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Biological Relationships between Australian and French Collections of the Edible Fungi Lepista nuda and Lepista sordida

Phylogeny of Shiitake of the Americas (Lentinula boryana) Inferred from rDNA Sequences

The species of Agaricus L. : Fr. emend. Karst. In Vietnam and the Utilization of their Utility Mushroom Industry HACCP Australian Style

The Safety & Sanitation Quality Control for Manufacturing of Canned Mushrooms for Export in China

Homologous DNA-mediated Transformation of the Oyster Mushroom Available for Molecular Breeding

Inactivated Protoplast Electrofusion of Edible Mushrooms and Characterization of Intergeneric Fusion Products

Molecular Genetic Study on the Family of Hybrid Strain As2796 of Agaricus bisporus

Regulation of Laccase and Cellulase Gene Transcription in Lentinula edodes on a Sawdust-Based Substrate

Spawn Preparation by Irradiation of Grains

Studies on Development of Improved Strains and Hybrids of White Button Mushroom Agaricus bisporus (Lange) Imbach

Studies on Polarity of the Hericium erinaceus and RAPD Analysis of its Monokaryons

Diagnostic PCR for the Detection and Quantification of Mushroom Pathogens

Phylogenetic Analysis of Trichoderma spp. Associated with Green Mould on Agaricus bisporus Using a Sequence in b-tubulin Gene 1

Detection of Pseudomonas tolaasii Causing Brown Blotch Disease on Mushrooms by PCR

Immunological Effects of Extracts of Agaricus blazei Grown in Submerged Culture

Promotion of Mushroom Cultivation Technology and its Marketing in Nepal. A Case Study

Promotion of Mushroom Cultivation in India Through Extension Activities

Apoptosis and Cytokine Induction Studies by Virus-like Particles from Lentinus edodes (Shiitake Mushrooom) on Murine Lymphoma

Medicinal Plants and Health a Role for the Gut Mucosal Immune System?

Fresh Lentinus edodes (Shiitake Mushroom) Alleviates Respiratory Symptoms

Hericium erinaceus (Bull.:Fr.) Pers. Extracts Effect on the Neurons Impulsive Activity in Stratum Pyramidale of Zone CA1 Hippocampal Slices in Rats

Maitake (Grifola frondosa) Can Maintain the Health of People Suffering with HIV Infection?

Maitake Glucan (MD-fractioin) Can Stop the Cancer Growth?

Mould Protection in Shiitake (Lentinula edodes, Berk. Pegler) Intensive Cultivation for Nutriceutical Production

Nutritive Composition of Xianggu (Lentinus edodes) from Henan Partially Purified Lentinan from Shiitake Mushroom (Lentinus edades) Still Retain Antitumor Activity

Effect of Magnetic Resonance and Magnetizad Water on isozymes of Agaricus bisporus Strain 176

Effect of 10-Oxo-trans-8-decenoic Acid on Growth of Auricularia spp

Extracellular Enzymes Produced by the Mushroom Lepista nuda During Cultivation in Compost.

Pleurotus tuberregium: Phylogeography and Mating Compatibility Studies

Antioxidant Properties of Agaricus blazei

Antioxidant Properties of Antrodia camphorata

Comparative Assessment of Phase II Composts Prepared by In-vessel and Windrow Systems of Phase I Production

Cultivation of Pleurotus sp. on Coffee Residues

Growth of Lentinus edodes on the Coffee Industry Residues and Fruiting Body Production

Technology Transfer in the Worldwide Mushroom Industry-Where are we Heading?

Cultivation of Some Important Edible Mushrooms Using the Sawdust from Waste Shiitake Bed Logs

Pharmacological Effects of Pleurotus eringii on the Hiperlipemia

A Study on the Laboratory Scale Cultivation of Agaricus bitorquis (Hot Agaricus) in Tunnel

Crop Management and Morphogenesis of Grifola frondosa (Maitake) in Cultivation

Effects of Culture Conditions of Lentinula edodes, (Shiitake Mushroom), on the Disease Resistance of Lentinula edodes Against Trichoderma harzianum in the Sawdust Cultures

Effect of Brewer’s Grain and Delayed Release Nutrient

Supplementation on Yield and Size of Pleurotus eryngii

Environmental Crop Management in Agaricus

Mass Production of Carpogenic Sclerotial spawn in Morchella esculenta- An Attempt at its Domestication

Mushroom Cultivation: The Nigerian Experience

Optimization of Parameters for Growing Semi-temperate Mushrooms in Tunnels

Suitable Mechanisation and Engineering Support to the Seasonal Mushroom Growers of India

Alcaligenes faecalis - A Potent Bacterial Inoculant for Improving Yield/Quality of Agaricus bisporus Strain U3

Compost-Substrate Fermentation and Alternatives for Successful Production of Agaricus blazei

Role of Thermophilic Fungi in Compost Production for White Button Mushroom (Agaricus bisporus)

Spawned Casing in White Button Mushroom for Yield Increase and Uniform Flush Appearance

Substrate Utilization Through Mushroom Cultivation In Bangladesh

The Development of Partial Least Squares Regression Models for Predicting Potential Mushroom (Agaricus bisporus) Yield of Fruiting Bodies

The Development of Near Infra-Red Calibrations for Assessing Phase I and II Mushroom Compost Quality

Casing Properties: Required. Desired and Beliefs

The Importance of Scytalidium thermophilum in Substrate Specificity for the Production of Agaricus bisporus

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FAO Workshop on Diversity, Conservation and Utilisation of Mushroom Genetic Resources in the Asia-Pacific Region:
U.G.Menini 'Contribution to the workshop on diversity, conservation and utilisation of mushroom genetic resources in the Asia-Pacific region'.
N.G.Nair 'Introduction to FAO workshop on diversity, conservation and utilization of mushroom genetic resources in the Asia-Pacific region'.
M.Gillings 'Biodiversity and genetic resources in the macrofungi'.
Yee-How Tan & Su-See Lee. 'Mushroom genetic resources in Malaysia'.
B.L.Dhar & S.K.Singh 'Current status of mushroom genetic resources in India'.
Luo Xin Chang 'Current status of mushroom genetic resources and utilisation in China'.
T.H.Quimio 'Mushroom genetic resources in the Philippines'. Y.H.Tan 'Coordination between countries of the Asia Pacific Region on Mushroom Genetic Resources'.

Papers presented during the conference, workshops and panel discussions:

  • Dr. U.G. Menini OPENING REMARKS. Chief, Seed and Plant Genetic Resources Service, Plant Production and Protection Division, FAO, Rome
  • Dr. Victor Bilay 'Influence of thermophilic fungi Humicola insolens on the growth of Agaricus bisporus and some other mushrooms'.
  • Dr Bill Spencer, 'Environmental Management Systems- How can they help the Mushroom Industry?'
  • Gicom Composting Systems. Composting technologies in use around the world.
  • Michael Gillings 'Biodiversity and Genetic Resources in the Macrofungi.'
  • Greg Seymour. 'Mushrooms make the meal in minutes'.
  • John Walden. 'GST and the Mushroom Industry'.
  • JA Hourigan 'Development of HACCP Guidelines for the Production of Fresh Mushrooms'.
  • John Fletcher. 'Control of fungal disease'.
  • Michael Brown. 'Specialty Mushroom Research Projects in Australia'.
  • Australian Mushroom Growers Association. 'Mushrooms make the menu'.
  • Panel Discussion. 'Major Trends in the World Marketplace'.
  • Tina Ellor. 'Which Strain? How to select strains for growing specialty mushrooms'.
Associated material:
  • Updated delegate listing (to replace that in volume 1).

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