TABLE 2

Distribution of Ssop and Sncp in proteins sporulating cells

Relevant genotypeaNo. of prospore membranes observed (%)b
Antibody43210
Anti-SsopSPO201000000
spo20Δ322016824
Anti-SncpSPO201000000
spo20Δ8159959
  • a Cells displaying tetranucleate DAPI staining were scored for the number of prospore membranes observed when counterstained with the indicated antibody. At least 150 cells in each culture were counted.

  • b Strains used were AN120 (SPO20/SPO20) and AN147 (spo20Δ ::his5+/spo20Δ::his5+).