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1. Physical, physiological, and sanitary quality of Myrocarpus frondosus Allemão diaspores stored in different environments.

Cabreúva (Myrocarpus frondosus Allemão) is a native species with ecological, ornamental, medicinal, and timber potential. This study aimed to evaluate the physical, physiological, and sanitary quality of Myrocarpus frondosus diaspores over 360 days in different storage environments. The initial...

Author(s) : Aimi, S. C.; Araujo, M. M.; Muniz, M. F. B.; Walker, C.; Gomes, D. R.

Publisher : Instituto de Florestas, Universidade Federal Rural do Rio de Janeiro, Seropédica, Brazil

Journal article : Floresta e Ambiente 2021 Vol.28 No.1 ref.37

2. Practitioner-driven research for improving the outcomes of mold inspection and remediation.

This commentary is intended to provide a research roadmap for utilizing recent chemical and molecular-biological technological advances for addressing dampness and mold in buildings. The perspective is unique in that both the mold industry practitioners and academic researchers drive the questions. ...

Author(s) : Peccia, J.; Haverinen-Shaughnessy, U.; Täubel, M.; Gentner, D. R.; Shaughnessy, R.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Science of the Total Environment 2021 Vol.762

3. Inhibitory effect of N, N-Dimethylhexadecylamine on the growth of white-rot fungus Trametes versicolor (L.) in wood.

Wood is an organic material that is a source of carbon of organisms called Wood-decay fungi, and to preserve the wood, various toxic compounds to man and the environment have been used. To analyze the effect of N,N-Dimethylhexadecylamine (DMHDA) on wood attacked by the rotting fungus Trametes...

Author(s) : Montejo-Mayo, W.; Días-Rivera, E.; Martínez-Pacheco, M.; Munro-Rojas, A.; Ambriz-Parra, E.; Velázquez-Becerra, C.

Publisher : Tech Science Press, Henderson, USA

Journal article : Phyton (Buenos Aires) 2021 Vol.90 No.1 pp.193-206 ref.55

4. Microbiological community structure on logs used for groynes in a riverbank system.

It is important for civil engineering applications to investigate resistance to wood decay in aqueous environments. DNA from microorganisms inhabiting logs (groynes) that had been used for about 15 years as a water control system to prevent riverbank erosion was extracted and the microbial...

Author(s) : Ishiyama, N.; Horisawa, S.; Hara, T.; Yoshida, M.; Momohara, I.

Publisher : Springer-Japan, Tokyo, Japan

Journal article : Journal of Wood Science 2021 Vol.67 No.11 ref.43

5. Effects of loblolly pine extract, primary and quaternary alkyl ammonium chlorides combined with Burgundy oil from eastern red cedar against subterranean termites and wood-decay fungi.

Burgundy oil (BO) from Eastern red cedar provides resistance against termites and wood-decay fungi and is enhanced when combined with an amylose inclusion complex (AIC) containing hexadecylammonium chloride (HAC). Indirect evidence also indicated that a methanol Loblolly pine extract (LPE) was...

Author(s) : Eller, F. J.; Mankowski, M. E.; Kirker, G. T.; Selling, G. W.

Publisher : North Carolina State University, College of Natural Resources, Raleigh, USA

Journal article : BioResources 2021 Vol.16 No.1 pp.893-910 ref.many

6. Volatile essential oils can be used to improve the efficacy of heat treatments targeting the western drywood termite: evidence from simulated whole house heat treatment trials.

Colonies of western drywood termites, Incisitermes minor (Hagen) (Blattodea: Kalotermitidae), are difficult to detect and treat due to their cryptic nature. The use of heated air to create lethal temperatures within infested wood serves as a nonchemical treatment option targeting whole structure or ...

Author(s) : Perry, D. T.; Choe, D. H.

Publisher : Oxford University Press, Cary, USA

Journal article : Journal of Economic Entomology 2020 Vol.113 No.5 pp.2448-2457

7. Population structure of the drywood termite Incisitermes schwarzi (Blattodea: Kalotermitidae) in the Caribbean.

Author(s) : Janowiecki, M. A.; Scheffrahn, R. H.; Austin, J. W.; Szalanski, A. L.

Publisher : South Carolina Entomological Society Inc, Clemson, USA

Journal article : Journal of Agricultural and Urban Entomology 2020 Vol.36 No.101-108 pp.101-108 ref.32

8. Natural durability and chemical composition of Liquidambar sp. wood.

Wood is a material of biological origin and because of its chemical composition it is subject to attack by various organisms that use it as a food source. Thus, this study aimed to evaluate the natural durability and chemical composition of the Liquidambar sp. wood. Accelerated rot tests were...

