Levels of chitinolytic activity during development of three entomopathogenic fungi

@article{Coudron1984LevelsOC,
  title={Levels of chitinolytic activity during development of three entomopathogenic fungi},
  author={T. Coudron and M. Kroha and C. Ignoffo},
  journal={Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology B},
  year={1984},
  volume={79},
  pages={339-348}
}
Abstract 1. 1. Chitinase and exochitinase activity are at low levels in conidia and germinating conidia of three entomopathogenic fungi, Beauveria bassiana (Bals.) Vuill, Metarhizium anisopliae (Metsch.) Sovok, and Nomuraea rileyi (Farlow) Samson. 2. 2. There is a low level of chitinase and exochitinase activity at germination. A rapid increase in activity occurs during mycelial growth with a maximum activity detected near the time of sporulation. 3. 3. The amount of chitinase activity was… Expand
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