The biotechnology of higher fungi - current state and perspectives

Jadwiga Turło
2014 Folia Biologica et Oecologica  
This review article concisely describes methodology of biotechnological processes with the use of cultures of higher fungi, their application in bioremediation and to obtain biologically active preparations. Advantages and disadvantages of biotechnological methods used to cultivate mushrooms are analyzed. This paper contains overview of higher fungi species most commonly used in biotechnological processes, of cultivation methods applied to produce fungal biomass, of enzymes and bioactive
more » ... ites and of the strategies for submerged cultivation of the mycelial cultures. The problems of optimization of strains and biotechnological processes are briefly discussed.
doi:10.2478/fobio-2014-0010 fatcat:k6ul7y3l5vecto7dfkobgk2tli