Author(s) : Freitas, T. P.; Paes, J. B.; Oliveira, J. T. da S.; Boschetti, W. T. N.; Soratoo, D. N.; Jesus, M. S. de

Publisher : Fundação de Pesquisas Florestais do Paraná (FUPEF), Curitiba, Brazil

Journal article : Floresta 2020 Vol.50 No.2 pp.1179-1184 ref.19

9. Three new species of Peniophorella (Basidiomycota) from East Asia.

Three new Peniophorella species (Hymenochaetales) growing on dead wood, are described and illustrated. Peniophorella aspersa was collected in Taiwan and mainland China, and characterized by minutely warted hymenial surface, well-developed subiculum, rare stephanocysts and cylindrical-suballantoid...

Author(s) : Yurchenko, E.; Wu, S. H.; Maekawa, N.

Publisher : E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, Stuttgart, Germany

Journal article : Nova Hedwigia 2020 Vol.111 No.3/4 pp.473-495 ref.38

10. Influence of heat treatment and tannin impregnation on boron depletion and wood durability.

Heat treatment (HT) of a mixture of tannins and inorganic boron compounds showed effective results against wood decay organisms. Boron compounds play a critical role in the preservation of wood against wood decay organisms. The use of tannins and HT represents a relatively new environmentally...

Author(s) : Lopes Junior, D. V.; Barnes, H. M.; Bobadilha, G. dos S.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Forests 2020 Vol.11 No.2 ref.50

11. Gene expression analysis of three putative copper-transporting atpases in copper-tolerant Fibroporia radiculosa.

Copper tolerance of brown-rot basidiomycete decay fungi can lessen the efficacy of copper-containing wood preservatives for wood products in-service. The purpose of this study was to evaluate wood mass loss and differential expression of three genes that have putative annotations for...

Author(s) : Ohno, K. M.; Bishell, A. B.; Stanosz, G. R.

Publisher : Frontiers Media S.A., Lausanne, Switzerland

Journal article : Frontiers in Microbiology 2020 Vol.11 No.December ref.many

12. Sulfation, structural analysis, and anticoagulant bioactivity of ginger polysaccharides.

In this study, ginger polysaccharide (GP), ginger polysaccharide 1 (GP1), and ginger polysaccharide 2 (GP2) from ginger were firstly modified by sulfation. Fourier transform infrared, and nuclear magnetic resonance spectra investigation of sulfated ginger polysaccharide (SGP), sulfated ginger...

Author(s) : Wang ChaoFan; He YaoXuan; Tang XiaoZhen; Li NingYang

Publisher : Wiley, Boston, USA

Journal article : Journal of Food Science 2020 Vol.85 No.8 pp.2427-2434

13. The effect of acetylation on iron uptake and diffusion in water saturated wood cell walls and implications for decay.

Acetylation is widely used as a wood modification process that protects wood from fungal decay. The mechanisms by which acetylation protects wood are not fully understood. With these experiments, we expand upon the literature and test whether previously observed differences in iron uptake by wood...

Author(s) : Zelinka, S. L.; Houtman, C. J.; Hirth, K.; Lacher, S.; Lorenz, L.; Thybring, E. E.; Hunt, C. G.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Forests 2020 Vol.11 No.10 ref.65

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Search results: 23,417 results (approx.)

1. Physical, physiological, and sanitary quality of Myrocarpus frondosus Allemão diaspores stored in different environments.

Cabreúva (Myrocarpus frondosus Allemão) is a native species with ecological, ornamental, medicinal, and timber potential. This study aimed to evaluate the physical, physiological, and sanitary quality of Myrocarpus frondosus diaspores over 360 days in different storage environments. The initial...

Author(s) : Aimi, S. C.; Araujo, M. M.; Muniz, M. F. B.; Walker, C.; Gomes, D. R.

Publisher : Instituto de Florestas, Universidade Federal Rural do Rio de Janeiro, Seropédica, Brazil

Journal article : Floresta e Ambiente 2021 Vol.28 No.1 ref.37

2. Practitioner-driven research for improving the outcomes of mold inspection and remediation.

This commentary is intended to provide a research roadmap for utilizing recent chemical and molecular-biological technological advances for addressing dampness and mold in buildings. The perspective is unique in that both the mold industry practitioners and academic researchers drive the questions. ...

Author(s) : Peccia, J.; Haverinen-Shaughnessy, U.; Täubel, M.; Gentner, D. R.; Shaughnessy, R.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Science of the Total Environment 2021 Vol.762

3. Inhibitory effect of N, N-Dimethylhexadecylamine on the growth of white-rot fungus Trametes versicolor (L.) in wood.

Wood is an organic material that is a source of carbon of organisms called Wood-decay fungi, and to preserve the wood, various toxic compounds to man and the environment have been used. To analyze the effect of N,N-Dimethylhexadecylamine (DMHDA) on wood attacked by the rotting fungus Trametes...

