Serine proteases activity is important for the interaction of nematophagous fungus Duddingtonia flagrans with infective larvae of trichostrongylides and free-living nematodes Panagrellus spp.

@article{Cruz2015SerinePA,
  title={Serine proteases activity is important for the interaction of nematophagous fungus Duddingtonia flagrans with infective larvae of trichostrongylides and free-living nematodes Panagrellus spp.},
  author={D. Cruz and Luana M Costa and L. O. Rocha and C. Retamal and R. Vieira and S. Seabra and C. Silva and R. DaMatta and C. P. Santos},
  journal={Fungal biology},
  year={2015},
  volume={119 8},
  pages={
          672-8
        }
}
The nematode-trapping fungus Duddingtonia flagrans has been studied as a possible control method for gastrointestinal nematodes of livestock animals. These fungi capture and infect the nematode by cuticle penetration, immobilization, and digestion of the internal contents. It has been suggested that this sequence of events occurs by a combination of physical and enzymatical activities. The aim of this study was to investigate the participation of proteolytic enzymatic activity during the… Expand
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