Agaricus

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  1. ncbi Rate of iodine volatilization and accumulation by filamentous fungi through laboratory cultures
    Tadaaki 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
  2. doi The effects of meteorological factors on airborne fungal spore concentration in two areas differing in urbanisation level
    M 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
  3. ncbi Fungi ingestion as an important factor influencing heavy metal intake in roe deer: evidence from faeces
    Bostjan Pokorny
    ERICo Velenje, Ecological Research and Industrial Co operation, Koroska 58, 3320 Velenje, Slovenia
    Sci Total Environ 324:223-34. 2004
  4. ncbi 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 actinomycetes
    L Quillet
    Laboratoire de Microbiologie, URA CNRS 203, Faculte des Sciences, Universite de Rouen, Mont Saint Aignan, France
    Gene 158:23-9. 1995
  5. ncbi Increased tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNF-alpha) and natural killer cell (NK) function using an integrative approach in late stage cancers
    Darryl See
    Center for Advanced Medicine, Encinitias, California 92024, USA
    Immunol Invest 31:137-53. 2002
  6. ncbi Outdoor allergenic fungal spores: comparison between an urban and a rural area in northern Portugal
    M Oliveira
    Environment, Society and Education Group, Geology Centre, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol 20:117-28. 2010
  7. ncbi Uses of plant lectins in bioscience and biomedicine
    Arpad Pusztai
    GenOk Norwegian Institute of Gene Ecology Tromso, Norway
    Front Biosci 13:1130-40. 2008
  8. ncbi [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
  9. pmc Genetically closely related but phenotypically divergent Trichoderma species cause green mold disease in oyster mushroom farms worldwide
    Monika 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
  10. ncbi A system of categorizing enzyme-cell wall associations in Agaricus bisporus, using operational criteria
    J Sassoon
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Berne, Switzerland
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 56:613-22. 2001

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  1. ncbi Rate of iodine volatilization and accumulation by filamentous fungi through laboratory cultures
    Tadaaki 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 ..
  2. doi The effects of meteorological factors on airborne fungal spore concentration in two areas differing in urbanisation level
    M 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 ..
  3. ncbi Fungi ingestion as an important factor influencing heavy metal intake in roe deer: evidence from faeces
    Bostjan 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...
  4. ncbi 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 actinomycetes
    L 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...
  5. ncbi Increased tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNF-alpha) and natural killer cell (NK) function using an integrative approach in late stage cancers
    Darryl 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 ..
  6. ncbi Outdoor allergenic fungal spores: comparison between an urban and a rural area in northern Portugal
    M 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...
  7. ncbi Uses of plant lectins in bioscience and biomedicine
    Arpad 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...
  8. ncbi [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...
  9. pmc Genetically closely related but phenotypically divergent Trichoderma species cause green mold disease in oyster mushroom farms worldwide
    Monika 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...
  10. ncbi A system of categorizing enzyme-cell wall associations in Agaricus bisporus, using operational criteria
    J Sassoon
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Berne, Switzerland
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 56:613-22. 2001
    Enzymes were investigated for their occurrence in the cell wall fraction (4,000 g sediment of the homogenate) of Agaricus bisporus sporocarps...
  11. ncbi Mating-type genes for basidiomycete strain improvement in mushroom farming
    E 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 ..
  12. ncbi Poisoning due to eating fungi in Victoria
    E 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...
  13. doi Aeromycological profile of indoor and outdoor environments
    Manuela 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...
  14. ncbi Argininosuccinate synthetase and argininosuccinate lyase: two ornithine cycle enzymes from Agaricus bisporus
    Matthijs 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...
  15. doi Selection of Trichoderma strains capable of increasing laccase production by Pleurotus ostreatus and Agaricus bisporus in dual cultures
    C Flores
    Instituto de Biotecnologia, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Morelos, Mexico
    J Appl Microbiol 106:249-57. 2009
    To select Trichoderma strains for enhanced laccase production in Pleurotus ostreatus or Agaricus bisporus cultures.
  16. ncbi 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. 2006
    Twelve 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 ..
  17. doi 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 bioremediati
    L 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 ..
  18. ncbi Tyrosinase-catalyzed grafting of sericin peptides onto chitosan and production of protein-polysaccharide bioconjugates
    Anna Anghileri
    Stazione Sperimentale per la Seta, via Giuseppe Colombo 83, Milano 20133, Italy
    J Biotechnol 127:508-19. 2007
    The 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 ..
  19. pmc Statistical modelling of transcript profiles of differentially regulated genes
    Daniel 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...
  20. pmc Establishing molecular tools for genetic manipulation of the pleuromutilin-producing fungus Clitopilus passeckerianus
    Sreedhar 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 ..
