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Research Article

Taxonomic Richness of Yeasts in Japan within Subtropical and Cool Temperate Areas

  • Masako Takashima mail,

    masako@jcm.riken.jp

    Affiliation: Microbe Division/Japan Collection of Microorganisms, RIKEN BioResource Center, Wako, Saitama, Japan

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  • Takashi Sugita,

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology, Meiji Pharmaceutical University, Tokyo, Japan

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  • Bui Hong Van,

    Affiliation: Microbe Division/Japan Collection of Microorganisms, RIKEN BioResource Center, Wako, Saitama, Japan

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  • Megumi Nakamura,

    Affiliation: Microbe Division/Japan Collection of Microorganisms, RIKEN BioResource Center, Wako, Saitama, Japan

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  • Rikiya Endoh,

    Affiliation: Microbe Division/Japan Collection of Microorganisms, RIKEN BioResource Center, Wako, Saitama, Japan

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  • Moriya Ohkuma

    Affiliation: Microbe Division/Japan Collection of Microorganisms, RIKEN BioResource Center, Wako, Saitama, Japan

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  • Published: November 30, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0050784

About the Authors

Masako Takashima, Bui Hong Van, Megumi Nakamura, Rikiya Endoh, Moriya Ohkuma
Microbe Division/Japan Collection of Microorganisms, RIKEN BioResource Center, Wako, Saitama, Japan
Takashi Sugita
Department of Microbiology, Meiji Pharmaceutical University, Tokyo, Japan

Corresponding Author

Email: masako@jcm.riken.jp

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MT TS MO. Performed the experiments: MT TS BHV. Analyzed the data: MT MN RE MO. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MT TS BHV RE. Wrote the paper: MT TS MO.