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Fungal Genomics & Metabolomics

Comparison of volatile and non-volatile metabolites in rice wine fermented by Koji inoculated with Saccharomycopsis fibuligera and Aspergillus oryzae.
Son EY, Lee SM, Kim M, Seo JA, Kim YS.
Food Res Int. 2018 Jul;109:596-605. doi: 10.1016/j.foodres.2018.05.008. Epub 2018 May 5. PMID: 29803489

Discrimination and prediction of the origin of Chinese and Korean soybeans using Fourier transform infrared spectrometry (FT-IR) with multivariate statistical analysis.
Lee BJ, Zhou Y, Lee JS, Shin BK, Seo JA, Lee D, Kim YS, Choi HK.
PLoS One. 2018 Apr 24;13(4):e0196315. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0196315. eCollection 2018. PMID: 29689113

Comprehensive analysis of fungal diversity and enzyme activity in nuruk, a Korean fermenting starter, for acquiring useful fungi.
Carroll E, Trinh TN, Son H, Lee YW, Seo JA.
J Microbiol. 2017 May;55(5):357-365. doi: 10.1007/s12275-017-7114-z. Epub 2017 Apr 29. PMID: 28455587

A diversity study of Saccharomycopsis fibuligera in rice wine starter nuruk, reveals the evolutionary process associated with its interspecies hybrid.
Farh ME, Cho Y, Lim JY, Seo JA.
J Microbiol. 2017 May;55(5):337-343. doi: 10.1007/s12275-017-7115-y. Epub 2017 Apr 29. PMID: 28455588

Comparative analysis of nonvolatile and volatile metabolites in Lichtheimia ramosa cultivated in different growth media.
Chung H, Lee N, Seo JA, Kim YS.
Biosci Biotechnol Biochem. 2017 Mar;81(3):565-572. doi: 10.1080/09168451.2016.1256756. Epub 2016 Nov 21. PMID: 27869536

Whole-genome de novo sequencing, combined with RNA-Seq analysis, reveals unique genome and physiological features of the amylolytic yeast Saccharomycopsis fibuligera and its interspecies hybrid.
Choo JH, Hong CP, Lim JY, Seo JA, Kim YS, Lee DW, Park SG, Lee GW, Carroll E, Lee YW, Kang HA.
Biotechnol Biofuels. 2016 Nov 11;9:246. doi: 10.1186/s13068-016-0653-4. eCollection 2016. PMID: 27872659

Fungal Signal Transduction

Functional analyses of regulators of G protein signaling in Gibberella zeae.
Park AR, Cho AR, Seo JA, Min K, Son H, Lee J, Choi GJ, Kim JC, Lee YW.
Fungal Genet Biol. 2012 Jul;49(7):511-20. doi: 10.1016/j.fgb.2012.05.006. Epub 2012 May 24. PMID: 22634273

A fumonisin biosynthetic gene cluster in Fusarium oxysporum strain O-1890 and the genetic basis for B versus C fumonisin production.
Proctor RH, Busman M, Seo JA, Lee YW, Plattner RD.
Fungal Genet Biol. 2008 Jun;45(6):1016-26. doi: 10.1016/j.fgb.2008.02.004. Epub 2008 Feb 23. PMID: 18375156

Functional analyses of heterotrimeric G protein G alpha and G beta subunits in Gibberella zeae.
Yu HY, Seo JA, Kim JE, Han KH, Shim WB, Yun SH, Lee YW.
Microbiology. 2008 Feb;154(Pt 2):392-401. doi: 10.1099/mic.0.2007/012260-0. PMID: 18227243

Growth and developmental control in the model and pathogenic aspergilli.
Yu JH, Mah JH, Seo JA.
Eukaryot Cell. 2006 Oct;5(10):1577-84. PMID: 17030989

The phosducin-like protein PhnA is required for Gbetagamma-mediated signaling for vegetative growth, developmental control, and toxin biosynthesis in Aspergillus nidulans.
Seo JA, Yu JH.
Eukaryot Cell. 2006 Feb;5(2):400-10. PMID: 16467480

FluG-dependent asexual development in Aspergillus nidulans occurs via derepression.
Seo JA, Guan Y, Yu JH.
Genetics. 2006 Mar;172(3):1535-44. Epub 2005 Dec 30. PMID: 16387865

G-protein and cAMP-mediated signaling in aspergilli: a genomic perspective.
Lafon A, Han KH, Seo JA, Yu JH, d'Enfert C.
Fungal Genet Biol. 2006 Jul;43(7):490-502. Epub 2006 Mar 20. PMID: 16546420

Multiple roles of a heterotrimeric G-protein gamma-subunit in governing growth and development of Aspergillus nidulans.
Seo JA, Han KH, Yu JH.
Genetics. 2005 Sep;171(1):81-9. Epub 2005 Jun 8. PMID: 15944346

The heterotrimeric G-protein GanB(alpha)-SfaD(beta)-GpgA(gamma) is a carbon source sensor involved in early cAMP-dependent germination in Aspergillus nidulans.
Lafon A, Seo JA, Han KH, Yu JH, d'Enfert C.
Genetics. 2005 Sep;171(1):71-80. Epub 2005 Jun 8. PMID: 15944355

The pkaB gene encoding the secondary protein kinase A catalytic subunit has a synthetic lethal interaction with pkaA and plays overlapping and opposite roles in Aspergillus nidulans.
Ni M, Rierson S, Seo JA, Yu JH.
Eukaryot Cell. 2005 Aug;4(8):1465-76. PMID: 16087751

