Mortierella


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Mortierella

(mōr'tē-ĕ-rel'ă),
A genus of saprophytic fungi (class Zygomycetes, family Mucoraceae) commonly found in nature; pathogenicity doubtful.
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KJ825899) identified Mortierella wolfii with 98% and 100% similarity with the reference sequences in the CBS database.
sporotrichioides-1; Heterocephalum aurantiacum-1; Mortierella polycephala- 3; Penicillium atramentosum-16; P.
The most frequently occurring mold species causing harmful mycosis are Absidia, Aspergillus, Basidiobolus ranarum, Cephalosporium, Cladosporium, Fusarium, Mortierella, Mucor, Penicillium, Rhizopus, Scopulariopsis, and Verticillium (Sedlbauer, 2000).
Expression of delta6-fatty acid desaturase gene from Mortierella alpina in Pichia pastoris.
DGAT2 is a new diacylglycerol acyltransferase gene family: purification, cloning, and expression in insect cells of two polypeptides from Mortierella ramanniana with diacylglycerol acyltransferase activity.
This divisional patent covers infant formula supplemented with ARA from Mortierella alpina microorganisms and methods for producing infant formulas with ARA from Mortierella alpina.
platensis) and fungi (most important species are Mucor javanicus and Mortierella isabellina).
Arachidonic Acid-Producing Mortierella alpina: Creation of Mutants, Isolation of the Related Enzyme Genes, and Molecular Breeding
Crypthecodinium cohnii, an alga, is a naturally high producer of DHA, while Mortierella alpina, a fungus, is a naturally high producer of ARA.
Ross Products Generally Recognized as Safe (GRAS) Notification -- In May 2006, the FDA notified Ross Products that it had no questions at that time regarding Ross' conclusion that DHA from tuna and ARA from Mortierella Alpina are safe as sources of DHA and ARA in certain infant formulas at certain levels.