 2008
    ..These two toxic metals have been found in elevated concentration in M. procera from unpolluted stands outside of Poland as reported by some authors, which implies the possibility of relatively high background levels in this species...
  7. pmc Understanding cultural significance, the edible mushrooms case
    Roberto Garibay-Orijel
    Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Apdo Postal 113 100, Rumania No 700 Col, Portales, CP 03301, DF Mexico
    J Ethnobiol Ethnomed 3:4. 2007
    ..In the present work, using as model the traditional mycological knowledge of Zapotecs from Oaxaca, Mexico, we analyze the cultural significance of wild edible resources...
  8. doi Accumulation of mercury and methylmercury by mushrooms and earthworms from forest soils
    Stephan R Rieder
    Rhizosphere Processes Group, Swiss Federal Research Institute WSL, 8903 Birmensdorf, Switzerland
    Environ Pollut 159:2861-9. 2011
    ..Earthworms contained similar Hg concentrations (1.04 mg Hg kg(-1) dw) whereas endogeic earthworms accumulated highest amounts of Hg and methyl-Hg...
  9. pmc Comments on "Determination of mercury, cadmium, lead, zinc, selenium and iron by ICP-OES in mushroom samples from around thermal power plant in Muğla, Turkey". doi:10.1007/s00128-011-0357-1
    Jerzy Falandysz
    Research Group of Environmental Chemistry, Ecotoxicology and Food Toxicology, Institute of Environmental Sciences and Public Health, University of Gdansk, 18 Sobieskiego Str, 80 952, Gdansk, Poland
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 88:651-3. 2012
    ..Selenium as reported in the referenced article is discussed in light of typical Se concentrations determined using validated methods as reported by other authors...
  10. ncbi Content and bioconcentration factors of mercury by Parasol Mushroom Macrolepiota procera
    Jerzy Falandysz
    Department of Environmental Chemistry, University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    J Environ Sci Health B 42:735-40. 2007
    ..A value greater then 25 mu g/g dm will imply an elevated content due to site pollution problems. Nevertheless, knowledge on highly toxic methylmercury content and its fraction in the total mercury content of Parasol Mushroom is lacking...
  11. ncbi Mercury in wild mushrooms and underlying soil substrate from the great lakes land in Poland
    Jerzy Falandysz
    Department of Environmental Chemistry and Ecotoxicology, University of Gdansk, 18 Sobieskiego Str, PL 80 952 Gdansk, Poland
    J Environ Monit 4:473-6. 2002
    ..Concentrations of mercury in mushrooms were greater than the tolerance limits suggested for mercury in plant foods...
  12. doi Resveratrol as a kcat type inhibitor for tyrosinase: potentiated melanogenesis inhibitor
    Hiroki Satooka
    Department of Nutritional Science and Toxicology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, United States
    Bioorg Med Chem 20:1090-9. 2012
    ..trans-Pinosylvin, cis-pinosylvin, dihydropinosylvin were also tested for a comparison. These results suggest that possible usage of resveratrol as a tyrosinase inhibitor and a melanogenesis inhibitor...
  13. doi Profile of trace elements in Parasol Mushroom (Macrolepiota procera) from Tucholskie Forest
    Grazyna Jarzynska
    Research Group of Environmental Chemistry, Ecotoxicology and Food Toxicology, Institute of Environmental Sciences and Public Health, University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    J Environ Sci Health B 46:741-51. 2011
    ..Cd and Pb content of Parasol Mushroom's edible caps collected from some sites in the Tucholskie Forest exceed the maximum levels set in the EU for cultivated mushrooms...
  14. doi The family Agaricaceae: phylogenies and two new white-spored genera
    Else C Vellinga
    University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720 3102, USA
    Mycologia 103:494-509. 2011
    ..chionea, so far known only from northern Thailand. These new genera are closely related to three genera with colored spores (viz. Agaricus, Heinemannomyces and Clarkeinda) and not to other white-spored taxa...
  15. doi Cultivation of Pleurotus ostreatus and other edible mushrooms
    Carmen Sanchez
    Laboratory of Biotechnology, Research Centre for Biological Sciences, Universidad Autonoma de Tlaxcala, Tlaxcala, Tlax CP 90000, Mexico
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 85:1321-37. 2010
    ..All this makes P. ostreatus cultivation an excellent alternative for production of mushrooms when compared to other mushrooms...
  16. doi Bioconcentration factors of mercury by Parasol Mushroom (Macrolepiota procera)
    Jerzy Falandysz
    Department of Environmental Chemistry and Ecotoxicology, University of Gdansk, 18 Sobieskiego Str, 80 952 Gdansk, Poland
    Environ Geochem Health 30:121-5. 2008
    ..m.). The BCFs factors for total mercury varied from 0.52 to 470 for individual caps and 0.52 to 360 for stipes, while average values, depending on the site, were from 16 to 220 and from 7.6 to 130 for caps and stipes, respectively...
  17. doi Lead in edible mushrooms: levels and bioaccumulation factors
    M Angeles García
    Department of Toxicology, Faculty of Veterinary University of Santiago de Compostela, Lugo, Spain
    J Hazard Mater 167:777-83. 2009
    ..It can be concluded that the consumption of these mushrooms can not be considered as a toxicological risk from lead content point of view, and they provide a nutritional requirement to the diet...
