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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...
- [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...
- 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...
- 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 ..
- 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 ..
- 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...
- 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 ..
- 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...
- 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, ..
- 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 ..
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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)...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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 ..
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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 ..
- Edible mushroom (Agaricus bisporus) lectin, which reversibly inhibits epithelial cell proliferation, blocks nuclear localization sequence-dependent nuclear protein importL G Yu
Department of Medicine, University of Liverpool, Liverpool L69 3GA, United Kingdom
J Biol Chem 274:4890-9. 1999The Galbeta1-3GalNAcalpha (TF antigen)-binding lectin (ABL) from the common edible mushroom (Agaricus bisporus) has a potent anti-proliferative effect without any apparent cytotoxicity...
- Biochemical and physiological aspects of brown blotch disease of Agaricus bisporusC Soler-Rivas
Agrotechnological Research Institute ATO DLO, Bornsesteeg 59, 6708 PD, Wageningen, The Netherlands
FEMS Microbiol Rev 23:591-614. 1999Pseudomonas tolaasii is a bacterium endemic to the compost beds where common mushroom (Agaricus bisporus) is cultivated...
- Characterization by 16S rRNA sequence analysis of pseudomonads causing blotch disease of cultivated Agaricus bisporusS A Godfrey
University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, New Zealand
Appl Environ Microbiol 67:4316-23. 2001Bacterial blotch of Agaricus bisporus has typically been identified as being caused by either Pseudomonas tolaasii (brown blotch) or Pseudomonas gingeri (ginger blotch)...
- Saprotrophic and mycoparasitic components of aggressiveness of Trichoderma harzianum groups toward the commercial mushroom Agaricus bisporusJosie Williams
Department of Biology and Biochemistry, University of Bath, Bath BA2 7AY, United Kingdom
Appl Environ Microbiol 69:4192-9. 2003..of isolates representing groups of Trichoderma harzianum to establish a mechanism for the aggressiveness towards Agaricus bisporus in infested commercial compost...
- Lack of subchronic toxicity of an aqueous extract of Agaricus blazei Murrill in F344 ratsY Kuroiwa
Division of Pathology, National Institute of Health Sciences, 1 18 1 Kamiyoga, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo 158 8501, Japan
Food Chem Toxicol 43:1047-53. 2005b>Agaricus blazei Murrill, an edible mushroom, is widely used as a functional food due to its possible medicinal effects. Aqueous extracts are also used as food additive to provide an agreeable bitter taste...
- Effect of water-soluble proteoglycan isolated from Agaricus blazei on the maturation of murine bone marrow-derived dendritic cellsGi Young Kim
Department of Microbiology and Medical Research Institute, Pusan National University, College of Medicine, Ami Dong 1 10, Seo Gu, Pusan 602 739, Republic of Korea
Int Immunopharmacol 5:1523-32. 2005Water-soluble proteoglycan (WSPG) of Agaricus blazei Murill has been known to stimulate the non-specific complements and humoral immune functions to act as polyclonal activators of B cells and to inhibit tumor growth and metastasis...
- Agaricus subrufescens, a cultivated edible and medicinal mushroom, and its synonymsRichard W Kerrigan
Sylvan Research, Kittanning, Pennsylvania 16201, USA
Mycologia 97:12-24. 2005b>Agaricus subrufescens Peck was cultivated first in the late 1800s in eastern North America. The type consists partly of cultivated material and partly of field-collected specimens...
- An extract of the medicinal mushroom Agaricus blazei Murill differentially stimulates production of pro-inflammatory cytokines in human monocytes and human vein endothelial cells in vitroSoosaipillai Bernardshaw
Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Ulleval University Hospital, Kirkeveien 166, 0407 Oslo, Norway
Inflammation 29:147-53. 2005An extract of the edible mushroom Agaricus blazei Murill (AbM) has known antitumor and anti-infection properties, probably mainly by stimulating mononuclear phagocytes of the native immune system...
- Pangola grass colonized with Scytalidium thermophilum for production of Agaricus bisporusJose E Sanchez
El Colegio de la Frontera Sur, Apdo Postal 36, Tapachula, Chiapas 30700, Mexico
Bioresour Technol 99:655-62. 2008..mycelial growth of Scytalidium thermophilum and then comparing the growth and production of a brown variety of Agaricus bisporus on substrate non-colonized and colonized with S. thermophilum. Mycelial growth of S...
- Effect of an extract of the mushroom Agaricus blazei Murill on expression of adhesion molecules and production of reactive oxygen species in monocytes and granulocytes in human whole blood ex vivoSoosaipillai Bernardshaw
Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
APMIS 115:719-25. 2007We have reported that an extract of the edible officinal mushroom Agaricus blazei Murill (AbM) stimulates synthesis of pro-inflammatory cytokines in human monocytes and vein endothelial cells in vitro and reduces the extent of lethal ..
