Folia Microbiologica

, Volume 48, Issue 2, pp 199–202 | Cite as

Passing of fluorescein derivatives into the hyphae ofPhanerochaete chrysosporium



Fluorescein derivatives added into the growth medium were decolorized during submerged cultivation ofPhanerochaete chrysosporium. The highest decrease of absorbanceA 450 was observed in the growth phase regardless of the presence of inducers Tween 80 or poly(ethylene glycol) (PEG). Fluorescein linked to PEG was prepared and, after addition to cultures, shown to stimulate the production of lignin peroxidase. Passing of fluorescing substances into hyphae (observed by confocal microscopy) showed that they were concentrated on some structures inside hyphae.


Lignin Peroxidase Veratryl Veratryl Alcohol Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon Degradation Fluorescein Derivative 
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© Institute of Microbiology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic 2003

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  1. 1.Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical TechnologyUniversity of LjubljanaLjubljanaSlovenia

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