Activation of Aflatoxin Biosynthesis Alleviates Total ROS in Aspergillus parasiticus Article

Kenne, Gabriel J, Gummadidala, Phani M, Omebeyinje, Mayomi H et al. (2018). Activation of Aflatoxin Biosynthesis Alleviates Total ROS in Aspergillus parasiticus . 10(2), 10.3390/toxins10020057

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cited authors

  • Kenne, Gabriel J; Gummadidala, Phani M; Omebeyinje, Mayomi H; Mondal, Ananda M; Bett, Dominic K; McFadden, Sandra; Bromfield, Sydney; Banaszek, Nora; Velez-Martinez, Michelle; Mitra, Chandrani; Mikell, Isabelle; Chatterjee, Saurabh; Wee, Josephine; Chanda, Anindya

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publication date

  • February 1, 2018

keywords

  • Aspergillus
  • EXPRESSION
  • FLAVUS
  • Food Science & Technology
  • Life Sciences & Biomedicine
  • NOR-1
  • OXIDATIVE STRESS-RESPONSE
  • REACTIVE OXYGEN
  • REGULATORY GENE
  • SCLEROTIAL PRODUCTION
  • SECONDARY METABOLISM
  • Science & Technology
  • TRANSCRIPTIONAL ACTIVATION
  • This work illustrates how aflatoxin biosynthesis contributes to the management of total ROS in Aspergillus parasiticus
  • Toxicology
  • VEA
  • We show that activation of aflatoxin biosynthesis reduces total ROS production in this fungus
  • aflR
  • aflatoxin
  • aflatoxin biosynthesis
  • an established model for studying mycotoxin biosynthesis and secondary metabolism in filamentous fungi
  • and aflatoxin itself
  • is jointly mediated by the aflatoxin pathway regulator
  • reactive oxygen species
  • superoxide dismutase
  • which at least in part

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volume

  • 10

issue

  • 2