  18. ncbi Current concentration of artificial radionuclides and estimated radiation doses from 137Cs around the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant, the Semipalatinsk Nuclear Testing Site, and in Nagasaki
    Yasuyuki Taira
    Department of Radiation Epidemiology, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    J Radiat Res 52:88-95. 2011
    ....
  19. pmc Process and dynamics of traditional selling wild edible mushrooms in tropical Mexico
    Felipe Ruán-Soto
    Herbario Eizi Matuda, Escuela de Biologia, Universidad de Ciencias y Artes de Chiapas, Libramiento Norte Poniente S N C, P, 29039, Tuxtla Gutierrez, Chiapas, Mexico
    J Ethnobiol Ethnomed 2:3. 2006
    ..Our aims were to describe the dynamics related to the traditional selling process of wild mushrooms and to determine the tendencies of informants toward mushrooms (mycophily vs. mycophoby)...
  20. ncbi Phylogenetic relationships in Termitomyces (Family Agaricaceae) based on the nucleotide sequence of ITS: a first approach to elucidate the evolutionary history of the symbiosis between fungus-growing termites and their fungi
    Corinne Rouland-Lefevre
    Laboratoire d Ecophysiologie des Invertébrés, Université Paris XII Val de Marne, Creteil Cedex, 94010, France
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 22:423-9. 2002
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  21. doi Trace metal contents in wild edible mushrooms growing on serpentine and volcanic soils on the island of Lesvos, Greece
    M Aloupi
    Water and Air Analysis Laboratory, Department of Environment, University of the Aegean, GR 81100 Mytilene, Greece
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 78:184-94. 2012
    ..Nonetheless, our results indicate that the regular consumption of wild edible mushrooms from Lesvos is quite safe for human health...
  22. doi Protective effects of fractional extracts from Panellus serotinus on non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in obese, diabetic db/db mice
    Masashi Inafuku
    Department of Applied Biochemistry and Food Science, Saga University, Saga 840 8502, Japan
    Br J Nutr 107:639-46. 2012
    ....
  23. doi Vitamin D and sterol composition of 10 types of mushrooms from retail suppliers in the United States
    Katherine M Phillips
    Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 59:7841-53. 2011
    ..0 mg/100 g) and (except morel) ergosta-7-enol. Only morel contained brassicasterol (28.6 mg/100 g) and campesterol (1.23-4.54 mg/100 g) and no ergosta-7,22-dienol. MS was critical in distinguishing campesterol from ergosta-7,22-dienol...
  24. doi Biomolecule profiles in inedible wild mushrooms with antioxidant value
    Filipa S Reis
    Mountain Research Centre CIMO, Instituto Politecnico de Braganca, Campus de Santa Apolonia, Apartado 1172, 5301 855 Braganca, Portugal
    Molecules 16:4328-38. 2011
    ..It could find applications in the prevention of free radical-related diseases as a source of bioactive compounds...
  25. pmc Bivalent carbohydrate binding is required for biological activity of Clitocybe nebularis lectin (CNL), the N,N'-diacetyllactosediamine (GalNAcβ1-4GlcNAc, LacdiNAc)-specific lectin from basidiomycete C. nebularis
    Jure Pohleven
    Department of Biotechnology, Jozef Stefan Institute, Jamova 39, SI 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
    J Biol Chem 287:10602-12. 2012
    ..Thus, the bivalent carbohydrate-binding property of homodimeric CNL is essential for its activity, providing one of the rare pieces of evidence that certain activities of lectins are associated with their multivalency...
  26. pmc A genome survey of Moniliophthora perniciosa gives new insights into Witches' Broom Disease of cacao
    Jorge M C Mondego
    Laboratório de Genômica e Expressão, Departamento de Genetica e Evolucao, Instituto de Biologia, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, CP 6109, 13083 970, Campinas, SP, Brazil
    BMC Genomics 9:548. 2008
    ..roreri, are pathogens of aerial parts of the plant, an uncommon characteristic in the order Agaricales. A genome survey (1.9x coverage) of M...
  27. ncbi Fucogalactan isolated from Sarcodon aspratus elicits release of tumor necrosis factor-alpha and nitric oxide from murine macrophages
    M Mizuno
    Graduate School of Science and Technology, Kobe University, Japan
    Immunopharmacology 46:113-21. 2000
    ..3-fold. Also, fucogalactan showed dose dependence at concentrations from 5 to 500 microg/ml in NO production. Thus, fucogalactan does elicit the release of cytokines such as TNF-alpha and NO...
  28. ncbi Accumulation factors of mercury in mushrooms from Zaborski Landscape Park, Poland
    Jerzy Falandysz
    Environ Int 28:421-7. 2002
    ..0 +/- 6.0 and 61 +/- 20 in caps, and 4.4 +/- 3.1 and 70 +/- 68 in stalks. The concentration ratios of Hg in cap to stalk were from 1.1 +/- 0.5 for Poison Pax (Paxillus involutus) to 2.7 +/- 1.7 in Larch Bolete (S. grevillei)...
  29. doi Mercury in edible mushrooms and underlying soil: bioconcentration factors and toxicological risk
    M J Melgar
    Department of Toxicology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Santiago de Compostela, 27002 Lugo, Spain
    Sci Total Environ 407:5328-34. 2009
    ..pinophilus, A.macrosporus, L.nuda and B.aereus should be consumed in low amounts...
