Current Issue
March, 2022

  • Vol. 50 No. 01
  • Isolation and Characterization of Previously Undescribed Seventeen Fungal Species Belonging to the order Hypocreales in Korea

    Jaeduk Goh, Yoosun Oh, Young-Hwan Park, Hye Yeon Mun, Sangkyu Park, and Wonsu Cheon

    Hypocreales is one of the largest orders within the class Sordariomycetes in Ascomycota. Several species of this order are cosmopolitan ......

  • Production and Characterization of the Beneficial Β-glucuronidase Inhibitor from non pathogenic wild yeast, Candida oleophila WP5-19-1, and its effects on gut microbes

    Seon-Jeong Park, and Jong-Soo Lee

    We aimed to produce a potent Β-glucuronidase inhibitor from wild yeast that could inactivate toxic substances in the colon. Culture supernatants and cell-free ......

  • Fusarium oxysporum Causes Root Rot on Gastrodia elata in Korea: Morphological, Phylogenetic, and Pathogenicity Analyses

    Sang-A Lee, Eun-Kyung Bae, Chanhoon An, Min-Jeong Kang, and Eung-Jun Park

    Gastrodia elata infected with root rot disease was collected from cultivated G. elata fields in Gimcheon, Korea, in 2018. G. elata tuber surfaces ......

  • First Report of Smut Caused by Urocystis eranthidis on Anemone flaccida in Korea

    Diane Avalos-Ruiz, Gi-Seok Seol, Seong-Keun Lim, In-Kyu Kang, Seung-Yeol Lee, and Hee-Young Jung

    Abnormal symptoms were observed on Anemone flaccida in Korea, indicating an infection caused by smut fungi. Morphological and ......

  • Erysiphe convolvuli, a Powdery Mildew Occurring on Convolvulus arvensis in Korea

    In-Young Choi, Young-Eun Na, Lamiya Abasova, Joon-Ho Choi, and Hyeon-Dong Shin

    Anamorph of a powdery mildew was collected from Convolvulus arvensis (Convolvulaceae) in 2021 in Korea. Based on the morphological examination and ......

  • Stem Rot of Bonnet Bellflower Caused by Rhizoctonia solani AG-4

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

    In July and September 2020, a severe outbreak of stem rot was observed on bonnet bellflower (Codonopsis lanceolata) plants ......

  • Isolating and characterizing the unrecorded Wild Yeasts from Seawater and Soil in Haeundae and Mongdol Beaches on the Southern Coast of, Korea

    Seon-Jeong Park, Ji-Eun Jang, Jeong-Su Moon, Hyang-Burm Lee and Jong-Soo Lee

    This study aimed to isolate wild yeasts from seawaters and soils samples of the Haeundae and Mongdol beaches on the southern coast of Korea ......