Fungal Endophyte Diversity and Bioactivity in the Mediterranean Cypress Cupressus sempervirens

@article{Soltani2014FungalED,
  title={Fungal Endophyte Diversity and Bioactivity in the Mediterranean Cypress Cupressus sempervirens},
  author={Jalal Soltani and Mahdieh S. Hosseyni Moghaddam},
  journal={Current Microbiology},
  year={2014},
  volume={70},
  pages={580-586}
}
Fungal endophytes were isolated from the Mediterranean cypress Cupressus sempervirens. Eleven taxa of fungi, all within the Ascomycota, were identified based on PCR amplification and sequencing of the internal transcribed spacer sequences of nuclear ribosomal DNA (ITS rDNA) with taxonomic identity assigned using the NCBI nucleotide megablast search tool. The endophytic fungi included Alternaria multiformis, Didymella sp., Phoma sp., Phoma herbarum, Pyrenochaeta sp. (Dothideomycetes… 
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