TABLE 1

Strains used in this study

StrainGenotypeSource
A. gossypii
    Wild typeATCC10895
    A. g. Δlt leu2 thr4 P. Philippsen
    AWE2 rho3 Δ 1::GEN3 RHO3 This study
    AWE2b rho3 Δ 1::GEN3 This study
    AWE3 rho1::GEN3 RHO1 This study
AWE18 rho3 Δ 2::GEN3 RHO3 leu2 thr4 This study
    AWE18b rho3 Δ 2::GEN3 leu2 thr4 This study
    AWE20 cdc42 Δ 1::GEN3 CDC42 This study
    AWE21 cdc24::GEN3 CDC24 leu2 thr4 This study
    AWE26 cdc42 Δ 2::GEN3 CDC42 leu2 thr4 This study
S. cerevisiae
    YEF1201MATa leu2 his3 lys2 trp1 ura3 cdc24::HIS3 pMGF5 (Gal1-CDC24)Erfei Bi
    DJTD2-16DMATα leuu2 trp1 his4 ura3 gal2 cdc42-1Erfei Bi