Online resources

General Information on Kingdom Fungi

Global fungal red list initiative 

List of Edible Fungi 

Tools for identification of fungal species

Mycokey: Automated fungal species identification system.

ISHAM Barcoding Database: ITS and TEF1α DNA Barcoding Databases                            

UNITE: A database and sequence management environment on the eukaryotic nuclear rDNA ITS region. 

RefSeq: NCBI RefSeq Targeted Loci Project.

Mycobank: Database for Nomenclature.

Mushroom Observer: A website to record mushroom observations, help people identify unfamiliar mushrooms, and expand scientific exploration of mushrooms.  

Journals for Mycological Research

General Mycology

Journal of Fungi  

Journal of Mushroom 

Journal of Mycology 

Mushroom Research 



Journal of yeast and fungal research

Fungal Biology Reviews

Medical Mycology

International Journal of Medicinal Mushrooms 

Journal of Medical Mycology 

Medical Mycology Journal 

Medical Mycology Case Reports 

Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology 

Journal of Antibacterial and Antifungal Agents

Journal of Invasive Fungal Infections

Current Fungal Infection Reports

Fungal Genetics and Biology

Fungal Systematics and Evolution 

Frontiers in Fungal Biology 

Fungal Genetics and Genomics 

Fungal Genomics, Genetics and Molecular Biology 




Fungal Taxonomy, nomenclature and ecology


Fungal Diversity

Fungal Ecology 

Information on Fungal Infections

Online Mycology: Information on Identification and management of human and animal fungal infections.

Aspergillus & Aspergillosis: A Website that serves many different audiences to find out more about the fungus Aspergillus and the illnesses it causes 

List of ‘Fungus’ related conferences

TIMM-7 — 7th Trends in Medical Mycology

20th Power of Fungi and Mycotoxins in Health and Disease 2015

15th 2nd International Conference on Infectious Diseases and Nanomedicine-2015 (ICIDN-2015)

Molecular Pathogenesis: Mechanisms of Infectious Disease

Power of Fungi and Mycotoxins in Health and Disease 2015

9th World Congress of the World Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases

ISSY — International Specialized Symposium on Yeasts

The Allied Genetics Conference

Focused Meeting 2015: International Meeting on The Invasive Fungus

 IAHCP Medical Conference — Advances in Medical Practice in the Changing World

CSHL meeting: Eukaryotic DNA Replication & Genome Maintenance

The Genomics of Common Diseases

The Mobile Genome: Genetic and Physiological Impacts of Transposable Elements

Cell Symposia: Stem Cell Epigenetics

CSHL meeting: Genome Engineering: The CRISPR/Cas Revolution

ICCGE 2015: XII International Conference on Chromosomal Genetics and Evolution

ICSB-2015: The 16th International Conference on Systems Biology

6th European Conference on Prokaryotic and Fungal Genomics

ASHG 2015 – Annual Meeting of the American Society of Human Genetics

CSHL meeting: Stem Cell Biology

CSHL meeting: Probalistic Modeling in Genomics

EMBO/EMBL Symposium: Non-coding Genome

CSHL meeting: Genome Informatics

EMBO/EMBL Symposium: Cancer Genomics

CSHL meeting: Single Cell Analyses

CSHL meeting: Plant Genomes & Biotechnology: From Genes to Networks

17th International Conference on Molecular Genetics and Microbiology

Genomic Integrity 2015

Epigenetics 2015

Systems Biology of Infection Symposium – 2nd Edition

Otto Warburg Summer School on Transcription Factors and their Role in Establishing and Maintaining Cellular Identity

ICYGMB — International Conference on Yeast Genetics and Molecular Biology

PoFMy — Power of Fungi and Mycotoxins in Health and Disease 2015

ProkaGENOMICS — European Conference on Prokaryotic and Fungal Genomics

EMBO | EMBL Symposium — New approaches and concepts in microbiology

Fungal Cell Wall 2015

BMS Main Scientific Meeting 2015 – The Invasive Fungus

German speaking Mycological Society (DMykG)

ICAAC and the International Congress of Chemotherapy (ICC)

Power of Fungi and Mycotoxins in Health and Disease

Prokaryotic and Fungal Genomics (ProkaGENOMICS)

Trends in Medical Mycology (TIMM2015)

Paediatric Mycology

CBS Course Medical Mycology

11th International Meeting on Yeast Apoptosis

Tackling emerging fungal threats to animal health, food security and ecosystem resilience

PYFF6 – 6th Conference on Physiology of Yeast and Filamentous Fungi

TAGC 2016: The Allied Genetics Conference

Society of IndianHuman and Animal Mycologists

Yeast: Products and Discovery 2015 (YPD 15)

List of Fungus-related Associations

The American Society for Cell Biology

British Society for Cell Biology

German Society for Cell Biology

Iran Society for Cell Biology

Chinese Society for Cell Biology

Australia and New Zealand Society for Cell and Developmental Biology

Asian Pacific Organisation for Cell Biology

Ukrainian Society of Cell Biology

Sociedad de Biología Celular de Chile

The Korean Society for Molecular and Cellular Biology

Indian Society of Cell Biology

The Philippine Society for Cell Biology

UP Cell Biological Society

French Societies for Cell Biology

The Brazilian Society for Cell Biology

Swiss Society for Cell Biology

Molecular Biology and Genetics

 PanAmerican Society for Pigment Cell Research (PASPCR) 

Anatomical Society of Great Britain and Ireland 

International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR) 

 Japanese Society for Pigment Cell Research (JSPCR) 

Signal Transduction Society 

American Thoracic Society (ATS) 

 Australasian Society for Human Biology (ASHB) 

Canadian Society of Biochemsitry, Molecular & Cellular Biology (CSBMCB)

 IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBS) 

Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine (SEBM) 

 Society for Free Radical Biology and Medicine (SFRBM) 

Society for the Study of Human Biology (SSHB) 

International Society for Computational Biology (ISCB) 

Society for Developmental Biology 

American Society of Gene & Cell Therapy (ASGCT) 

Society for Melanoma Research (SMR) 

American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB)

International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (IUBMB) 

European Society of Gene and Cell Therapy (ESGCT) 

Korean Society of Gene and Cell Therapy (KSGT) 

A few interesting articles on fungi

Edible and Non-Edible Wild Mushrooms: Nutrition, Toxicity and Strategies for Recognition

Edible wild mushrooms of the Western Ghats: Data on the ethnic knowledge

The importance of fungi and mycology for addressing major global challenges

Importance of Fungi in the Petroleum, Agro-Allied, Agriculture and Pharmaceutical Industries

The amazing potential of fungi: 50 ways we can exploit fungi industrially

Fungi as industrial producers of food ingredients

      Curators: Chaitali Nagane (email: [email protected]), Baby Salini, Nabanita Saha, Nikitha Amin, Sushant Bornak, Vasudha Pai (Last updated on 06.12.2022, 1624 hrs IST (GMT+530).