A selection system for diploid and against haploid cells inSchizosaccharomyces pombe


We have isolated a mutant ofSchizosaccharomyces pombe whose growth is temperature sensitive when it is haploid but not when it is diploid. This mutant may provide a useful system for selecting nonconditional mutants which are defective in diploid formation upon conjugation. 
DOI: 10.1007/BF02191703

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