  30. ncbi Content and bioconcentration of mercury in mushrooms from northern Poland
    J Falandysz
    Department of Environmental Chemistry and Ecotoxicology, University of Gdansk, 18 Sobieskiego Str, PL 80 952 Gdansk, Poland
    Food Addit Contam 20:247-53. 2003
    ..arvensis and Horse mushroom (p < 0.05) and a negative correlation for the caps of Death Caps (Amanita phalloides) and Woolly Milk Cap (Lactarius torminosus) (p < 0.05), while for other species no clear trend was found...
  31. ncbi In vitro effects on proliferation, apoptosis and colony inhibition in ER-dependent and ER-independent human breast cancer cells by selected mushroom species
    Yu Huan Gu
    Bastyr University, 14500 Juanita Drive NE, Kenmore, WA 98028, USA
    Oncol Rep 15:417-23. 2006
    ..and Flammulina velutipes contain potent antitumor compounds for breast cancer. Our finding is important due to the lack of chemotherapeutic and chemopreventive agents for ER- human breast cancer...
  32. doi Survey on composition and bioconcentration potential of 12 metallic elements in King Bolete (Boletus edulis) mushroom that emerged at 11 spatially distant sites
    Jerzy Falandysz
    Research Group of Environmental Chemistry, Ecotoxicology and Food Toxicology, Institute of Environmental Sciences and Public Health, University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    J Environ Sci Health B 46:231-46. 2011
    ..In this report also reviewed are data on Al, Ba, Ca, Cd, Cu, Fe, K, Mg, Mn, Na, Sr and Zn accumulation in King Bolete...
  33. pmc The hemibiotrophic cacao pathogen Moniliophthora perniciosa depends on a mitochondrial alternative oxidase for biotrophic development
    Daniela P T Thomazella
    Laboratório de Genômica e Expressão, Departamento de Genetica, Evolução e Bioagentes, Instituto de Biologia, Universidade Estadual de Campinas UNICAMP, Campinas, SP, Brazil
    New Phytol 194:1025-34. 2012
    ..perniciosa and regulates the transition to its necrotrophic stage. Strikingly, this model correlates well with the infection strategy of animal pathogens, particularly Trypanosoma brucei, which uses AOX as a strategy for pathogenicity...
  34. ncbi Contents of vitamins, mineral elements, and some phenolic compounds in cultivated mushrooms
    P Mattila
    Agricultural Research Centre of Finland, Food Research, Building L, 31600 Jokioinen, Finland
    J Agric Food Chem 49:2343-8. 2001
    ..2 mg/kg dw) and the levels of Cd were quite high in L. edodes (1.2 mg/kg dw). No flavonoids or lignans were found in the mushrooms analyzed. In addition, the phenolic acid contents were very low...
  35. ncbi Phylogenetic relationships of agaric fungi based on nuclear large subunit ribosomal DNA sequences
    J M Moncalvo
    Department of Botany, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    Syst Biol 49:278-305. 2000
    Phylogenetic relationships of mushrooms and their relatives within the order Agaricales were addressed by using nuclear large subunit ribosomal DNA sequences...
  36. pmc An antitumour lectin from the edible mushroom Agrocybe aegerita
    Chenguang Zhao
    School of Life Science, Wuhan University, Wuhan City, Hubei Province, 430072, People s Republic of China
    Biochem J 374:321-7. 2003
    ..Based on the results obtained in these assays, we conclude that AAL exerts its antitumour effects via apoptosis-inducing and DNase activities...
  37. doi Wild and commercial mushrooms as source of nutrients and nutraceuticals
    Lillian Barros
    CIMO Escola Superior Agraria, Instituto Politecnico de Braganca, Campus de Santa Apolonia, Apartado 1172, 5301 855 Braganca, Portugal
    Food Chem Toxicol 46:2742-7. 2008
    ..There were no differences between the antimicrobial properties of wild and commercial species. The ongoing research will lead to a new generation of foods, and will certainly promote their nutritional and medicinal use...
  38. ncbi Purification of a novel low-molecular-mass laccase with HIV-1 reverse transcriptase inhibitory activity from the mushroom Tricholoma giganteum
    H X Wang
    Department of Microbiology, China Agricultural University, and State Key Laboratory of Agrobiotechnology, Beijing, China
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 315:450-4. 2004
    ..The laccase was unadsorbed on DEAE-cellulose and adsorbed on Affi-gel blue gel and CM-cellulose. It inhibited HIV-1 reverse transcriptase with an IC(50) of 2.2 microM...
  39. ncbi Structural analysis of the Laetiporus sulphureus hemolytic pore-forming lectin in complex with sugars
    Jose M Mancheno
    Grupo de Cristalografia Macromolecular y Biologia Estructural, Instituto Rocasolano, CSIC, Serrano, 119, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    J Biol Chem 280:17251-9. 2005
    ..The crystal structures of the complexes of LSL with lactose and N-acetyllactosamine reveal two dissacharide-binding sites per subunit and permits the identification of critical residues involved in sugar binding...
  40. ncbi Coriolus versicolor: a medicinal mushroom with promising immunotherapeutic values
    Kevin K W Chu
    School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT
    J Clin Pharmacol 42:976-84. 2002
    ..Presented also in this review are the current uses and administration, potential drug interactions, and contraindication of aqueous extracts prepared from CV...
  41. ncbi Proteins as active compounds involved in insecticidal activity of mushroom fruitbodies
    Ming Wang
    Groupe de Biochimie des Protéines, Universite Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France
    J Econ Entomol 95:603-7. 2002
    ..Among proteins, lectins and hemolysins were good insecticide candidates because the toxicities were not affected by protease...