Double-joint PCR: a PCR-based molecular tool for gene manipulations in filamentous fungi.
Yu JH, Hamari Z, Han KH, Seo JA, Reyes-Dominguez Y, Scazzocchio C. (underlined: equal contribution)
Fungal Genet Biol. 2004 Nov;41(11):973-81. PMID: 15465386

The gprA and gprB genes encode putative G protein-coupled receptors required for self-fertilization in Aspergillus nidulans.
Seo JA, Han KH, Yu JH.
Mol Microbiol. 2004 Sep;53(6):1611-23. PMID: 15341643

Regulators of G-protein signalling in Aspergillus nidulans: RgsA downregulates stress response and stimulates asexual sporulation through attenuation of GanB (Galpha) signalling.
Han KH, Seo JA, Yu JH.
Mol Microbiol. 2004 Jul;53(2):529-40. PMID: 15228532

Discontinuous distribution of fumonisin biosynthetic genes in the Gibberella fujikuroi species complex.
Proctor RH, Plattner RD, Brown DW, Seo JA, Lee YW.
Mycol Res. 2004 Jul;108(Pt 7):815-22. PMID: 15446715

A putative G protein-coupled receptor negatively controls sexual development in Aspergillus nidulans.
Han KH, Seo JA, Yu JH.
Mol Microbiol. 2004 Mar;51(5):1333-45. PMID: 14982628

Suppressor mutations bypass the requirement of fluG for asexual sporulation and sterigmatocystin production in Aspergillus nidulans.
Seo JA, Guan Y, Yu JH.
Genetics. 2003 Nov;165(3):1083-93. PMID: 14668366

Mycotoxin research

Characterization of four clustered and coregulated genes associated with fumonisin biosynthesis in Fusarium verticillioides.
Seo JA, Proctor RH, Plattner RD.
Fungal Genet Biol. 2001 Dec;34(3):155-65. PMID: 11728154

Natural occurrence of the C series of fumonisins in moldy corn.
Seo JA, Lee YW.
Appl Environ Microbiol. 1999 Mar;65(3):1331-4. PMID: 10049903

N-Acetyl derivatives of type C fumonisins produced by fusarium oxysporum
Seo JA, Kim JC, Lee YW.
J Nat Prod. 1999 Feb;62(2):355-7. PMID: 10075786

Co-occurrence of Fusarium mycotoxins in mouldy and healthy corn from Korea.
Sohn HB, Seo JA, Lee YW.
Food Addit Contam. 1999 Apr;16(4):153-8. PMID: 10560568

A hemorrhagic factor (Apicidin) produced by toxic Fusarium isolates from soybean seeds.
Park JS, Lee KR, Kim JC, Lim SH, Seo JA, Lee YW.
ppl Environ Microbiol. 1999 Jan;65(1):126-30. PMID: 9872769

Phytotoxicity and cytotoxicity of the fumonisin C and P series of mycotoxins from Fusarium spp. fungi.
Abbas HK, Shier WT, Seo JA, Lee YW, Musser SM.
Toxicon. 1998 Dec;36(12):2033-7. PMID: 9839687

Natural occurrence of trichothecenes and zearalenone in Korean and imported beers.
Shim WB, Kim JC, Seo JA, Lee YW.
Food Addit Contam. 1997 Jan;14(1):1-5. PMID: 9059576

Isolation and characterization of two new type C fumonisins produced by Fusarium oxysporum.
Seo JA, Kim JC, Lee YW.
J Nat Prod. 1996 Nov;59(11):1003-5. PMID: 8946739

Variation in 8-ketotrichothecenes and zearalenone production by Fusarium graminearum isolates from corn and barley in Korea.
Seo JA, Kim JC, Lee DH, Lee YW.
Mycopathologia. 1996 Apr;134(1):31-7. doi: 10.1007/BF00437050. PMID: 20882466

Other publications

Choi, I.H., Seo, J.A., Kim, S.T. 2017. Sensory evaluation of spoilage odor emitted from ¡®Hongro¡¯ apples using metal oxide gas sensors and principal component analysis. J. Odor Indoor Environ., 16(2), 166-174.

Hong, S.J., Choi I.H., Kim, Y.G., Nam, W.H., Gil1, H.N., Seo, J.A., Kim, S.T. 2017. Assessment of odor characteristics of paprika by using gas sensors, J. Odor Indoor Environ. 16(2), 1-10.

Seo, J.A., and Yu, J.H. 2004. Toxigenic fungi and mycotoxins. pp. 689-721. Handbook of Industrial Mycology in Z. An (ed), Marcel Dekker, NY. pp.763.

Proctor, R. H., Desjardins, A. E., Plattner, R. D., and Seo, J.-A. 1999. Biosynthesis of fumonisins in Gibberella fujikuroi mating population A. Proceeding of International Symposium of Mycotoxicology '99 Mycotoxin Contamination: Health Risk. Sep. 9-10, 1999, Chiba, Japan.

Seo, Y.-S., Seo, J.A., Sohn, H.-B. and Lee, Y.-W. 1998. Production of 8-ketotrichothecenes by Fusarium graminearum on corn and barley. Korean J. Plant Pathol. 14: 418-424.

Kang, H.-J., Kim, J.-C., Seo, J.-A., Lee, Y.-W. and D.-H. Son. 1994. Contamination of Fusarium mycotoxins in corn samples imported from China. Agricultural Chemistry and Biotechnology 37:385-391.