- White button mushroom enhances maturation of bone marrow-derived dendritic cells and their antigen presenting function in miceZhihong Ren
Nutritional Immunology Laboratory, Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
J Nutr 138:544-50. 2008..White button mushrooms (Agaricus bisporus) (WBM) constitute 90% of the total mushrooms consumed in the United States; however, the health benefit ..
- Effect of the fungal pathogen Verticillium fungicola on fruiting initiation of its host, Agaricus bisporusMichèle L Largeteau
INRA, UR1264, Mycologie et Sécurité des Aliments, Villenave D Ornon, France
Mycol Res 112:825-8. 2008..disease caused by the fungal pathogen Verticillium fungicola is responsible for large losses to the mushroom (Agaricus bisporus) industry...
- Vitamin D2 formation from post-harvest UV-B treatment of mushrooms (Agaricus bisporus) and retention during storageJohn S Roberts
Western Regional Research Center, Agricultural Research Service, United States Department of Agriculture, 800 Buchanan Street, Albany, California 94710, USA
J Agric Food Chem 56:4541-4. 2008..0, and 1.5 J/cm (2)), and postharvest time (1 and 4 days) on the vitamin D 2 formation in Portabella mushrooms ( Agaricus bisporus) as a result of UV-B exposure, as well as the vitamin D 2 degradation in treated mushrooms during ..
- Phenolic compound concentration and antioxidant activities of edible and medicinal mushrooms from KoreaMin Young Kim
Department of Applied Life Science, College of Life and Environmental Sciences, Konkuk University, Seoul 143 701, Republic of Korea
J Agric Food Chem 56:7265-70. 2008..When reaction time was 30 min, the values ranged between 5 (Pleurotus eryngii) and 78% (Agaricus bisporus)...
- Comparison of random amplified polymorphic DNA markers and morphological characters in identification of homokaryon isolates of white button mushroom (Agaricus bisporus)H R Kavousi
Department of Biotechnology and Plant Breeding, College of Agriculture, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Iran
Pak J Biol Sci 11:1771-8. 2008..Identification of homokaryons for breeding programs of Agaricus bisporus (button mushroom) is, therefore, crucial...
- Scytalidium thermophilum-colonized grain, corncobs and chopped wheat straw substrates for the production of Agaricus bisporusJose E Sanchez
El Colegio de la Frontera Sur Apdo Postal 36, Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico 30700, Mexico
Bioresour Technol 100:1670-4. 2009We examined the possibility of cultivating Agaricus bisporus (Ab) on various grains and agricultural by-products, with the objective of improving yield capacity of substrate pre-colonized by Scytalidium thermophilum (St)...
- 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...
- Influence of sporophore development, damage, storage, and tissue specificity on the enzymic formation of volatiles in mushrooms (Agaricus bisporus)Emilie Combet
Warwick HRI, University of Warwick, Wellesbourne, UK
J Agric Food Chem 57:3709-17. 2009..lipids, fatty acids, and hydroperoxide levels, as well as eight-carbon volatile variations in the fungal model Agaricus bisporus, according to four parameters: sporophore development, postharvest storage, tissue type, and damage...
- Anti-inflammatory activity of aqueous and alkaline extracts from mushrooms (Agaricus blazei Murill)Marina M Padilha
Laboratorio de Fitofarmacos, Universidade de Alfenas, Alfenas, Minas Gerais, Brasil
J Med Food 12:359-64. 2009The effects of aqueous and alkaline extracts from Agaricus blazei Murill, an edible mushroom used as folk medicine in Brazil, Japan, and China to treat several illnesses, were investigated on the basis of the inflammatory process induced ..
- Assessment of the biosorption characteristics of a macro-fungus for the decolorization of Acid Red 44 (AR44) dyeTamer Akar
Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Arts and Science, Eskisehir Osmangazi University, Campus of Meselik, 26480 Eskisehir, Turkey
J Hazard Mater 171:865-71. 2009This study focuses on the possible use of macro-fungus Agaricus bisporus to remove Acid Red 44 dye from aqueous solutions...
- Alternative to peat for Agaricus brasiliensis yieldNelson Barros Colauto
Universidade Paranaense, Laboratorio de Biologia Molecular, CEP 87 502 210, Umuarama PR, Brazil
Bioresour Technol 101:712-6. 2010Casing layer is one of the most important components of Agaricus spp. production and it directly affects mushroom productivity, size and mass...
