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
©1974 Iowa Academy of Science, Inc.
Koehn, Robert D. and Bartosh, Katherine M.
"Lycopene, the Major Pigment of Podosordaria leporina,"
Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science, 81(1), 7-9.
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