TABLE 2

Conidial germination in pex mutants

Strain
Time (hr)Wild typepexF2323pexC∷barpexEΔpexG14pexKΔ
453 (15)23 (4)10 (2)30 (11)8 (5)13 (5)
6100 (0)90 (7)70 (12)86 (9)80 (7)93 (4)
  • Conidia were diluted and germinated in glucose minimal medium and viewed with an inverted microscope. Conidia visibly germinating were counted and are expressed as a percentage of the total. Values are the average of three replicates with standard errors shown in parentheses.