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Enrichment of Pleurotus ostreatus mushrooms with selenium in coffee husks
Abstract Pleurotus ostreatus fungus forms an edible mushroom that possesses important nutritional and medicinal properties. Selenium (Se) is essential to human diets and it is in low concentration inExpand
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Fungos micorrízicos associados a orquídeas em campos rupestres na região do Quadrilátero Ferrífero, MG, Brasil
Eight strains of Rhizoctonia-like mycorrhizal fungal were isolated from the root system of neotropical orchids, Bulbophyllum weddelii (Lindl.) Rchb. f., Epidendrum dendrobioides Thunb., MaxillariaExpand
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Degradation of Oxo-Biodegradable Plastic by Pleurotus ostreatus
Growing concerns regarding the impact of the accumulation of plastic waste over several decades on the environmental have led to the development of biodegradable plastic. These plastics can beExpand
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Vesicular-arbuscular-/ecto-mycorrhiza succession in seedlings of. Eucalyptus spp.
The occurrence of vesicular-arbuscular mycorrhizae (AM) and ectomycorrhizae (ECM) in the same root system was observed when species of Eucalyptus urophylla S.T. Blake, E. citriodora Hook f., E.Expand
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Indução in vitro da germinação de sementes de Oncidium flexuosum (Orchidaceae) por fungos micorrízicos rizoctonióides
Symbiotic in vitro seed germination and protocorm development of Oncidium flexuosum is described for the first time. O. flexuosum seeds were inoculated with ten mycorrhizal isolates, originallyExpand
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Antioxidant activities, total phenolics and metal contents in Pleurotus ostreatus mushrooms enriched with iron, zinc or lithium
Abstract Food enrichment with minerals has been a method of increasing health benefits. Edible Pleurotus ostreatus mushrooms are a source of dietary elements and antioxidants. In this work, theExpand
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Polymorphism in the internal transcribed spacer (ITS) of the ribosomal DNA of 26 isolates of ectomycorrhizal fungi
Inter- and intraspecific variation among 26 isolates of ectomycorrhizal fungi belonging to 8 genera and 19 species were evaluated by analysis of the internal transcribed sequence (ITS) of the rDNAExpand
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Lignocellulolytic enzyme production of Pleurotus ostreatus growth in agroindustrial wastes
The mushroom Pleurotus ostreatus has nutritional and medicinal characteristics that depend on the growth substrate. In nature, this fungus grows on dead wood, but it can be artificially cultivated onExpand
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