A Case of "Maternal" Inheritance in Neurospora Crassa.

@article{Mitchell1952ACO,
  title={A Case of "Maternal" Inheritance in Neurospora Crassa.},
  author={M B Mitchell and Herschel K. Mitchell},
  journal={Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America},
  year={1952},
  volume={38 5},
  pages={
          442-9
        }
}
The inheritance of mutant characters of Neurospora has not previously been found to be influenced by the way in which crosses were made. Whether protoperithecia were furnished by one parent or the other, the result, in so far as the types of progeny recovered were concerned, was the same. In the case to be considered here, however, the inheritance of a slow-growth character, which has been designated as poky, appears to be dependent upon its being carried by the protoperithecial parent. If the… CONTINUE READING

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