  42. ncbi A new laccase from dried fruiting bodies of the monkey head mushroom Hericium erinaceum
    H X Wang
    Department of Microbiology, China Agricultural University, Beijing, China
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 322:17-21. 2004
    ..High activity of the enzyme was observed at pH 3-5 and at 50-80 degrees C. Its activity was completely abolished at pH 8 and 9 and after boiling for 10min. A temperature of 50 degrees C and a pH of 5.0 were optimal for its activity...
  43. ncbi Antioxidant and antimelanogenic properties of chestnut flower extract
    Kumar Sapkota
    Department of Biotechnology, Chosun University, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 74:1527-33. 2010
    ....
  44. doi Induction of dendritic cell maturation by β-glucan isolated from Sparassis crispa
    Hyung Sook Kim
    College of Pharmacy and Medical Research Center CICT, Chungbuk National University, 410 Seongbong, Heungduk, Cheongju, Chungbuk 361 763, Republic of Korea
    Int Immunopharmacol 10:1284-94. 2010
    ..These results indicate that sparan activates DCs via MAPK and NF-κB signaling pathways, which are signaling molecules downstream of TLR4...
  45. ncbi A novel lectin with antiproliferative activity from the medicinal mushroom Pholiota adiposa
    G Q Zhang
    State Key Laboratory for Agrobiotechnology and Department of Microbiology, China Agricultural University, Beijing, China
    Acta Biochim Pol 56:415-21. 2009
    ..Its N-terminal amino-acid sequence showed little similarity to sequences of other Agaricales lectins...
  46. ncbi Can mushrooms help save the world? Interview by Bonnie J. Horrigan
    Paul Stamets
    Explore (NY) 2:152-61. 2006
    ..EXPLORE interviewed Stamets at his home and mushroom farms near Seattle, Washington, in the summer of 2005...
  47. ncbi Soil-fungi transfer coefficients: Importance of the location of mycelium in soil and of the differential availability of radionuclides in soil fractions
    A Baeza
    Department of Physics, Faculty of Veterinary, University of Extremadura, Avda Universidad s n, Caceres 10071, Spain
    J Environ Radioact 81:89-106. 2005
    ..With these modifications, we were able to analyze Cs-K competition in several species of mycorrhizal and saprophytic fungi...
  48. pmc Mercury bio-concentration by Puffballs (Lycoperdon perlatum) and evaluation of dietary intake risks
    Jerzy Falandysz
    Institute of Environmental Sciences and Public Health, University of Gdansk, 18 Sobieskiego Str, 80 952 Gdansk, Poland
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 89:759-63. 2012
    ..Summarized and discussed are published data available on total Hg and methylmercury in L. perlatum...
  49. doi Multivariate analysis of elements content of Larch Bolete (Suillus grevillei) mushroom
    Krzysztof Chudzyński
    University of Gdansk, Department of Environmental Chemistry, Ecotoxicology and Food Toxicology, 18 Sobieskiego Str, PL 80 952 Gdansk, Poland
    Chemosphere 73:1230-9. 2008
    ..In the case of cadmium and specimens from the Western Beskid or Pogórze Wielickie sites in the south of Poland intake will slightly (around 10%) exceed PTWI value, and for other sites will not exceed (between 2% and 26% of PTWI)...
  50. ncbi Oral administration of the extract from Hatakeshimeji (Lyophyllum decastes sing.) mushroom inhibits the development of atopic dermatitis-like skin lesions in NC/Nga mice
    Yuuichi Ukawa
    Oji Forest and Products Co, Ltd, 1 1 1 Shinkiba, Koutou ku, Tokyo 136 0082, Japan
    J Nutr Sci Vitaminol (Tokyo) 53:293-6. 2007
    ..On the other hand, IL-4 production was significantly decreased by treatment with LD extract. These results suggest that LD extract exerts anti-allergic actions by suppressing the serum IgE and Th2-type immune responses...
  51. ncbi Alleviation of experimental septic shock in mice by acidic polysaccharide isolated from the medicinal mushroom Phellinus linteus
    Gi Young Kim
    Department of Microbiology, College of Natural Sciences, Pusan National University, South Korea
    Biol Pharm Bull 26:1418-23. 2003
    ..The ability of PL to significantly reduce the TNF-alpha production indicates the potential of the polysaccharides in possible therapeutic strategies that are based on down-regulation of TNF-alpha...
  52. ncbi Ligand interactions of the Coprinopsis cinerea galectins
    Piers J Walser
    Institute of Microbiology, ETH Honggerberg, Wolfgang Pauli Str 10, CH 8093 Zurich, Switzerland
    Fungal Genet Biol 42:293-305. 2005
    ..cinerea...
  53. ncbi Anti-inflammatory and related pharmacological activities of the n-BuOH subfraction of mushroom Phellinus linteus
    Sun Hyoung Kim
    College of Pharmacy, Sookmyung Women s University, Cheongpa dong, Yongsan, Seoul 140 742, South Korea
    J Ethnopharmacol 93:141-6. 2004
    ..These results suggest that Phellinus linteus has anti-inflammatory and antinociceptive activities, in addition to its anti-angiogenic activity...