- Effects of Agaricus brasiliensis mushroom in Walker-256 tumor-bearing ratsFernanda Menon Dias Jumes
Pharmacology Department, Federal University of Parana, Jardim das Americas, C P 19031, 81531 900 Curitiba PR, Brazil
Can J Physiol Pharmacol 88:21-7. 2010b>Agaricus brasiliensis is a mushroom native to São Paulo State, Brazil, that is studied for its medicinal proprieties. This work aimed to investigate the antitumoral activity of A...
- Toxicity of fungicides with different modes of action to Cladobotryum dendroides and Agaricus bisporusIvana Potocnik
Institute of Pesticides and Environmental Protection, Belgrade Zemun, Serbia
J Environ Sci Health B 44:823-7. 2009Isolates of Cladobotryum dendroides from Serbian mushroom farms and Agaricus bisporus F56 were tested for sensitivity to selected fungicides in vitro. Chlorothalonil was the most toxic fungicide to C...
- Semipurified fractions from the submerged-culture broth of Agaricus blazei Murill reduce blood glucose levels in streptozotocin-induced diabetic ratsTae W Oh
Division of Applied Life Sciences BK21 program, Graduate School and Institute of Agriculture and Life Science, Gyeongsang National University, Jinju, Republic of Korea
J Agric Food Chem 58:4113-9. 2010Hypoglycemic action of semipurified fractions from hot-water extracts of the submerged-culture broth of Agaricus blazei Murill was examined in streptozotocin (60 mg/kg, intraperitoneal)-induced diabetic male Sprague-Dawley rats, relative ..
- Recent advances in extending the shelf life of fresh Agaricus mushrooms: a reviewPreeti Singh
Food Packaging Technology, Technical University of Munich, Freising Weihenstephan, Germany
J Sci Food Agric 90:1393-402. 2010Postharvest browning of Agaricus mushrooms is a severe problem that reduces the shelf life of harvested mushrooms because of their continued respiration and biochemical activity...
- Evaluation of Agaricus blazei in vivo for antigenotoxic, anticarcinogenic, phagocytic and immunomodulatory activitiesPriscila Lumi Ishii
Centro de Estudos em Nutrição e Genética Toxicológica CENUGEN, Departamento de Nutricao, Centro Universitário Filadélfia, Londrina PR, Brazil
Regul Toxicol Pharmacol 59:412-22. 2011..present study was to determine the antigenotoxic, anticarcinogenic, phagocytic and immunomodulatory activities of Agaricus blazei...
- Exquisite binding specificity of Sclerotium rolfsii lectin toward TF-related O-linked mucin-type glycansVishwanath B Chachadi
P G Department of Studies in Biochemistry, Karnatak University, Dharwad, 580 003, India
Glycoconj J 28:49-56. 2011..to TF structures compared to other known TF-binding lectins such as the Arachis hypogea (peanut) agglutinin, Agaricus bisporus (mushroom) lectin, Jackfruit, Artocarpus integrifolia (jacalin) and Amaranthus caudatus (Amaranthin) ..
- Chemical composition and nutritional value of the most widely appreciated cultivated mushrooms: an inter-species comparative studyFilipa S Reis
CIMO ESA, Instituto Politecnico de Braganca, Campus de Santa Apolonia, Apartado 1172, 5301 855 Braganca, Portugal
Food Chem Toxicol 50:191-7. 2012..the chemical composition and nutritional value of the most consumed species as fresh cultivated mushrooms: Agaricus bisporus (white and brown mushrooms), Pleurotus ostreatus (oyster mushroom), Pleurotus eryngii (King oyster ..
- The effect of royal sun agaricus, Agaricus brasiliensis S. Wasser et al., extract on methyl methanesulfonate caused genotoxicity in Drosophila melanogasterTatjana Savic
Institute of Biological Research, University of Belgrade, Despot Stefan Blvd 142, 11000 Belgrade, Serbia
Int J Med Mushrooms 13:377-85. 2011The effect of culinary-medicinal Royal Sun Agaricus (Agaricus brasiliensis) hot water extract on methyl methane sulfonate (MMS) induced mutagenicity/genotoxity in Drosophila melanogaster was studied using a quick and broadly applicable in ..
- Macrophage immunomodulating and antitumor activities of polysaccharides isolated from Agaricus bisporus white button mushroomsSang Chul Jeong
School of Natural Sciences, College of Health and Science, University of Western Sydney, Penrith South DC, New South Wales, Australia
J Med Food 15:58-65. 2012b>Agaricus bisporus white button mushroom (WBM) is widely consumed in most countries for its culinary properties. Recently, its dietary intake has been shown to protect against breast cancer...
