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CDA Methodology and Results

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Anitha, A., Sowmya, S., Kumar, P. T. S., Deepthi, S., Chennazhi, K. P., Ehrlich, H., . . . Jayakumar, R. Chitin and chitosan in selected biomedical applications. Progress in Polymer Science(0). doi:

Christodoulidou, A., Bouriotis, V., & Thireos, G. (1996). Two sporulation-specific chitin deacetylase-encoding genes are required for the ascospore wall rigidity of Saccharomyces cerevisiae. J Biol Chem, 271(49), 31420-31425.

Christodoulidou, A., Briza, P., Ellinger, A., & Bouriotis, V. (1999). Yeast ascospore wall assembly requires two chitin deacetylase isozymes. FEBS Lett, 460(2), 275-279.

Christodoulidou, A., Briza, P., Ellinger, A., & Bouriotis, V. (1999). Yeast ascospore wall assembly requires two chitin deacetylase isozymes. FEBS Lett, 460(2), 275-279. doi:

Jarmila, V., & Vavrikova, E. (2011). Chitosan derivatives with antimicrobial, antitumour and antioxidant activities--a review. Curr Pharm Des, 17(32), 3596-3607.

Liu, N., Chen, X.-G., Park, H.-J., Liu, C.-G., Liu, C.-S., Meng, X.-H., & Yu, L.-J. (2006). Effect of MW and concentration of chitosan on antibacterial activity of Escherichia coli. Carbohydrate Polymers, 64(1), 60-65. doi:

Martínez, J. P., Falomir, M. P., & Gozalbo, D. (2001). Chitin: A Structural Biopolysaccharide eLS: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.

Martinou, A., Koutsioulis, D., & Bouriotis, V. (2003). Cloning and expression of a chitin deacetylase gene (CDA2) from Saccharomyces cerevisiae in Escherichia coli: Purification and characterization of the cobalt-dependent recombinant enzyme. Enzyme and Microbial Technology, 32(6), 757-763. doi:

Moussa, S. H., Tayel, A. A., & Al-Turki, A. I. (2013). Evaluation of fungal chitosan as a biocontrol and antibacterial agent using fluorescence-labeling. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 54(0), 204-208. doi:

Tsigos, I., Martinou, A., Kafetzopoulos, D., & Bouriotis, V. (2000). Chitin deacetylases: new, versatile tools in biotechnology. Trends in Biotechnology, 18(7), 305-312. doi:

Zakrzewska, A., Boorsma, A., Brul, S., Hellingwerf, K. J., & Klis, F. M. (2005). Transcriptional response of Saccharomyces cerevisiae to the plasma membrane-perturbing compound chitosan. Eukaryot Cell, 4(4), 703-715. doi: 10.1128/ec.4.4.703-715.2005

Zhang, H., Li, R., & Liu, W. (2011). Effects of Chitin and Its Derivative Chitosan on Postharvest Decay of Fruits: A Review. International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 12(2), 917-934.

(Anitha et al.; Christodoulidou, Bouriotis, & Thireos, 1996; A. Christodoulidou, P. Briza, A. Ellinger, & V. Bouriotis, 1999; Anna Christodoulidou, Peter Briza, Adi Ellinger, & Vassilis Bouriotis, 1999; Jarmila & Vavrikova, 2011; Liu et al., 2006; Martínez, Falomir, & Gozalbo, 2001; Martinou, Koutsioulis, & Bouriotis, 2003; Moussa, Tayel, & Al-Turki, 2013; Tsigos, Martinou, Kafetzopoulos, & Bouriotis, 2000; Zakrzewska, Boorsma, Brul, Hellingwerf, & Klis, 2005; Zhang, Li, & Liu, 2011)

Lõoke M, Kristjuhan K, Kristjuhan A. Extraction of genomic DNA from yeasts for PCR-based applications.. doi:10.2144/000113672. PubMed PMID: 21548894.

El Hadrami, A.; Adam, L.R.; El Hadrami, I.; Daayf, F. Chitosan in Plant Protection. Mar. Drugs 2010, 8, 968-987.