Name: Samantha Chandranath Karunarathna

Country: China

Affiliation:

Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China

Phone no: (+86)-18288976403

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Address:

Soil Biology Group, Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 132 Lanhei Rd, Heilongtan, Kunming, China, 650201.

Research Interests:

Taxonomy, Phylogeny and cultivation of mushrooms

Biography:

Research grants involved

  • Research assistant of the National Center for Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology grant (grant number: BRN049/2553) “Value added products from basidiomycetes: Putting Thailand’s biodiversity to use” from June 2009 –July 2012.
  • Research assistant of the National Research Council of Thailand (NRCT) grant (grant number: NRCT/55201020007) “Taxonomy, phylogeny and cultivation of Lentinus in northern Thailand” from November 2011 to December 2014.
  • Research assistant of the Mae Fah Luang University grant (grant number: MFU/54101020048) “Taxonomy, phylogeny and cultivation of Lentinus in northern Thailand” from January 2012 to February 2013.
  • Research assistant of the Thailand Research Fund grant (grant number: BRG 5580009) “Taxonomy, Phylogeny and biochemistry of Thai Basidiomycetes” from June 2012 to July 2015.