- The bioavailability of ergothioneine from mushrooms (Agaricus bisporus) and the acute effects on antioxidant capacity and biomarkers of inflammationAubrei J Weigand-Heller
Department of Food Science, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
Prev Med 54:S75-8. 2012..Ergothioneine (ET) is a sulfur containing amino acid that functions as an antioxidant. Mushrooms are a primary source of ET containing from 0.4 to 2.0mg/g (dry-weight). The bioavailability of ET from mushrooms in humans remains unclear...
- Quantitative trait locus mapping of yield-related components and oligogenic control of the cap color of the button mushroom, Agaricus bisporusMarie Foulongne-Oriol
INRA, Mycologie et Sécurité des Aliments, Villenave D Ornon, France
Appl Environ Microbiol 78:2422-34. 2012..Therefore, we have investigated the complex genetic architecture of yield-related traits in Agaricus bisporus through the mapping of quantitative trait loci (QTL), using second-generation hybrid progeny derived ..
- Evaluation of the individuality of white rot macro fungus for the decolorization of synthetic dyePriyanka Pandey
Department of Industrial Chemistry, Alagappa University, Karaikudi, 630003 Tamil Nadu, India
Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 20:238-49. 2013A biosorbent was developed by simple dried Agaricus bisporus (SDAB) and effectively used for the biosorption of cationic dyes, Crystal Violet and Brilliant Green.
- Immobilization of laccase on polyacrylamide and polyacrylamide - κ - carragennan-based semi-interpenetrating polymer networksM Gökgöz
Department of Chemistry, Kirikkale University, Kirikkale, Turkey
Artif Cells Blood Substit Immobil Biotechnol 40:326-30. 2012In this study, laccase enzyme (L) from Agaricus bisporus was immobilized by entrapment into polyacrylamide (PAAm) and semi-interpenetrating polymer networks (semi-IPNs) prepared with either polyacrylamide/κ-carragennan (0...
- Low-cost and low maintenance preservation of Agaricus brasiliensis culturesScheila C Maia
Departamento de Biologia, Universidade Federal de Lavras, CP 3037, Lavras, MG, 37200 000, Brazil
World J Microbiol Biotechnol 28:2411-6. 2012b>Agaricus brasiliensis cultures quickly lose viability when stored at cool temperatures, even for a short period of time...
- Prophylactic or therapeutic administration of Agaricus blazei Murill is effective in treatment of murine visceral leishmaniasisDiogo G Valadares
Departamento de Bioquimica e Imunologia, Instituto de Ciencias Biologicas, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, 31 270 901 Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Exp Parasitol 132:228-36. 2012The present study aimed to investigate the in vitro antileishmanial activity of five fractions obtained from Agaricus blazei water extract (AbM), namely, Fab1, Fab2, Fab3, Fab4, and Fab5; and use the selected leishmanicidal fraction to ..
- [Adaptability of Brazilian strains of Agaricus subrufescens Peck to fruiting on various casing materials in commercial crops]Arturo Pardo-Giménez
Centro de Investigacion, Experimentación y Servicios del Champiñón CIES, Quintanar del Rey, Cuenca, España Electronic address
Rev Iberoam Micol 31:125-30. 2014b>Agaricus subrufescens Peck is a mushroom whose cultivation has aroused great interest worldwide in recent years, and is becoming increasingly popular...
- Selected wild strains of Agaricus bisporus produce high yields of mushrooms at 25°CPilar Navarro
Universidad Veracruzana, Facultad de Ciencias Biológicas y Agropecuarias, Cordoba, Veracruz, Mexico INRA, UR1264 MycSA, Mycologie et Sécurité des Aliments, CS20032, F 33882 Villenave d Ornon cedex, France
Rev Iberoam Micol 32:54-8. 2015To cultivate the button mushroom Agaricus bisporus in warm countries or during summer in temperate countries, while saving energy, is a challenge that could be addressed by using the biological diversity of the species.
- 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...
- DEVELOPMENT OF POTENTIAL NEW AGENTS AGAINST MELANOMAAndre Rosowsky; Fiscal Year: 1980..quinones related in structure to a natural antimelanogenic antitumor compound from the common mushroom Agaricus bisporus...
- FALSE MOREL HYDRAZINES--CARCINOGENESIS AND CHEMISTRYBela Toth; Fiscal Year: 1990..In a recent study, a variety of tumors were induced in animals fed another fresh mushroom, the cultivated Agaricus bisporus. The proposed experiments likely will provide positive findings in a field of current interest...
- 20TH FUNGAL GENETICS CONFERENCE, ASILOMAR, CALIFORNIAMarc Orbach; Fiscal Year: 1999..Specialized informal concurrent sessions are planned to cover; Agaricus, Sexual development in Basidiomycetes, Aspergillus, Neurospora, Signal Transduction in Pathogenetic Fungi, ..
- 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). ..