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Fungal Physiology

  1. Joseph GH Wessels

Published Online: 27 JAN 2006

DOI: 10.1038/npg.els.0004305

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How to Cite

Wessels, J. G. 2006. Fungal Physiology. eLS. .

Author Information

  1. University of Groningen, Haren, The Netherlands

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 JAN 2006

Abstract

Fungal physiology is concerned with activities related to growth, development and reproduction of fungi. These activities can only be understood with reference to the structure of these organisms.

Keywords:

  • fungal growth;
  • hypha;
  • metabolism fungi;
  • starvation fungi;
  • hydrophobins;
  • temperature, influence on fungi