Joining us today to discuss mushroom-forming fungi is Dimitrios Floudas, a researcher and principal investigator at BECC (Biodiversity and Ecosystem services in a Changing Climate).
Through his work at BECC, Dimitrios is researching how mushroom-forming fungi break down organic matter produced by other organisms.
While studying at the University of Athens, Dimitrios became very fascinated by fungi – particularly in their diversity and metabolic versatility.
Since then, he has studied fungal ecology and function – attempting to understand the evolution and decomposition mechanisms of these complex organisms…
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Episode also available on Apple Podcast: http://apple.co/30PvU9C