  21. doi Lecanicillium fungicola: causal agent of dry bubble disease in white-button mushroom
    Roeland 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...
  22. doi Hydrolytic and ligninolytic enzyme activities in the Pb contaminated soil inoculated with litter-decomposing fungi
    Mika 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, ..
  23. doi 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 ..
  24. pmc pHg/pSILBAγ vector system for efficient gene silencing in homobasidiomycetes: optimization of ihpRNA - triggering in the mycorrhizal fungus Laccaria bicolor
    Minna 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...
  25. ncbi Thermal requirement for development of Sancassania rodionovi (Acari: Acaridae) on mushrooms
    Katayun 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)...
  26. ncbi Isolation of an anti-angiogenic substance from Agaricus blazei Murill: its antitumor and antimetastatic actions
    Yoshiyuki 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. 2004
    We previously found that ergosterol isolated from Agaricus blazei inhibited tumor growth through the inhibition of tumor-induced neovascularization...
  27. ncbi Radiocaesium activity concentrations in the fruit-bodies of macrofungi in Great Britain and an assessment of dietary intake habits
    C 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...
  28. ncbi Opposite effects on human colon cancer cell proliferation of two dietary Thomsen-Friedenreich antigen-binding lectins
    L 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...
  29. 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
    ..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...
  30. pmc 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 lines
    Anagh 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...
  31. doi Spent mushroom substrates as component of growing media for germination and growth of horticultural plants
    E 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 ..
  32. ncbi Control of mushroom sciarid fly Lycoriella ingenua populations with insect growth regulators applied by soil drench
    F 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...
  33. pmc Ipomoea batatas and Agarics blazei ameliorate diabetic disorders with therapeutic antioxidant potential in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats
    Atsuko 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. 2011
    Ipomoea batatas, Agaricus blazei and Smallanthus sonchifolius are known to favorably influence diabetes mellitus...
  34. ncbi Various selected vegetables, fruits, mushrooms and red wine residue inhibit bone resorption in rats
    Roman 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...
  35. doi 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 ..
  36. pmc Cloning and characterization of NADP-mannitol dehydrogenase cDNA from the button mushroom, Agaricus bisporus, and its expression in response to NaCl stress
    J M Stoop
    Department of Industrial Agrobiotechnology, Agrotechnological Research Institute, NL 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Appl Environ Microbiol 64:4689-96. 1998
    Mannitol, 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...
  37. doi Control of the mushroom phorid fly, Megaselia halterata (Wood), with plant extracts
    Fedai Erler
    Plant Protection Department, Faculty of Agriculture, Akdeniz University, 07070 Antalya, Turkey
    Pest Manag Sci 65:144-9. 2009
    The most serious insect pest problems affecting the cultivation of mushroom [Agaricus bisporus (Lange) Imbach] in Turkey are mushroom flies (sciarids, cecids and phorids)...
  38. doi Vitamin D2 formation and bioavailability from Agaricus bisporus button mushrooms treated with ultraviolet irradiation
    Sundar 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. 2009
    b>Agaricus bisporus mushrooms contain an abundance of ergosterol, which on exposure to UV irradiation is converted to vitamin D2...
  39. ncbi Isolation and characterization of a cellulose-growth-specific gene from Agaricus bisporus
    S Raguz
    Division of Biosphere Sciences, King s College London, UK
    Gene 119:183-90. 1992
    The edible basidiomycete, Agaricus bisporus, produces extracellular endoglucanase. Endoglucanase production is induced by cellulose and repressed by fructose in A...
  40. ncbi Effects of crude extracts of Agaricus blazei on DNA damage and on rat liver carcinogenesis induced by diethylnitrosamine
    Luis Fernando Barbisan
    Departamento de Morfologia, Instituto de Biologia, UNESP, Botucatu, SP, Brasil
    Genet Mol Res 2:295-308. 2003
    The 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...
  41. ncbi 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 source
    E Yague
    Division of Life Sciences, King s College London, UK
    Microbiology 143:239-44. 1997
    Two 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...
  42. doi Selenium in edible mushrooms
    Jerzy 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 ..
  43. ncbi Introns are necessary for mRNA accumulation in Schizophyllum commune
    L 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. 1999
    The 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...
  44. ncbi Antiviral activity of aqueous and ethanol extracts and of an isolated polysaccharide from Agaricus brasiliensis against poliovirus type 1
    L C Faccin
    Departamento de Microbiologia, Universidade Estadual de Londrina, Londrina, Parana, Brazil
    Lett Appl Microbiol 45:24-8. 2007
    b>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...
