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- Vellani, T.S.; Griffiths, A.J.F.; Glass, N.L.
- Genome 1994 v.37 no.2 pp. 249-255
- sexual reproduction; mating behavior; Neurospora crassa; loci; asexual reproduction; mutants; recessive genes; mutation
- ... The mating-type locus in the ascomycete Neurospora crassa functions as a vegetative-incompatibility locus during asexual growth such that A + a heterokaryons and A/a partial diploids are inhibited in their growth. In this study, we sought mutations that suppress mating-type associated vegetative incompatibility by using A/a partial diploids. Mutants were selected as spontaneous escapes from inhibi ...