Trichur S Suryanarayanan
- Characterization of the melanin pigment of a cosmopolitan fungal endophyteTrichur S Suryanarayanan
Post Graduate and Research Department of Botany, Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda College, Chennai 600 004, India
Mycol Res 108:974-8. 2004..Melanin in the hyphae of P. capitalensis may be responsible for the success of this fungus as a cosmopolitan endophyte, since melanin is known to enhance the survival capability of fungi in stressful environments...
- Endophytic fungi associated with cacti in ArizonaTrichur S Suryanarayanan
PG and Research Department of Botany, Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda College, Chennai 600 004, India
Mycol Res 109:635-9. 2005..Species of Colletotrichum, Phomopsis, and Phyllosticta, which are commonly isolated as endophytes from plants of more mesic habitats, were absent from these cacti...
- ITS-RFLP and ITS sequence analysis of a foliar endophytic Phyllosticta from different tropical treesAjay K Pandey
Department of Biotechnology, Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology, Patiala 147 001, India
Mycol Res 107:439-44. 2003..capitalensis. These results show that P. capitalensis (teleomorph Guignardia endophyllicola?) is an ubiquitous foliar endophyte that can infect tree hosts from different families and habitats...
- Incidence of Leptosphaerulina crassiasca in symptomless leaves of peanut in southern IndiaTrichur S Suryanarayanan
Vivekananda Institute of Tropical Mycology, Ramakrishna Mission Vidyapith, Chennai 600004, India
J Basic Microbiol 46:305-9. 2006..There are limited studies on fungal endophytes of cultivated crops and hence, the present observation underlines the need to know more about the biology of endophytic fungi of crop plants...