Journal of
Yeast and Fungal Research

  • Abbreviation: J. Yeast Fungal Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2413
  • DOI: 10.5897/JYFR
  • Start Year: 2010
  • Published Articles: 126

Full Length Research Paper

A preliminary study on nutritional requirements of nematophagous fungus ARF907 for mycelial growth

Gao Li
  • Gao Li
  • State Key Laboratory for Biology of Plant Disease and Insect Pests, Institute of Plant Protection, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Beijing 100193, China.
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  •  Received: 25 August 2014
  •  Published: 30 September 2014


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