8. The Fungal Secretory Pathways and Their Relation to Lignocellulose Degradation

  1. Christian P. Kubicek

Published Online: 13 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118414514.ch8

Fungi and Lignocellulosic Biomass

Fungi and Lignocellulosic Biomass

How to Cite

Kubicek, C. P. (2012) The Fungal Secretory Pathways and Their Relation to Lignocellulose Degradation, in Fungi and Lignocellulosic Biomass, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118414514.ch8

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 JUL 2012
  2. Published Print: 10 SEP 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470960097

Online ISBN: 9781118414514



  • fungal secretory pathways, and lignocellulose degradation;
  • protein secretion in lignocellulosic degradation, substrate insolubility;
  • ultrastructure, biochemistry, fungal protein secretion genetics;
  • protein cotranslational targeting, for secretion or SRP cycle;
  • ER protein folding, UDPglucose, UGT, in glycoprotein control;
  • strategies, for fungal secretory pathway improvement;
  • ER PDI for correct disulfide bond formation in oxidative folding;
  • protein glycosylation, and tailoring of N-glycan chains


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Fungal Secretory Pathway

  • Protein Glycosylation

  • Strategies for Improvement of the Fungal Secretory Pathway