Sex Determination in the Social Amoeba Dictyostelium discoideum

@article{Bloomfield2010SexDI,
  title={Sex Determination in the Social Amoeba Dictyostelium discoideum},
  author={Gareth Bloomfield and Jason Skelton and Alasdair C. Ivens and Yoshimasa Tanaka and Robert R. Kay},
  journal={Science},
  year={2010},
  volume={330},
  pages={1533 - 1536}
}
Sex Triangle The model organism Dictyostelium discoideum is a social amoeba that has three sexes, or mating types, that do not resemble those in any other eukaryote studied so far. Any two sexes can form a diploid zygote, which will recruit other haploid cells to form a macrocyst. Bloomfield et al. (p. 1533; see the Perspective by Kessin) found that sex in this amoeba is determined by several genes at a locus on chromosome 5, with each mating type represented by a different version of the locus… 

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