RTD focus of organization
Science and education
Description of RTD activities
Identification of lignicolous fungi, humano-toxic macromycetes, hallucinogenic fungi in the Republic of Macedonia, eco-taxonomic research of fungi , distribution of lignicolous macromycetes, parasites and saprobes on Juniperus spp. and Pinus peuce, medicinal species of macromycetes recorded in the Republic of Macedonia, country report of the Republic of Macedonia, preliminary red list of macrofungi in the Republic of Macedonia, macrofungi associated with conifers, anti carcinogenic and antiatherogenic activity of different fungal extracts typical of the region of Balkan Peninsula.
Experiences in international Programmes
Macromycete diversity in Molika pine stands (Pinus peuce Grieseb.) in the Republic of Macedonia (Macedonian Ministry of Science and Education and International Bürro, Bon, Germany); Macromycete diversity in juniper stands (Juniperus excelsa and J.foetidissima) in the Republic of Macedonia and Republic of Turkey (Macedonian Ministry of Science and Education and Tubitak); Mapping and monitoring of macromycetes in Europe within ECCF; integration of the Latvian state institute of wood chemistry in the European research area: biodegradation of lignocellulose by wood-rotting fungi financed by EC; Protected forest area in Europe within COST Action E27 PROFOREST; Information network for protection of macromycetes diversity in southeastern Europe, financed by REC Budapest; Macromycete diversity in fir forests (Abies cilicica and Abies borisii regis) in the Republic of Macedonia and the Republic of Turkey (Macedonian Ministry of Science and Education and Tubitak); Anticarcinogenic and antiatherogenic activity of fungal exctaracts of seleted macromycete species from Balkan Peninsula in corelation with phylogenetic position of the taxa. (Macedonian Ministry of Science and Education and Slovenian Ministry of Science ); FP6 Project - The European Distributed Institute of Taxonomy, EDIT, for a network in « Taxonomy for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Research ».
Organisation is/was involved in projects funded by the following RTD programmes
Inserted / Updated
2006-03-30 / 2010-04-14