Mycological Progress

Fri, 05/07/2021 - 02:01
Fungi are eukaryotic organisms that have the ability to synthesize an enormous number of metabolites with a vast diversity of chemical structures and bioactivities. Chaetomiaceae species are a wealthy source of enzymes with diverse biotechnological and industrial applications such as PMO (polysaccharide monooxygenase), L-methioninase, β-1,3-glucanase, laccase, dextranase, lipolytic, pectinolytic...
Sat, 01/25/2020 - 03:14
“La Muette” is an eighteenth-century hunting lodge located in the forest of Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France. This study consisted in the implementation of multidisciplinary analytical tools to characterize the fungal biocontamination of woods inside the monument. The fungal colonization was first mapped by macroscopic visual observation of all the rooms. Brown rot and white rot present in different...