Journal article

A gene for carotene cleavage required for pheromone biosynthesis and carotene regulation in the fungus Phycomyces blakesleeanus

Victor G Tagua, Humberto R Medina, Raul Martin-Dominguez, Arturo P Eslava, Luis M Corrochano, Enrique Cerda-Olmedo, Alexander Idnurm

Fungal Genetics and Biology | ACADEMIC PRESS INC ELSEVIER SCIENCE | Published : 2012

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by US National Science Foundation

Awarded by Spanish grants

Funding Acknowledgements

We thank A. Miyazaki for providing strains, and S. Chaudhary and D. Perez de Camino for technical help. The Phycomyces genome sequence was provided by the US Department of Energy Joint Genome Institute (Office of Science of the Department of Energy, DE-AC02-05CH11231). This research was funded by the US National Science Foundation (MCB-0920581), by Spanish grants (BIO2009-12486, AGL2005-08081, J. Andalucia P08-CVI-03901, P09-CVI-5027 and CVI 910, J. Castilla-Leon GR64), which are supported by the European Regional Development Fund, and a loan from the Educafin Program, Mexico.