Ascus (fungus)

Known as: asci, ascus, ascus fungus 
OBSOLETE. A sac-like fruiting body (ascomycete Fungi); contains ascospores (typically eight in number). [ISBN:0198547684]
National Institutes of Health

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2009
Highly Cited
2009
We present a 6-gene, 420-species maximum-likelihood phylogeny of Ascomycota, the largest phylum of Fungi. This analysis is the… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Many fungal genera have been defined based on single characters considered to be informative at the generic level. In addition… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The mode of evolution of the biologically diverse forms of ascomycetes is not well understood, largely because the descent… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Meiosis is the process by which gametes are generated with half the ploidy of somatic cells. This reduction is… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Formation of the forespore membrane, which becomes the plasma membrane of spores, is an intriguing step in the sporulation of the… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Three G protein alpha subunit genes have been cloned and characterized from Magnaporthe grisea: magA is very similar to CPG-2 of… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Efficient genetic recombination requires near-perfect homology between participating molecules. Sequence divergence reduces the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
We have analyzed by genetic means 43 strains of Saccharomyces that had been isolated from fermenting grape musts in Italy. Twenty… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
 
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Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
Carbohydrate metabolism, under sporulation conditions, was compared in sporulating and non-sporulating diploids of Saccharomyces… (More)
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