Fungal Cells

Abstract

Fungal cells have been used to produce a variety of useful items such as bread, beer, cheese and antibiotics. The study of fungal cells has also facilitated advances in medicine and agriculture.

Keywords: one gene–one enzyme hypothesis; uniparental gene transmission; gene transfer system; yeast two hybrid system; ribonucleic acid (RNA) silencing and proteomics

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Mishra, Nawin C(Dec 2007) Fungal Cells. In: eLS. John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester. http://www.els.net [doi: 10.1002/9780470015902.a0000354.pub2]