Author(s) : Montejo-Mayo, W.; Días-Rivera, E.; Martínez-Pacheco, M.; Munro-Rojas, A.; Ambriz-Parra, E.; Velázquez-Becerra, C.

Publisher : Tech Science Press, Henderson, USA

Journal article : Phyton (Buenos Aires) 2021 Vol.90 No.1 pp.193-206 ref.55

4. Microbiological community structure on logs used for groynes in a riverbank system.

It is important for civil engineering applications to investigate resistance to wood decay in aqueous environments. DNA from microorganisms inhabiting logs (groynes) that had been used for about 15 years as a water control system to prevent riverbank erosion was extracted and the microbial...

Author(s) : Ishiyama, N.; Horisawa, S.; Hara, T.; Yoshida, M.; Momohara, I.

Publisher : Springer-Japan, Tokyo, Japan

Journal article : Journal of Wood Science 2021 Vol.67 No.11 ref.43

5. Effects of loblolly pine extract, primary and quaternary alkyl ammonium chlorides combined with Burgundy oil from eastern red cedar against subterranean termites and wood-decay fungi.

Burgundy oil (BO) from Eastern red cedar provides resistance against termites and wood-decay fungi and is enhanced when combined with an amylose inclusion complex (AIC) containing hexadecylammonium chloride (HAC). Indirect evidence also indicated that a methanol Loblolly pine extract (LPE) was...

Author(s) : Eller, F. J.; Mankowski, M. E.; Kirker, G. T.; Selling, G. W.

Publisher : North Carolina State University, College of Natural Resources, Raleigh, USA

Journal article : BioResources 2021 Vol.16 No.1 pp.893-910 ref.many

6. Volatile essential oils can be used to improve the efficacy of heat treatments targeting the western drywood termite: evidence from simulated whole house heat treatment trials.

Colonies of western drywood termites, Incisitermes minor (Hagen) (Blattodea: Kalotermitidae), are difficult to detect and treat due to their cryptic nature. The use of heated air to create lethal temperatures within infested wood serves as a nonchemical treatment option targeting whole structure or ...

Author(s) : Perry, D. T.; Choe, D. H.

Publisher : Oxford University Press, Cary, USA

Journal article : Journal of Economic Entomology 2020 Vol.113 No.5 pp.2448-2457

7. Population structure of the drywood termite Incisitermes schwarzi (Blattodea: Kalotermitidae) in the Caribbean.

Author(s) : Janowiecki, M. A.; Scheffrahn, R. H.; Austin, J. W.; Szalanski, A. L.

Publisher : South Carolina Entomological Society Inc, Clemson, USA

Journal article : Journal of Agricultural and Urban Entomology 2020 Vol.36 No.101-108 pp.101-108 ref.32

8. Natural durability and chemical composition of Liquidambar sp. wood.

Wood is a material of biological origin and because of its chemical composition it is subject to attack by various organisms that use it as a food source. Thus, this study aimed to evaluate the natural durability and chemical composition of the Liquidambar sp. wood. Accelerated rot tests were...

Author(s) : Freitas, T. P.; Paes, J. B.; Oliveira, J. T. da S.; Boschetti, W. T. N.; Soratoo, D. N.; Jesus, M. S. de

Publisher : Fundação de Pesquisas Florestais do Paraná (FUPEF), Curitiba, Brazil

Journal article : Floresta 2020 Vol.50 No.2 pp.1179-1184 ref.19

9. Three new species of Peniophorella (Basidiomycota) from East Asia.

Three new Peniophorella species (Hymenochaetales) growing on dead wood, are described and illustrated. Peniophorella aspersa was collected in Taiwan and mainland China, and characterized by minutely warted hymenial surface, well-developed subiculum, rare stephanocysts and cylindrical-suballantoid...

Author(s) : Yurchenko, E.; Wu, S. H.; Maekawa, N.

Publisher : E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, Stuttgart, Germany

Journal article : Nova Hedwigia 2020 Vol.111 No.3/4 pp.473-495 ref.38

10. Influence of heat treatment and tannin impregnation on boron depletion and wood durability.

Heat treatment (HT) of a mixture of tannins and inorganic boron compounds showed effective results against wood decay organisms. Boron compounds play a critical role in the preservation of wood against wood decay organisms. The use of tannins and HT represents a relatively new environmentally...

