Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Fungal Reproduction and Growth

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Academic Editor

Sadia Sultan
Sadia Sultan

Universiti Teknologi MARA,
Malaysia

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Gurmeet Kaur Surindar Singh
Gurmeet Kaur Surindar Singh

Universiti Teknologi MARA,
Malaysia

Published25 May 2022

Doi10.5772/intechopen.95215

ISBN978-1-83969-879-8

Print ISBN978-1-83969-878-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-1-83969-880-4

Copyright year2022

Number of pages136

One of the largest and most diverse kingdoms in eukaryotes is fungi, which consists of approximately 2.2–3.8 million species. This book provides readers with an in-depth understanding of fungi diversity and the role of fungi in the ecosystem. Chapters address such topics as fungi reproduction and pathology, fungal mycotoxicity, fungi mating mechanisms, and much more.

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Open access  chapters

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2. Fungal Growth and Mycotoxins Production: Types, Toxicities, Control Strategies, and Detoxification

By Chinaza Godswill Awuchi, Erick Nyakundi Ondari, Ifie Josiah Eseoghene, Hannington Twinomuhwezi, Ikechukwu Otuosorochi Amagwula and Sonia Morya

909
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3. Fungal Growth and Pathology

By Ozlem Gulmez and Ozlem Baris

666
1
4. Fungal Immunology: Mechanisms of Host Innate Immune Recognition and Evasion by Pathogenic Fungi

By Faisal Rasheed Anjum, Sidra Anam, Muhammad Luqman, Ameena A. AL-surhanee, Abdullah F. Shater, Muhammad Wasim Usmani, Sajjad ur Rahman, Muhammad Sohail Sajid, Farzana Rizvi and Muhammad Zulqarnain Shakir

409
5. External Signal-Mediated Overall Role of Hormones/Pheromones in Fungi

By Khirood Doley, Susan Thomas and Mahesh Borde

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7. Bioactive Novel Natural Products from Marine Sponge: Associated Fungi

By Vasanthabharathi Venkataraman, Kalaiselvi Vaithi and Jayalakshmi Singaram

281

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