Claviceps

Known as: Clavicep 
A genus of ascomycetous fungi, family Clavicipitaceae, order Hypocreales, parasitic on various grasses (POACEAE). The sclerotia contain several toxic… (More)
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1946-2017
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Cordyceps, comprising over 400 species, was historically classified in the Clavicipitaceae, based on cylindrical asci, thickened… (More)
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2004
2004
SUMMARY Claviceps purpurea is a ubiquitous pathogen of cereals and grasses, causing Ergot disease, which results in substitution… (More)
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2004
2004
Types of asexual sporulation in 17 Claviceps species and the closely related Corallocytostroma ornicopreoides were revised in… (More)
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2004
2004
Mycelia of Claviceps purpurea CBS 164.59 were immobilized in 2%, 4%, and 8% calcium alginate. Alkaloid production by free cells… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Claviceps purpurea is a biotrophic, organ-specific pathogen of grasses and cereals, attacking exclusively young ovaries. We have… (More)
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2000
2000
We studied genetic variability of 100 isolates of Claviceps purpurea by using randomly amplified polymorphic DNA (RAPD), an EcoRI… (More)
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2000
2000
ABSTRACT Genetic diversity among isolates of Claviceps africana, the sorghum ergot pathogen, and isolates of other Claviceps spp… (More)
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1999
1999
A gene (cpd1) coding for the dimethylallyltryptophan synthase (DMATS) that catalyzes the first specific step in the biosynthesis… (More)
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1983
1983
Claviceps purpurea strain K1 contains several linear mitochondrial plasmids comparable to those of higher plants (Tudzynski et al… (More)
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1976
1976
The growth form of a strain of Claviceps purpurea in axenic culture has been controlled by the amino nitrogen source. Within the… (More)
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