Author(s) : Lopes Junior, D. V.; Barnes, H. M.; Bobadilha, G. dos S.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Forests 2020 Vol.11 No.2 ref.50

11. Gene expression analysis of three putative copper-transporting atpases in copper-tolerant Fibroporia radiculosa.

Copper tolerance of brown-rot basidiomycete decay fungi can lessen the efficacy of copper-containing wood preservatives for wood products in-service. The purpose of this study was to evaluate wood mass loss and differential expression of three genes that have putative annotations for...

Author(s) : Ohno, K. M.; Bishell, A. B.; Stanosz, G. R.

Publisher : Frontiers Media S.A., Lausanne, Switzerland

Journal article : Frontiers in Microbiology 2020 Vol.11 No.December ref.many

12. Sulfation, structural analysis, and anticoagulant bioactivity of ginger polysaccharides.

In this study, ginger polysaccharide (GP), ginger polysaccharide 1 (GP1), and ginger polysaccharide 2 (GP2) from ginger were firstly modified by sulfation. Fourier transform infrared, and nuclear magnetic resonance spectra investigation of sulfated ginger polysaccharide (SGP), sulfated ginger...

Author(s) : Wang ChaoFan; He YaoXuan; Tang XiaoZhen; Li NingYang

Publisher : Wiley, Boston, USA

Journal article : Journal of Food Science 2020 Vol.85 No.8 pp.2427-2434

13. The effect of acetylation on iron uptake and diffusion in water saturated wood cell walls and implications for decay.

Acetylation is widely used as a wood modification process that protects wood from fungal decay. The mechanisms by which acetylation protects wood are not fully understood. With these experiments, we expand upon the literature and test whether previously observed differences in iron uptake by wood...

Author(s) : Zelinka, S. L.; Houtman, C. J.; Hirth, K.; Lacher, S.; Lorenz, L.; Thybring, E. E.; Hunt, C. G.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Forests 2020 Vol.11 No.10 ref.65

14. Wood-water relationships and their role for wood susceptibility to fungal decay.

Wood in service is sequestering carbon, but it is principally prone to deterioration where different fungi metabolize wood, and carbon dioxide is released back to the atmosphere. A key prerequisite for fungal degradation of wood is the presence of moisture. Conversely, keeping wood dry is the most...

Author(s) : Brischke, C.; Alfredsen, G.

Publisher : Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany

Journal article : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology 2020 Vol.104 No.9 pp.3781-3795 ref.many

15. Durability and strenght properties of Triplochiton scleroxylon wood treated with Thevitia peruviana seed oil after fungal attack.

The effect of Thevitia peruviana seed oil treatment on weight loss and compressive strength of decayed sap wood of Triplochiton scleroxylon was investigated. The phytochemical analysis of methanolic extracted T. peruviana seed oil was determined qualitatively and quantitatively after which five...

Author(s) : Adebawo, F. G.

Publisher : Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Journal article : Journal of Tropical Forest Science 2020 Vol.32 No.1 pp.58-65 ref.32

16. Effects of sublethal phosphine exposure on respiration rate and dispersal propensity of adult females of Tribolium castaneum.

An understanding of how sublethal exposure to phosphine affects an organism's respiration is important for predicting its effects on activities depending on a reliable energy source including movement. After treatment with the appropriate sublethal doses of phosphine (LC10), both resistant and...

Author(s) : Malekpour, R.; Arnold, P. A.; Rafter, M. A.; Daglish, G. J.; Walter, G. H.

Publisher : Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany

Journal article : Journal of Pest Science 2020 Vol.93 No.1 pp.149-157

17. "Puffing" in Sarcoscypha austriaca: back to Ziegenspeck.

Many discomycetes show the phenomenon of "puffing": the quasi-simultaneous discharge of large numbers of ascospores, rendering them visible to the unaided eye as a whiff of smoke above the fruitbody. Obviously, some kind of synchronization mechanism must be present to make all asci involved burst...

Author(s) : Dam [N.]

Publisher : Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia, USA

Journal article : Mycologia 2020 Vol.112 No.2 pp.224-229 ref.19

18. The effect of a mixture of Phlebiopsis gigantea (Fr.) jülich metabolites on mycelium growth of Heterobasidion spp. in vitro.

Introduction. Biological control against Heterobasidion root rot utilises the natural antagonistic properties of a saprotrophic fungus Phlebiopsis gigantea (Fr.) Jülich. The aim of the study was to determine the effect of P. gigantea metabolites on mycelium growth in three Heterobasidion species...

Author(s) : Płońska-Kaczor, K.; Łakomy, P.