  54. ncbi Effects of pollutants on laccase activities of Marasmius quercophilus, a white-rot fungus isolated from a Mediterranean schlerophyllous litter
    A M Farnet
    Faculté des Sciences et Techniques de St Jérôme, Universite Paul Cezanne, Marseille, France
    Chemosphere 70:895-900. 2008
    ..However the strong effect of chloride ion on laccase activity should be further investigated with in situ studies since this could drastically influence carbon recycling in litters from Mediterranean littoral locations...
  55. ncbi Taxonomy and toxicity of Conocybe lactea and related species
    Heather E Hallen
    DOE Plant Research Laboratory, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824 1312, USA
    Mycol Res 107:969-79. 2003
    ..Candidae, but as a distinct taxon. It is hypothesized that the unique sequestrate morphology of G. lateritia may be caused by a bacterial infection...
  56. ncbi First report of phytochelatins in a mushroom: induction of phytochelatins by metal exposure in Boletus edulis
    Christian Collin-Hansen
    Yale University, School of Medicine, CMHC, 34 Park Street, New Haven, Connecticut 06519, USA
    Mycologia 99:161-74. 2007
    ..The appearance of more complex PCs was coupled to declining concentrations of GSH. To our knowledge this is the first report demonstrating the presence of PCs in a macromycete...
  57. doi Concentrations and bioconcentration factors of minerals in yellow-cracking Bolete (Xerocomus subtomentosus) mushroom collected in Noteć Forest, Poland
    Grazyna Jarzynska
    Research Group of Environmental Chemistry, Ecotoxicology and Food Toxicology, Inst of Environmental Sciences and Public Health, Univ of Gdańsk, 18 Sobieskiego Str, 80 952 Gdansk, Poland
    J Food Sci 77:H202-6. 2012
    ..Mercury in a conventional meal (300 g) portion of Yellow-cracking Bolete was far below the provisionally tolerable weekly intake of 0.004 mg/kg body weight (bw) as reevaluated recently by WHO...
  58. ncbi Anamorphs of the Bolbitiaceae (Basidiomycota, Agaricales)
    Grit Walther
    Friedrich Schiller Universitat Jena, Dornburger Str 159, D 07743 Jena, Germany
    Mycologia 98:792-800. 2006
    ..Consequently we emend the family concept based on anamorphic characters...
  59. doi Distribution of 210Pb and 210Po concentrations in wild berries and mushrooms in boreal forest ecosystems
    Kaisa Vaaramaa
    Laboratory of Radiochemistry, Department of Chemistry, P O Box 55, FI 00014 University of Helsinki, Finland
    Sci Total Environ 408:84-91. 2009
    ..210Po and 210Pb dominate the radiation doses received via ingestion of wild berries and mushrooms in northern Finland, while in southern Finland the ingested dose is dominated by 137Cs from the Chernobyl fallout...
  60. doi Temporal variability in 20 chemical elements content of Parasol Mushroom (Macrolepiota procera) collected from two sites over a few years
    Magdalena Gucia
    Research Group of Environmental Chemistry, Ecotoxicology and Food Toxicology, Institute of Environmental Sciences and Public Health, University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    J Environ Sci Health B 47:81-8. 2012
    ....
  61. doi The evolution of autodigestion in the mushroom family Psathyrellaceae (Agaricales) inferred from Maximum Likelihood and Bayesian methods
    László G Nagy
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Science and Informatics, University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary, H 6726 Szeged, Közép fasor 52, Hungary
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 57:1037-48. 2010
    ....
  62. ncbi Plutonium and other alpha emitters in mushrooms from Poland, Spain and Ukraine
    J W Mietelsk
    Environmental Radioactivity Laboratory, The Henry Niewodniczański Institute of Nuclear Physics, Krakow, Poland
    Appl Radiat Isot 56:717-29. 2002
    ..Some aspects of the transfer of nuclides to fruit bodies is discussed and in some cases the transfer factors or aggregation coefficients were calculated. Especially high transfer factors were found for Hebeloma cylindrosporum from Spain...
  63. ncbi Long-term trends in the uptake of radiocesium in Rozites caperatus
    Morten Strandberg
    Risø National Laboratory, DK 4000 Roskilde, Denmark
    Sci Total Environ 327:315-21. 2004
    ....
  64. pmc Early development of Moniliophthora perniciosa basidiomata and developmentally regulated genes
    Acássia B L Pires
    Centro de Biotecnologia e Genética, Laboratório de Genômica e Expressão Gênica, Departamento de Ciencias Biologicas, Universidade Estadual de Santa Cruz, Rodovia Ilhéus Itabuna, Km 16, 45662 000, Ilhéus Bahia, Brazil
    BMC Microbiol 9:158. 2009
    ..A deeper understanding of the mechanisms underlying the sexual phase of this fungus may help develop chemical, biological or genetic strategies to control the disease...
  65. ncbi Galerina Earle: A polyphyletic genus in the consortium of dark-spored agarics
    Gro Gulden
    Natural History Museum, University of Oslo, PO Box 1172 Blindern, N 0318 Oslo, Norway
    Mycologia 97:823-37. 2005
    ..Our results affirm that morphological characters often are highly homoplastic in the agarics. At the present stage formal taxonomic consequences or nomenclatural changes are not proposed...
  66. ncbi Mercury content and its bioconcentration factors in wild mushrooms at Łukta and Morag, northeastern Poland
    Jerzy Falandysz
    Department of Environmental Chemistry and Ecotoxicology, University of Gdansk, 18 Sobieskiego Str, PL 80 952 Gdansk, Poland
    J Agric Food Chem 51:2832-6. 2003
    ....