  45. ncbi Screening of antioxidant, antimicrobial activities and chemical contents of edible mushrooms wildly grown in the black sea region of Turkey
    Tevfik 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...
  46. pmc Characterization of serine proteinase expression in Agaricus bisporus and Coprinopsis cinerea by using green fluorescent protein and the A. bisporus SPR1 promoter
    Mary N Heneghan
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, United Kingdom
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:792-801. 2009
    The Agaricus bisporus serine proteinase 1 (SPR1) appears to be significant in both mycelial nutrition and senescence of the fruiting body...
  47. ncbi A low molecular weight polysaccharide isolated from Agaricus blazei suppresses tumor growth and angiogenesis in vivo
    Y C Niu
    Institute of Medicine, Qiqihar Medical College, Heilongjiang 161042, PR China
    Oncol Rep 21:145-52. 2009
    Previous studies indicated that the low molecular weight polysaccharide extracts from Agaricus blazei are potential antitumor agents or adjuvant in tumor treatment...
  48. ncbi 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 ..
  49. ncbi Microbial competition, lack in macronutrients, and acidity as main obstacles to the transfer of basidiomycetous ground fungi into (organically or heavy-metal contaminated) soils
    Gerhard 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...
  50. pmc Pleurotus ostreatus inhibits proliferation of human breast and colon cancer cells through p53-dependent as well as p53-independent pathway
    Andrej 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) ..
  51. doi In vitro toxicity of selected fungicides from the groups of benzimidazoles and demethylation inhibitors to Cladobotryum dendroides and Agaricus bisporus
    Ivana Potocnik
    Institute of Pesticides and Environmental Protection, Belgrade, Serbia
    J Environ Sci Health B 44:365-70. 2009
    Twenty microfungal isolates were collected from diseased fruiting bodies of Agaricus bisporus sampled from Serbian mushroom farms during 2003-2007...
  52. ncbi Multivariate analysis of fatty acids in spores of higher basidiomycetes: a new method for chemotaxonomical classification of fungi
    Ilia 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...
  53. ncbi Molecular and physiological diversity among Verticillium fungicola var. fungicola
    Michèle L Largeteau
    Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique INRA, BP81, F 33883 Villenave d Ornon, France
    Mycol Res 110:431-40. 2006
    The 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...
  54. pmc The liverwort Marchantia polymorpha expresses orthologs of the fungal Agaricus bisporus agglutinin family
    Willy 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...
  55. ncbi Properties of pyranose dehydrogenase purified from the litter-degrading fungus Agaricus xanthoderma
    Magdalena 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. 2007
    We purified an extracellular pyranose dehydrogenase (PDH) from the basidiomycete fungus Agaricus xanthoderma using ammonium sulfate fractionation and ion-exchange and hydrophobic interaction chromatography...
  56. ncbi Characterization of pyranose dehydrogenase from Agaricus meleagris and its application in the C-2 specific conversion of D-galactose
    Christoph 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. 2008
    Pyranose dehydrogenase (PDH) of the mushroom Agaricus meleagris was purified from mycelial culture media to substantial homogeneity using ion-exchange and hydrophobic interaction chromatography...
  57. doi 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...
  58. doi In vitro inhibition of CYP3A4 by herbal remedies frequently used by cancer patients
    Silje 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. 2009
    The 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...
  59. doi Expression of phenol oxidase and heat-shock genes during the development of Agaricus bisporus fruiting bodies, healthy and infected by Lecanicillium fungicola
    Michèle 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...
  60. doi Conversion of woody biomass into fermentable sugars by cellulase from Agaricus arvensis
    Marimuthu Jeya
    Department of Chemical Engineering, Konkuk University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Bioresour Technol 101:8742-9. 2010
    b>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...
  61. doi High molecular weight glucan of the culinary medicinal mushroom Agaricus bisporus is an alpha-glucan that forms complexes with low molecular weight galactan
    Fhernanda 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...
  62. ncbi Effect of irradiation, asbestos and chemical cocarcinogens on incidence of sarcoma on implants
    S 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 ..
  63. pmc Antioxidative and antimutagenic activities of 70% ethanolic extracts from four fungal mycelia-fermented specialty rices
    Mi 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 ..
  64. ncbi Edible mushroom (Agaricus bisporus) lectin, which reversibly inhibits epithelial cell proliferation, blocks nuclear localization sequence-dependent nuclear protein import
    L G Yu
    Department of Medicine, University of Liverpool, Liverpool L69 3GA, United Kingdom
    J Biol Chem 274:4890-9. 1999
    The Galbeta1-3GalNAcalpha (TF antigen)-binding lectin (ABL) from the common edible mushroom (Agaricus bisporus) has a potent anti-proliferative effect without any apparent cytotoxicity...