Publisher : Wydawnictwo Akademii Rolniczej w Poznaniu, Poznan, Poland

Journal article : Acta Scientiarum Polonorum - Silvarum Colendarum Ratio et Industria Lignaria 2020 Vol.19 No.2 pp.85-93 ref.36

19. The possibility of propolis extract application in wood protection.

Nowadays, there is a growing interest in extending the service life of wood and wood products by applying natural substances that are harmless to humans and the environment. In this paper, propolis was used as an eco-friendly wood preservative. The aim of this study was to determine the resistance...

Author(s) : Woźniak, M.; Kwaśniewska-Sip, P.; Waśkiewicz, A.; Cofta, G.; Ratajczak, I.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Forests 2020 Vol.11 No.4 ref.50

20. Determination of tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum) seed vigour using controlled deterioration followed by a conductivity test.

Seeds of eight lots of four tobacco varieties differing in vigour were studied. The initial germination percentage (GPUT) was 81-100% and the controlled greenhouse emergence percentage (CEP) was 55-91%. All seeds were treated by controlled deterioration (CD) at 20% moisture content and 45°C for 24...

Author(s) : Ma WenGuang; Zhang ZhiHao; Zheng YunYe; Pan Wei; Qiu Tian; Guan YaJing; Hu Jin

Publisher : International Seed Testing Association, Bassersdorf, Switzerland

Journal article : Seed Science and Technology 2020 Vol.48 No.1 pp.1-10

21. Determining the wood (Parashorea spp.) decaying and metal corroding abilities of eight fungi.

Fungi are wood-decaying organisms, and this is an important trait that should be considered in wood utilization. When fungi attack wood, it decreases the quality of the wood. The use of metal screws has become an important part of woodworking. The ability of fungi to decay wood and damage metal...

Author(s) : Sihati Suprapti; Djarwanto; Listya Mustika Dewi

Publisher : Korean Society of Wood Science and Technology, Seoul, Korea Republic

Journal article : Mokchae Konghak = Journal of the Korean Wood Science and Technology 2020 Vol.48 No.1 pp.50-60 ref.32

22. Factors affecting Alicyclobacillus acidoterrestris growth and guaiacol production and controlling apple juice spoilage by Lauric arginate and ε-polylysine.

Growth of Alicyclobacillus acidoterrestris in fruit juices has been associated with the release of off-odor compounds, such as guaiacol. Guaiacol release was quantified using Selected Ion Flow Tube Mass Spectrometry (SIFT-MS) and method's minimum detection level was 3.6 ppb. The amount of guaiacol...

Author(s) : Hu XiaoHuan; Huang En; Barringer, S. A.; Yousef, A. E.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : LWT - Food Science and Technology 2020 Vol.119 pp.108883 ref.27

23. Response of the wood-decay fungus Schizophyllum commune to co-occurring microorganisms.

Microorganisms are constantly interacting in a given environment by a constant exchange of signaling molecules. In timber, wood-decay fungi will come into contact with other fungi and bacteria. In naturally bleached wood, dark, pigmented lines arising from confrontation of two fungi often hint at...

Author(s) : Krause, K.; Jung, E. M.; Lindner, J.; Hardiman, I.; Poetschner, J.; Madhavan, S.; Matthäus, C.; Kai, M.; Menezes, R. C.; Popp, J.; Svatoš, A.; Kothe, E.

Publisher : Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA

Journal article : PLoS ONE 2020 Vol.15 No.4 ref.62

24. Development of the Trametes versicolor (L.) C. G. Lloyd. fungus on the wood of thermoregulated Pinus taeda L.

The companies in the forestry sector seek highly durable wood, prioritizing the use of planted forests, and the thermal treatment is a viable alternative to provide quality to these woods. Thus, the objective of the study was to evaluate the resistance of the heat-treated Pinus taeda L wood by the...

Author(s) : Santos, L. M. dos; Nieri, É. M.; Pereira, F. A.; Krefta, S. M.; Mata, J. B. da

Publisher : Western Parana State University, Cascavel, Brazil

Journal article : Scientia Agraria Paranaensis 2020 Vol.19 No.2 pp.112-116 ref.20

25. Mechanical characterization of Pinus massoniana cell walls infected by blue-stain fungi using in situ nanoindentation.

Characterizing the mechanical properties of wood cell walls will lead to better understanding and optimization of modifications made to wood infected by the blue-stain fungi. In this study, in situ nanoindentation was used to characterize the mechanical properties of the cell walls of Pinus...

Author(s) : Li Jing; Yu Yan; Feng Chao; Wang HanKun

Publisher : Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany

Journal article : Journal of Forestry Research 2020 Vol.31 No.2 pp.661-665 ref.many