  67. ncbi IFN-gamma induction by SCG, 1,3-beta-D-glucan from Sparassis crispa, in DBA/2 mice in vitro
    Toshie Harada
    Laboratory for Immunopharmacology of Microbial Products, School of Pharmacy, Tokyo University of Pharmacy and Life Science, 1432 1 Horinouchi, Hachioji, Tokyo 192 0392, Japan
    J Interferon Cytokine Res 22:1227-39. 2002
    ..In addition, interleukin-12 p70 (IL-12p70) was induced by SCG in DBA/2 mice. It was suggested that soluble factors and cell-cell contact mediate synergistic effects on SCG-induced IFN-gamma production...
  68. pmc The effects of whole mushrooms during inflammation
    Sanhong Yu
    Center for Immunology and Infectious Disease, Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Science, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA
    BMC Immunol 10:12. 2009
    ..A number of isolated mushroom constituents have been shown to modulate immunity. Five commonly consumed edible mushrooms were tested to determine whether whole mushrooms stimulate the immune system in vitro and in vivo...
  69. ncbi A bioactive (1-->3)-, (1--4)-beta-D-glucan from Collybia dryophila and other mushrooms
    Maribel Pacheco-Sanchez
    Centre de Recherche en Horticulture, Pavilion de l Envirotron, Universite Laval, Quebec QC, G1K 7P4 Canada
    Mycologia 98:180-5. 2006
    ..In addition it was shown that polysaccharides similar to CDP (CDP-like) are present in Lentinus edodes and different wild mushrooms collected in northeastern North America...
  70. doi High concentration of basidiolichens in a single family of agaricoid mushrooms (Basidiomycota: Agaricales: Hygrophoraceae)
    James D Lawrey
    Department of Environmental Science and Policy, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA 22030 4444, USA
    Mycol Res 113:1154-71. 2009
    The Agaricales is the largest and most diverse order of mushroom-forming Basidiomycota, with over 100 natural groups recognized in recent Fungal Tree of Life studies...
  71. ncbi Isolation of a galactomannan that enhances macrophage activation from the edible fungus Morchella esculenta
    Christine J G Duncan
    Department of Pharmacognosy and National Center for Natural Products Research, Research Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Pharmacy, The University of Mississippi, 38677, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 50:5683-5. 2002
    ..This galactomannan comprises about 2.0% of the dry fungal material weight, and its glycosyl components include mannose (62.9%) and galactose (20.0%)...
  72. doi Effects of medicinal mushroom (Sparassis crispa) on wound healing in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats
    A Hon Kwon
    Department of Surgery, Kansai Medical University, Hisakata, Osaka, Japan
    Am J Surg 197:503-9. 2009
    ..Sparassis crispa (SC) is a medicinal mushroom and its beta-glucan content is more than 40%. This study investigated whether oral administration of SC could improve the impaired wound healing in diabetic rats...
  73. ncbi Genetic variability and chromosome-length polymorphisms of the witches' broom pathogen Crinipellis perniciosa from various plant hosts in South America
    Johana Rincones
    Laboratório de Genômica e Expressão, Departamento de Genetica e Evolucao, Instituto de Biologia, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, CP 6109, Campinas, 13083 970, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Mycol Res 110:821-32. 2006
    ..This finding has important implications to the current cacao-breeding programme in Brazil...
  74. ncbi Single nucleotide polymorphisms in the ectomycorrhizal mushroom Tricholoma matsutake
    Jianping Xu
    Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, Yunnan, People s Republic of China
    Microbiology 153:2002-12. 2007
    ..The implications of these SNPs and haplotypes for our understanding of the genetics, population history, ecology and evolution of this important mushroom species are discussed...
  75. ncbi Lower level relationships in the mushroom genus Cortinarius (Basidiomycota, Agaricales): a comparison of RPB1, RPB2, and ITS phylogenies
    T G Frøslev
    Department of Microbiology, Institute of Biology, University of Copenhagen, Øster Farimagsgade 2D, DK 1353 Copenhagen K, Denmark
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 37:602-18. 2005
    ..We speculate that sequence information from RNA polymerase II genes have the potential for resolving phylogenetic problems at several levels of the diverse and taxonomically very challenging genus Cortinarius...
  76. ncbi Isolation and characterization of a novel lectin from the mushroom Armillaria luteo-virens
    K Feng
    State Key Laboratory for Agrobiotechnology and Department of Microbiology, China Agricultural University, Beijing
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 345:1573-8. 2006
    ....
  77. ncbi No evidence of population structure across three isolated subpopulations of Russula brevipes in an oak/pine woodland
    Sarah E Bergemann
    University of California, Berkeley, Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management, Division of Ecosystem Science, 137 Mulford Hall 3114, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    New Phytol 170:177-84. 2006
    ..These results indicate that R. brevipes constitutes a randomly mating population with no genetic differentiation between locations or across successive fruiting seasons...
  78. ncbi Broken hyphae of the basidiomycete Crinipellis perniciosa allow quantitative assay of toxicity
    Dorival F Filho
    Departamento de Ciencias Biologicas, Universidade Estadual de Santa Cruz, Rodovia Ilhéus Itabuna, Km 16, Ilheus, BA, CEP 45650WW 000, Brasil
    Curr Microbiol 52:407-12. 2006
    ..The pronounced sensitivity of the dikaryotic form of C. perniciosa to PAQ and H2O2 points to a weak protection from oxidative stress-inducing agents...