  65. ncbi Biochemical and physiological aspects of brown blotch disease of Agaricus bisporus
    C Soler-Rivas
    Agrotechnological Research Institute ATO DLO, Bornsesteeg 59, 6708 PD, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    FEMS Microbiol Rev 23:591-614. 1999
    Pseudomonas tolaasii is a bacterium endemic to the compost beds where common mushroom (Agaricus bisporus) is cultivated...
  66. pmc Characterization by 16S rRNA sequence analysis of pseudomonads causing blotch disease of cultivated Agaricus bisporus
    S A Godfrey
    University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Appl Environ Microbiol 67:4316-23. 2001
    Bacterial blotch of Agaricus bisporus has typically been identified as being caused by either Pseudomonas tolaasii (brown blotch) or Pseudomonas gingeri (ginger blotch)...
  67. pmc Saprotrophic and mycoparasitic components of aggressiveness of Trichoderma harzianum groups toward the commercial mushroom Agaricus bisporus
    Josie 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...
  68. ncbi Lack of subchronic toxicity of an aqueous extract of Agaricus blazei Murrill in F344 rats
    Y 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. 2005
    b>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...
  69. ncbi Effect of water-soluble proteoglycan isolated from Agaricus blazei on the maturation of murine bone marrow-derived dendritic cells
    Gi 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. 2005
    Water-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...
  70. ncbi Agaricus subrufescens, a cultivated edible and medicinal mushroom, and its synonyms
    Richard W Kerrigan
    Sylvan Research, Kittanning, Pennsylvania 16201, USA
    Mycologia 97:12-24. 2005
    b>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...
  71. ncbi 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 vitro
    Soosaipillai Bernardshaw
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Ulleval University Hospital, Kirkeveien 166, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Inflammation 29:147-53. 2005
    An 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...
  72. ncbi Pangola grass colonized with Scytalidium thermophilum for production of Agaricus bisporus
    Jose 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...
  73. ncbi 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 vivo
    Soosaipillai Bernardshaw
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    APMIS 115:719-25. 2007
    We 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 ..
  74. ncbi White button mushroom enhances maturation of bone marrow-derived dendritic cells and their antigen presenting function in mice
    Zhihong 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 ..
  75. doi Effect of the fungal pathogen Verticillium fungicola on fruiting initiation of its host, Agaricus bisporus
    Michèle 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...
  76. doi Vitamin D2 formation from post-harvest UV-B treatment of mushrooms (Agaricus bisporus) and retention during storage
    John 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 ..
  77. doi Phenolic compound concentration and antioxidant activities of edible and medicinal mushrooms from Korea
    Min 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)...
  78. ncbi 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...
  79. doi Scytalidium thermophilum-colonized grain, corncobs and chopped wheat straw substrates for the production of Agaricus bisporus
    Jose E Sanchez
    El Colegio de la Frontera Sur Apdo Postal 36, Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico 30700, Mexico
    Bioresour Technol 100:1670-4. 2009
    We 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)...
  80. doi 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 vivo
    E Johnson
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Immunol 69:242-50. 2009
    An 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...
  81. doi 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...
  82. doi 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. 2009
    The 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 ..
  83. doi Assessment of the biosorption characteristics of a macro-fungus for the decolorization of Acid Red 44 (AR44) dye
    Tamer Akar
    Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Arts and Science, Eskisehir Osmangazi University, Campus of Meselik, 26480 Eskisehir, Turkey
    J Hazard Mater 171:865-71. 2009
    This study focuses on the possible use of macro-fungus Agaricus bisporus to remove Acid Red 44 dye from aqueous solutions...
  84. doi Alternative to peat for Agaricus brasiliensis yield
    Nelson Barros Colauto
    Universidade Paranaense, Laboratorio de Biologia Molecular, CEP 87 502 210, Umuarama PR, Brazil
    Bioresour Technol 101:712-6. 2010
    Casing layer is one of the most important components of Agaricus spp. production and it directly affects mushroom productivity, size and mass...
  85. doi Effects of Agaricus brasiliensis mushroom in Walker-256 tumor-bearing rats
    Fernanda 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. 2010
    b>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...
  86. doi Toxicity of fungicides with different modes of action to Cladobotryum dendroides and Agaricus bisporus
    Ivana Potocnik
    Institute of Pesticides and Environmental Protection, Belgrade Zemun, Serbia
    J Environ Sci Health B 44:823-7. 2009
    Isolates 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...
