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Characteristics of Mycelial Growth and Enzyme Activities of Mattirolomyces terfezioides Collected from Robinia pseudoacacia Forest in Korea
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  • Journal title : The Korean Journal of Mycology
  • Volume 43, Issue 3,  2015, pp.165-173
  • Publisher : The Korean Society of Mycology
  • DOI : 10.4489/KJM.2015.43.3.165
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Characteristics of Mycelial Growth and Enzyme Activities of Mattirolomyces terfezioides Collected from Robinia pseudoacacia Forest in Korea
Jeon, Sung-Min; Wang, Eun-Jin; Ka, Kang-Hyeon;
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Mattirolomyces terfezioides is a type of sweet truffles that predominantly form ectomycorrhizae with Robinia pseudoacacia. It is also worthy of artificial cultivation. This is the first report on characteristics of mycelial growth and enzyme activities of M. terfezioides collected from R. pseudoacacia forest in Korea. M. terfezioides showed the highest mycelial growth when cultured on potato dextrose agar (PDA) at or in modified Melin-Norkran's liquid medium (pH 8.0). The biomass of M. terfezioides was higher in liquid medium containing nitrate-nitrogen than ammonium-nitrogen by 1.8 fold. The mycelia of M. terfezioides showed both carboxymethylcellulase and laccase activities on solid media for enzyme screening.
Cellulase;Laccase;Mattirolomyces terfezioides;Mycelial growth;Robinia pseudoacacia;
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