  79. ncbi The causal agents of witches' broom and frosty pod rot of cacao (chocolate, Theobroma cacao) form a new lineage of Marasmiaceae
    M C Aime
    USDA Agricultural Research Service, Systematic Botany and Mycology Lab, Beltsville, Maryland 20705, USA
    Mycologia 97:1012-22. 2005
    ..nov. and M. roreri, as well as one undescribed endophytic species. The sister genera to Moniliophthora are Marasmius, Crinipellis and Chaetocalathus, which consist mainly of saprotrophic litter fungi...
  80. ncbi Russula parvovirescens sp. nov., a common but ignored species in the eastern United States
    Bart Buyck
    Museum national d histoire naturelle, Systematics and Evolution Department, UMS 602 Post Box 39, 75231 Paris, France
    Mycologia 98:612-5. 2006
    ..The new species is described here, illustrated in detail and compared with R. virescens and R. crustosa...
  81. doi Moniliophthora perniciosa, the causal agent of witches' broom disease of cacao: what's new from this old foe?
    Lyndel W Meinhardt
    Sustainable Perennial Crops Laboratory, USDA ARS, 10300 Baltimore Ave, Bldg 001, Beltsville, MD 20705 2350, USA
    Mol Plant Pathol 9:577-88. 2008
    ..These new findings have greatly improved our understanding of this fungal/host interaction and we may be at the crossroads of understanding how hemibiotrophic fungal plant pathogens cause disease in other crops...
  82. doi The mitochondrial genome of the phytopathogenic basidiomycete Moniliophthora perniciosa is 109 kb in size and contains a stable integrated plasmid
    Eduardo F Formighieri
    Laboratório de Genômica e Expressão, Departamento de Genetica e Evolucao, Instituto de Biologia, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, 13083 970, Campinas, SP, Brazil
    Mycol Res 112:1136-52. 2008
    ..The integration of this plasmid seems to be a recent evolutionary event that could have implications in fungal biology. This sequence is available under GenBank accession number AY376688...
  83. doi Differential gene expression between the biotrophic-like and saprotrophic mycelia of the witches' broom pathogen Moniliophthora perniciosa
    Johana Rincones
    Laboratório de Genômica e Expressão, Departamento de Genetica e Evolucao, Instituto de Biologia, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, CP 6109, Campinas 13083 970, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Mol Plant Microbe Interact 21:891-908. 2008
    ..This work significantly contributes to our understanding of the molecular mechanisms of WBD and, to our knowledge, is the first to analyze differential gene expression of the different phases of a hemibiotrophic fungus...
  84. pmc Structural basis for chitotetraose coordination by CGL3, a novel galectin-related protein from Coprinopsis cinerea
    Martin Andreas Wälti
    Institute of Microbiology, ETH Zurich, Wolfgang Pauli Str 10, CH 8093 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Mol Biol 379:146-59. 2008
    ....
  85. doi Protein extraction for proteome analysis from cacao leaves and meristems, organs infected by Moniliophthora perniciosa, the causal agent of the witches' broom disease
    Carlos Priminho Pirovani
    UESC, DCB, Laboratório de Genômica e Expressão Gênica, Rodovia Ilhéus Itabuna, Ilhéus BA, Brasil
    Electrophoresis 29:2391-401. 2008
    ..It is expected that the protocols described here could help to develop high-level proteomic and biochemical studies in cacao also being applicable to other recalcitrant plant tissues...
  86. doi Identification of a second family of genes in Moniliophthora perniciosa, the causal agent of witches' broom disease in cacao, encoding necrosis-inducing proteins similar to cerato-platanins
    Gustavo Zaparoli
    Laboratório de Genômica e Expressão, Departamento de Genetica e Evolucao, IB UNICAMP, Caixa Postal 6109, CEP 13083 970, Campinas, Brazil
    Mycol Res 113:61-72. 2009
    ..This is the first report of a basidiomycete presenting both NEP1-like proteins (NLPs) and CPs in its genome...
  87. doi Carbon source-dependent variation of acquired mutagen resistance of Moniliophthora perniciosa: similarities in natural and artificial systems
    R X Santos
    Departamento de Ciencias Biologicas, Universidade Estadual de Santa Cruz, Rodovia Ilhéus Itabuna, Km 16, Ilheus, CEP 45662 000 Brasil, BA, Brazil
    Fungal Genet Biol 45:851-60. 2008
    ..These results correlate with expression of fungal genes that protect against ROS and with biochemical changes observed in infected cacao tissues, where glycerol and high amounts of ROS have been detected in green brooms...
  88. doi Recombination and genetic differentiation among natural populations of the ectomycorrhizal mushroom Tricholoma matsutake from southwestern China
    Jianping Xu
    Key Laboratory of Biodiversity and Biogeography, Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, Yunnan 650204, China
    Mol Ecol 17:1238-47. 2008
    ..We discuss the implications of our results to the ecology and resource management of this species...
  89. doi Production of calcium oxalate crystals by the basidiomycete Moniliophthora perniciosa, the causal agent of witches' broom disease of Cacao
    Maria Carolina S do Rio
    Departamento de Genetica e Evolucao, Instituto de Biologia, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Campinas, 13083 970, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Curr Microbiol 56:363-70. 2008
    ..Taken together, our results suggest that oxalate production by M. perniciosa may play a role in the WBD pathogenesis mechanism...