  87. doi Semipurified fractions from the submerged-culture broth of Agaricus blazei Murill reduce blood glucose levels in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats
    Tae 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. 2010
    Hypoglycemic 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 ..
  88. doi Recent advances in extending the shelf life of fresh Agaricus mushrooms: a review
    Preeti Singh
    Food Packaging Technology, Technical University of Munich, Freising Weihenstephan, Germany
    J Sci Food Agric 90:1393-402. 2010
    Postharvest browning of Agaricus mushrooms is a severe problem that reduces the shelf life of harvested mushrooms because of their continued respiration and biochemical activity...
  89. doi Evaluation of Agaricus blazei in vivo for antigenotoxic, anticarcinogenic, phagocytic and immunomodulatory activities
    Priscila 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...
  90. doi Exquisite binding specificity of Sclerotium rolfsii lectin toward TF-related O-linked mucin-type glycans
    Vishwanath 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) ..
  91. doi Chemical composition and nutritional value of the most widely appreciated cultivated mushrooms: an inter-species comparative study
    Filipa 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 ..
  92. ncbi The effect of royal sun agaricus, Agaricus brasiliensis S. Wasser et al., extract on methyl methanesulfonate caused genotoxicity in Drosophila melanogaster
    Tatjana Savic
    Institute of Biological Research, University of Belgrade, Despot Stefan Blvd 142, 11000 Belgrade, Serbia
    Int J Med Mushrooms 13:377-85. 2011
    The 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 ..
  93. doi Macrophage immunomodulating and antitumor activities of polysaccharides isolated from Agaricus bisporus white button mushrooms
    Sang 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. 2012
    b>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...
  94. doi The bioavailability of ergothioneine from mushrooms (Agaricus bisporus) and the acute effects on antioxidant capacity and biomarkers of inflammation
    Aubrei 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...
  95. pmc Quantitative trait locus mapping of yield-related components and oligogenic control of the cap color of the button mushroom, Agaricus bisporus
    Marie 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 ..
  96. doi Evaluation of the individuality of white rot macro fungus for the decolorization of synthetic dye
    Priyanka Pandey
    Department of Industrial Chemistry, Alagappa University, Karaikudi, 630003 Tamil Nadu, India
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 20:238-49. 2013
    A biosorbent was developed by simple dried Agaricus bisporus (SDAB) and effectively used for the biosorption of cationic dyes, Crystal Violet and Brilliant Green.
  97. doi Immobilization of laccase on polyacrylamide and polyacrylamide - κ - carragennan-based semi-interpenetrating polymer networks
    M Gökgöz
    Department of Chemistry, Kirikkale University, Kirikkale, Turkey
    Artif Cells Blood Substit Immobil Biotechnol 40:326-30. 2012
    In 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...
  98. doi Low-cost and low maintenance preservation of Agaricus brasiliensis cultures
    Scheila C Maia
    Departamento de Biologia, Universidade Federal de Lavras, CP 3037, Lavras, MG, 37200 000, Brazil
    World J Microbiol Biotechnol 28:2411-6. 2012
    b>Agaricus brasiliensis cultures quickly lose viability when stored at cool temperatures, even for a short period of time...
  99. doi Prophylactic or therapeutic administration of Agaricus blazei Murill is effective in treatment of murine visceral leishmaniasis
    Diogo 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. 2012
    The 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 ..
  100. doi [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. 2014
    b>Agaricus subrufescens Peck is a mushroom whose cultivation has aroused great interest worldwide in recent years, and is becoming increasingly popular...
  101. doi Selected wild strains of Agaricus bisporus produce high yields of mushrooms at 25°C
    Pilar 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. 2015
    To 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.

Research Grants5

  1. REGULATION OF GRANULOCYTE AND MACROPHAGE PRODUCTION
    E Stanley; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..GRANT R01CA31611 The commonly eaten, cultivated mushroom, Agaricus bisporus (AB), contains several N-N-bond-containing chemicals...
  2. DEVELOPMENT OF POTENTIAL NEW AGENTS AGAINST MELANOMA
    Andre Rosowsky; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..quinones related in structure to a natural antimelanogenic antitumor compound from the common mushroom Agaricus bisporus...
  3. FALSE MOREL HYDRAZINES--CARCINOGENESIS AND CHEMISTRY
    Bela 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...
  4. 20TH FUNGAL GENETICS CONFERENCE, ASILOMAR, CALIFORNIA
    Marc Orbach; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Specialized informal concurrent sessions are planned to cover; Agaricus, Sexual development in Basidiomycetes, Aspergillus, Neurospora, Signal Transduction in Pathogenetic Fungi, ..
  5. Outcomes Research and Training in Oncology
    James 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). ..