Current Issue
June, 2021

  • Vol. 49 No. 02
  • Seven Newly Recorded Macrofungi of Inocybaceae (Agaricales, Basidiomycota) in Korea

    Sung-Eun Cho, Young-Nam Kwag, Sang-Kuk Han, and Chang Sun Kim

    The Inocybaceae is a family of ectomycorrhizal fungi belonging to the Agaricales order. Most species in this family produce secondary metabolites...

  • Records of the lichen genus, Collema (Collemataceae, Ascomycota), in South Korea

    Udeni Jayalal, and Jae-Seoun Hur

    Collema Weber ex F.H. Wigg is scarcely scattered throughout South Korea. However, a detailed taxonomic or revisionary study has not been...

  • Phylogeny and Morphology of Sarcopodium terrigenum sp. nov., a Novel Fungal Species Isolated from Soil in Korea

    Nabil Salah Elderiny, Kallol Das, Seung-Yeol Lee, Hee-Young Jung

    A fungal strain was isolated from a soil sample collected in Korea and designated as YW23-8. Based on a sequence analysis of the internal transcribed spacer (ITS)...

  • Seven Previously Unrecorded Fungal Species Isolated from Freshwater Ecosystems in Korea

    Jaeduk Goh, Hye Yeon Mun, and Yoosun Oh

    Various freshwater ecosystems, such as streams, lakes and rivers, provide a dynamic habitat for fungi. In this study, we isolated several fungal strains...

  • Characteristics of Cellulolytic Enzymes of Bacillus licheniformis CY-24 Isolated from Button Mushroom Compost

    Gyeong-Jin Min, Een-ji Lee, Hea-sung Park, and Chan-Jung Lee

    The present study was performed to improve the technique used for fermenting the mushroom growth medium. Taxonomic analysis of 16S rDNA sequence from...

  • Comprehensive Review of Indigenous Yeast Species in Korea: A Literature and Culture Collection Analysis

    Chorong Ahn, Minkyeong Kim, and Changmu Kim

    Indigenous yeasts in Korea have been actively studied since 1910 in light of various fields, including environment, food fermentation, brewing, and medicine....

  • Production of an Anti-dementia Butyrylcholinesterase Inhibitor from Non-pathogenic Wild Yeast, Saccharomyces cerevisiae WJSL 0113

    Sang-Min Han, Seon-Jeong Park, Ji-Eun Jang, and Jong-Soo Lee

    In this study, screening of potent non-pathogenic wild yeast with high anti-dementia butyrylcholinesterase (BChE) inhibitory activity and production...

  • Damping-off of Deltoid Synurus Caused by Rhizoctonia solani AG-1 (IB)

    Wan-Gyu Kim, Gyo-Bin Lee, Hong-Sik Shim, and Weon-Dae Cho

    Damping-off symptoms were frequently observed in young deltoid synurus (Synurus deltoides) plants grown in a farmer's vinyl greenhouse ...

  • Puccinia klugkistiana, a Rust Fungus Occurring on Cleistogenes hackelii in Korea

    Jae-Sung Lee, Young-Joon Choi, In-Young Choi, Chong-Kyu Lee, Hyeon-Dong Shin

    Rust samples at both uredinial and telial stages were collected from Cleistogenes hackelii (Poaceae) in 2017 and 2019 in Korea...