A new kind of fertility variant in Streptomyces coelicolor.

  title={A new kind of fertility variant in Streptomyces coelicolor.},
  author={David A. Hopwood and R J Harold and Alan Vivian and H M Ferguson},
  volume={62 3},
class of fertility variants, called “ultra-fertile” (UF) , has been identified A in the actinomycete Streptomyces coelicolor A3 ( 2 ) (HOPWOOD, HAROLD, VIVIAN and FERGUSON 1968); these variants differ strikingly in their sexual capabilities from the strains that had previously been encountered in S. coielicolor genetics (HOPWOOD 1967). It seems likely that UF variants will contribute to an understanding of the normal process of genetic transfer in this organism, about which litde is yet known… CONTINUE READING


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