Amana Nadeem D/o Nadeem-ur-Rehman was granted degree in the subject of Zoology after approval of her thesis entitled Mycotechnological Production of Laccase by Pleurotus Ostreatus
and Waheed Akram S/o Mohammad Akram in the subject of Agricultural Sciences after approval of his thesis titled Studies on Efficacy and Mechanisms of Bacillus Strains to Induce Systemic Resistance in Tomato against Fusarium Wilt .
Nutrient digestibility, ruminal fermentation activities, serum parameters and milk production and composition of lactating goats fed diets containing rice straw treated with Pleurotus ostreatus
2854[degrees]E), 2 Apr 2014, soil of the greenhouse planting with Pleurotus ostreatus
32 g/kg substrate) was found when Pleurotus ostreatus
was grown on wheat straw as substrate.
5% aqueous extract of Pleurotus ostreatus
, in hypercholesterolemic rats (Alam et al.
Removal of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) in contaminated soil by white rot fungus Pleurotus ostreatus
, International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation 41: 111-117.
However, despite this, there is scanty information on the use of Pleurotus ostreatus
and Gloeophyllum sepiarium in hydrolysing various lignocellulosic wastes.
Alethia Vazquez-Morillas of the Autonomous Metropolitan University in Mexico City has shown that a fungus called Oyster mushrooms, Pleurotus ostreatus
, can devour 90 percent of a disposable diaper within two months.
The sporophores of Pleurotus ostreatus
and Pleurotus pulmonarius growing in the wild were collected from Ibadan University botanical garden.
2004), for Pleurotus ostreatus
is around 85:1 (RAJARATHNAM; BANO, 1989), for Ganoderma lucidum is from 70:1 to 80:1 (HSIEH; YANG, 2004) and for Lentinula edodes is around 25:1 (OEI, 1996).
Antrodia radiculosa * Armillaria ostoyae Bjerkandera adusta * Gloephyllum trabeum * Grifola frondosa Irpex lacteus Lentinula edodes Meruliporia incrassata * Mycena alcalina Naematoloma frowardii (= * Hypholoma) Phanerochaete chrysosporium * Pleurotus eryngii Pleurotus ostreatus
Pleurotus pulmonarius * Psilocybe spp.
During their investigation on delignification of paddy straw by white - rot fungus, Pleurotus ostreatus
, they found that the fungus produced highest amount of lignin peroxidase of 80 U[ml.