Molecular Industrial Mycology: Systems and Applications for Filamentous Fungi, 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

Molecular Industrial Mycology

Systems and Applications for Filamentous Fungi, 1st Edition

By Leong


304 pages

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Ten articles provide an overview of the recently flowering research into the genetics and molecular biology of fungus species that are economically significant in industry. The contributors, from a variety of disciplines, report on work in such areas as industrial enzymes, antibiotics, toxins, heter

Table of Contents

Series Introduction



Transformation Systems for Filamentous Fungi and an Overview of Fungal Gene Structure

D. James Ballance

Molecular Manipulation of and Heterologous Protein Secretion from Filamentous Fungi

Alan Upshall, Ashok A. Kumar, Kenneth Kaushansky, and Gary L. McKnight

Molecular Biology of a High-Level Recombinant Protein Production System in Aspergillus

R. Wayne Davies

Chymosin Production in Aspergillus

Michael Ward

Fungal Aspartic Proteinases

Sheryl A. Thompson

The Molecular Biology of Trichoderma and Its Application to the Expression of Both Homologous and Heterologous Genes

K. M. Helena Nevalainen, Merja E. Penttilla, Anu Harkki, Tuula T. Teeri, and Jonathan Knowles

Molecular Genetics of Penicillin and Cephalosporin Antibiotic Biosynthesis

Juan F. Martin, Thomas D. Ignolia, and Stephen W. Queener

Molecular Biology of Lignin Peroxidases from Phanerochaete chrysosporium

Erika L. F. Holzbaur, Andrawis Andrawis, and Ming Tien

Genetics and Biochemistry of Toxin Synthesis in Cochliobolus (Helminthosporium)

Jonathan D. Walton

Scaling Up Production of Recombinant DNA Products Using Filamentous Fungi as Hosts

Nigel J. Smart


Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Botany