TABLE 3

Frequency of chromosome V loss in diploid and tetraploid strains

A. StrainChromosome V
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B. TimeMATα/αMATα/α/α/αFold increase
0<10−6<10−6
Log1.91 × 10−56.82 × 10−3357×
Stationary1.14 × 10−51.45 × 10−3127×
  • Chromosome loss rates represent the frequency of Leu 5-FOAR segregants in a population (see materials and methods) of logarithmically growing cells (Log) and stationary cells (Stationary). The averages of two independent experiments are shown.