TABLE 3

Phenotypes and numbers of each progeny type analyzed from individual chains isolated from basidia of C. neoformans

Phenotypes
ADE2ADE2ADE2ADE2ade2ade2ade2ade2
URA5URA5ura5ura5URA5URA5ura5ura5ADE2ADE2URA5
Chain no.DissectedGerminatedαaαaαaαaURA5MATMAT
16640000002NPDNPDPD
210732000020NPDTTTT
38600240000PDTTTT
47750200000TTNPDTT
57400300001TTNPDTT
6181300345100PDTTTT
76600121200PDTTTT
85500013010TTPDTT
9121201000038NPDTTTT
Total7966123111193611
  • All chains originate from sporulation of diploid strain AI187. Chain 7 was part of basidium 81 (Table 1).