The Biological Diversity and Production of Volatile Organic Compounds by Stem-Inhabiting Endophytic Fungi of Ecuador

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Rundell, Susan; Spakowicz, Daniel; Narváez-Trujillo, Alexandra; Strobel, Scott; (2015)
  • Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute
  • Journal: Journal of Fungi,volume 1,issue 3,pages384-396 (issn: 2309-608X, eissn: 2309-608X)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC5753131, doi: 10.3390/jof1030384
  • Subject: <i>Diaporthales</i> | biodiversity | volatile organic compounds | endophytic fungi | monoterpenoids | Diaporthales | Article | neotropics | Biology (General) | QH301-705.5
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Fungal endophytes colonize every major lineage of land plants without causing apparent harm to their hosts. Despite their production of interesting and potentially novel compounds, endophytes—particularly those inhabiting stem tissues—are still a vastly underexplored co... View more
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