  90. doi Use of response surface methodology to examine chitinase regulation in the basidiomycete Moniliophthora perniciosa
    Maíza Alves Lopes
    Laboratório de Genômica e Expressão Gênica, DCB, Universidade Estadual de Santa Cruz, Rodovia Ilhéus Itabuna, Km 16, 45650 000 Ilhéus BA, Brazil
    Mycol Res 112:399-406. 2008
    ..Thus, as an essential component of M. perniciosa growth, chitinases may be a potential target for strategies to control disease...
  91. ncbi Dietary supplementation with white button mushroom enhances natural killer cell activity in C57BL/6 mice
    Dayong Wu
    Nutritional Immunology Laboratory, Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Nutr 137:1472-7. 2007
    ..This effect might be mediated through increased IFNgamma and TNFalpha production...
  92. pmc Wild food plants of popular use in Sicily
    Francesca Lentini
    Department of Botanical Sciences, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    J Ethnobiol Ethnomed 3:15. 2007
    ..These studies may also suggest new applications for a few botanicals in medico-nutritional fields. The work includes also a short review of the seaweeds and mushrooms traditionally gathered and consumed in Sicily...
  93. pmc As you reap, so shall you sow: coupling of harvesting and inoculating stabilizes the mutualism between termites and fungi
    Duur K Aanen
    Laboratory of Genetics, Arboretumlaan 4, 6703 BD Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Biol Lett 2:209-12. 2006
    ..This comparison shows that--although common factors for the ultimate evolutionary stability of mutualisms can be identified--the proximate mechanisms can be fundamentally different between different mutualisms...
  94. pmc Purification, characterization and cloning of a ricin B-like lectin from mushroom Clitocybe nebularis with antiproliferative activity against human leukemic T cells
    Jure Pohleven
    Department of Biotechnology, Jozef Stefan Institute, Jamova 39, SI 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1790:173-81. 2009
    ..Lectins are a diverse group of carbohydrate-binding proteins exhibiting numerous biological activities and functions...
  95. ncbi Effects of niacin-bound chromium, Maitake mushroom fraction SX and (-)-hydroxycitric acid on the metabolic syndrome in aged diabetic Zucker fatty rats
    Nadeem Talpur
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Mol Cell Biochem 252:369-77. 2003
    ..These results demonstrate that elderly diabetics and even aging individuals might benefit from a similar regimen...
  96. ncbi Medicinal mushroom modulators of molecular targets as cancer therapeutics
    Ben Zion Zaidman
    Biodiversity and Biotechnology Center of Cryptogamic Plants and Fungi, The Institute of Evolution, University of Haifa, Mount Carmel, Israel
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 67:453-68. 2005
    ....
  97. ncbi Biochemical changes during the development of witches' broom: the most important disease of cocoa in Brazil caused by Crinipellis perniciosa
    L M Scarpari
    Departamento de Genetica e Evolucao, IB UNICAMP, CP 6109, 13083 970, Campinas SP, Brazil
    J Exp Bot 56:865-77. 2005
    ..Some of the other biochemical alterations are directly associated with ethylene synthesis and may be important for the modification of its effect on the infected tissues...
  98. ncbi Pleurotus and Agrocybe hemolysins, new proteins hypothetically involved in fungal fruiting
    Sabina Berne
    Department of Biology, Biotechnical Faculty, University of Ljubljana, Vecna pot 111, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1570:153-9. 2002
    ..It is suggestive that the isolated hemolysins play an important role in initial phase of fungal fruiting...
  99. ncbi Proteoglycan isolated from Phellinus linteus inhibits tumor growth through mechanisms leading to an activation of CD11c+CD8+ DC and type I helper T cell-dominant immune state
    Gi Young Kim
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, and Medical Research Institute, Pusan National University College of Medicine, Ami Dong 1 10, Seo Gu, Pusan 602 739, Republic of Korea
    FEBS Lett 576:391-400. 2004
    ..These results indicate that the administration of PG inhibited the tumor growth through a mechanism leading to a Th-1 dominant immune state and the activation of CD11cCD8+ DC...
  100. ncbi Effects of D-Fraction, a polysaccharide from Grifola frondosa on tumor growth involve activation of NK cells
    Noriko Kodama
    Department of Microbial Chemistry, Kobe Pharmaceutical University, Japan
    Biol Pharm Bull 25:1647-50. 2002
    ..These results suggest that NK cells are not only responsible for the early effects of D-Fraction on tumor growth, but also for the long-term tumor-suppressive effects of D-Fraction through increased IL-12 released from macrophages...
  101. ncbi PCR-based sensitive detection of medicinal fungi Hericium species from ribosomal internal transcribed spacer (ITS) sequences
    Ling Lu
    College of Life Science, Nanjing Normal University, PR China
    Biol Pharm Bull 25:975-80. 2002
    ..The primers were also successfully employed to identify H. erinaceus with different tissue types...

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  6. ON THE ROLE OF THE HPS GENE PRODUCT IN MELANOCYTES
    Raymond Boissy; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..These studies will contribute to our knowledge of cellular trafficking in general and the pathophysiology of HPS in specific. ..
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    BARRY TROST; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  8. OmpR and acid regulation of Escherichia coli fim genes
    WILLIAM SCHWAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..By understanding how the fim genes are regulated, we may be able to treat urinary tract infections in the future through dietary changes or drugs that affect the regulatory cascade that leads to type 1 pilus expression. ..
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