Volume 19 Part 1 Article 151
Title: Expression analysis of protease genes of Lentinula edodes in culture periods
Author: Yasuhisa Fukuta, Norifumi Shirasaka
We have been reported that the role of proteinases in the fruit-body formation of Basidiomycetes. The opinion was based on our observations that the fruit-body formation of Basidiomycetes such as Lentinula edodes was accelerated by the addition of Pepsin inhibitor from Streptomyces naniwaensis, S-PI (Pepstatin Ac).