TABLE 1

A. nidulans strains used in this study

StrainGenotypeaSource
FGSC4veA+FGSCb
FGSC26biA1FGSC
FGSC237pabaA1, yA2; trpC801FGSC
FGSC773pyrG89; wA3; pyroA4FGSC
PW1biA1; argB2; methG1P. Weglenski
RMS011pabaA1, yA2; ΔargB∷trpC+; trpC801Stringer et al. (1991)
RJYE07biA1, ΔflbA∷argB+; methG1; ΔfadA∷argB+, trpC801Hicks et al. (1997)
TTA127.4pabaA1, yA2; ΔfluG∷trpC+; trpC801Lee and Adams (1994b)
RJA56.25pabaA1, yA2Seo et al. (2004)
TSR2.1pabaA1, yA2; pSH96∷trpC+Han et al. (2004b)
SFGA1cpabaA1,yA2; sfgA1; ΔfluG∷trpC+; trpC801Seo et al. (2003)
RSFGA11pyrG89; sfgA11; pyroA4; ΔfluG∷trpC+This study
RSFGA44pyrG89; sfgA44; ΔfluG∷trpC+This study
RJA4.4pyrG89, yA2; ΔfluG∷trpC+This study
TYGN2pabaA1, yA2; ΔsfgA∷argB+This study
RYG3pabaA1, yA2; ΔsfgA∷argB+; ΔfluG∷trpC+; trpC801This study
TJAS5.7pabaA1, yA2; alcA(p)∷sfgA∷trpC+, trpC801This study
RJA46.3biA1; ΔsfgA∷argB+; ΔflbA∷argB+This study
RJA47.29ΔsfgA∷argB+; ΔbrlA∷argB+This study
RJA48.1ΔsfgA∷argB+; methG1; ΔflbB∷argB+This study
RJA50.9ΔsfgA∷argB+; methG1; ΔflbD∷argB+This study
RJA51.4pabaA1, yA2; ΔsfgA∷argB+; ΔflbE∷argB+This study
RJA52.16pyrG89, yA2; ΔsfgA∷argB+; ΔfluG∷trpC+; trpC801This study
RJA53.11pyrG89, pabaA1, yA2; ΔsfgA∷argB+; ΔflbC∷argB+This study
RHS94.4methG1; ΔbrlA∷argB+S.-T. Han
TJW113biA1; methG1; ΔflbB∷argB+Kellner and Adams (2002)
RGM612pabaA1; methG1; ΔflbC∷argB+Kellner and Adams (2002)
TJW110biA1; ΔflbE∷argB+; methG1Kellner and Adams (2002)
REK1003.2biA1; methG1; ΔflbD∷argB+Kellner and Adams (2002)
REK1056argB2; methG1; ΔflbD∷trpC+; trpC801Kellner and Adams (2002)
  • a All strains carry the veA1 mutation except FGSC4.

  • b Fungal Genetics Stock Center.

  • c All 31 sfgA mutants have the same genotype except for the sfgA alleles (see Figure 3).