Lycopene, Podosordaria leporina, Podosordaria Lycopene
The lipid-soluble pigments were extracted from the mycelium of Podosordaria leporina and analyzed by thin-layer chromatography and absorption spectroscopy. Lycopene was found to be the major pigment produced when mycelium is exposed to blue light.
Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science
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Koehn, Robert D. and Bartosh, Katherine M.
"Lycopene, the Major Pigment of Podosordaria leporina,"
Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science: Vol. 81:
, Article 6.
Available at: http://scholarworks.uni.edu/pias/vol81/iss1/6