Self/Nonself Recognition in Fungi: Old Mysteries and Simple Solutions

  title={Self/Nonself Recognition in Fungi: Old Mysteries and Simple Solutions},
  author={Regine Kahmann and Michael B{\"o}lker},
to generate new alleles by meiotic recombination have failed (Puhalla, 1970). Genetic studies had revealed that Institut fü r Genetik und Mikrobiologie der Universitä t Mü nchen Maria-Ward-Str. 1a the b locus is the master control locus for pathogenicity and that the combination of two different b alleles in the 80638 Mü nchen, Germany same cell is absolutely required for the parasitic stage (see Banuett, 1992). Molecular analysis revealed that In fungi, sexual reproduction is governed by… CONTINUE READING