Molecular and General Genetics MGG

, Volume 104, Issue 3, pp 288–294 | Cite as

Polarised complementation at the pyrimidine-3 locus ofNeurospora

  • Alan Radford


A re-evaluation of complementation at the pyrimidine-3 locus ofNeurospora suggests the existence of polarity. This apparent polarity is supported by polar complementation of the majority of a number of mutants induced with the acridine ICR-170, and confirmed by the behavior of an allele which is shown by reversion studies to be a frameshift mutant.


Neurospora Crassa Sorbose Polar Mutant Apparent Polarity Reversion Study 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alan Radford
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  1. 1.Department of Biological SciencesStanford UniversityStanfordUSA

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