The genetic basis for the meiotic disorder of Coprinus congregatus


A “pale-mushroom” phenotype in the fungus Coprinus congregatus has previously been reported to be caused by a cytoplasmic, infectious agent that inhibits the formation of synaptonemal complexes. After a period of 5 years of successful extraction of infectious material from carrier homokaryons, infectivity has now been lost and even cytoplasmic contact… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00445741

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