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: 117

Table of Content: March 2013; 4(2)

March 2013

Effect of environmental conditions on the growth of Cryptosporiopsis spp. causing leaf and nut blight on cashew (Anacardium occidentale Linn.)

A new disease (cashew leaf and nut blight) in Tanzania caused by a fungus related to the genus Cryptosporiopsis was identified in 2006. The present work investigated the effects of environmental factors on the growth of Cryptosporiopsis spp. causing blight on cashew. The mycelial growth, colony character and sporulation pattern of 10 fungal isolates, grown on seven different culture media...

Author(s): Dominic Menge,, Martha Makobe, Shamte Shomari and Andreas. V. Tiedemann

March 2013

In vitro antifungal effects of Fumaria vaillantii Loisel. essential oil on Aspergillus flavus

      In order to identify the chemical composition of essential oil of Fumaria vaillantii, the leaves with young branches of this plant which grows in a village in Kerman Province at full flowering stage in May 2012 were collected. The sample was cleaned and then dried in the shade, and essential oil hydrodistillation method was performed. The main oil content from the plant of F. vaillantii was 0.25%...

Author(s): M. Moghtader