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1st Edition

Systematics and Evolution of Fungi

ISBN 9781578087235
Published January 10, 2012 by CRC Press
424 Pages 3 Color & 41 B/W Illustrations

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Book Description

The nanosciences encompass a variety of technologies ranging from particles to networks and nanostructures. For example, nanoparticles have been proposed to be suitable carriers of therapeutic agents whilst nanostructures provide suitable platforms and scaffolds for sub-micro bioengineering. This book focuses on nanomedicine and nanotechnology as applied to the nervous system which includes the brain and peripheral nervous system. It covers safety, nanostructures, nanoparticle-based immunoassays, nanofiber microbrush arrays, nanoelectrodes, protein nanoassemblies, nanoparticles-assisted imaging, nanomaterials and ion channels, stem cell imaging, neuronal performance, treatment of stroke and spinal cord injury, lipid nanostructures, and many other areas.

Table of Contents

Integrating Morphological and Molecular Data in Fungal Systematics, David L. Hawksworth
The Systematics and Evolutionary Perspectives of Fossil Fungi, S.K.M. Tripathi
From Zoospores to Molecules: The Evolution and Systematics of Chytridiomycota, Martha J. Powell and Peter M. Letcher
Current Systematics of Zygomycotan Fungi with Brief Review on their Biology, Gerald L. Benny
Evolution of Trichomycetes, Robert W. Lichtwardt
Systematics of Stachylina and Smittium—The Two Largest Genera of Harpellales, Zygomycota, J.K. Misra
Phylogentic Analysis within Genera Morchella (Ascomycota, Pezizales) and Macrolepiota (Basidiomycota, Agaricales) Inferred from rDNAITS and EF-1a Sequences, Gayane S. Barseghyan, Anush Kosakyan, Omoanghe S. Isikhuemhen, Maryna Didukh and Solomon P. Wasser
Phylogenetic Conundrum of the Mushroom-forming Fungi (Agaricomycetes), Ivan V. Zmitrovich and Solomon P. Wasser
Phylogenetic Analyses of Phellinus s.l., and Inonotus s.l. (Hymenochaetales) Inferred From rDNA ITS Sequences and Morphological Data, Daniel Tura, Ivan V. Zmitrovich, Solomon P. Wasser, Dina Raats and Eviatar Nevo
Morphological and Molecular Taxonomy of Highly Toxigenic Fusarium Species From Small Cereal Grains in Northern Europe and Asia, Tapani Yli-Mattila
Understanding the Phylogeny of the Alternarioid Hyphomycetes, What can the Consequences be in Taxonomy? Philipp B. Gannibal
Biomarker Discovery for Rapid Diagnosis of Invasive Candidiasis through Protein Profiling, A Review, Jalpa P. Tewari, Sanjiv Tewari and William G. Gardner
Comparative Methods in Fungal Evolutionary Biology, Theory, Examples and Potential Applications, László
Nagy, Tamás Papp
and Csaba Vágvölgyi

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Misra, J. K.; Tewari, J. P.; Deshmukh, S. K.