Mycopathologia et mycologia applicata

, Volume 51, Issue 1, pp 87–97 | Cite as

Sex-hormones in Neurospora crassa further studies on its biological properties

  • M. S. Islam


Sexual hormones, isolated from the single strains (EmA, Ema) and cross (EmA × Ema) cultures ofNeurospora crassa have been found to restore the fertility of a completely sterile strain obtained from the “selfed” progeny of EmA. In an attempt to see the effects of different concentrations (dilutions) of the “cross-extract” on EmA and also on the cross EmA×Ema, different threshold values were indicated.


Biological Property Neurospora Crassa Single Strain Sexual Hormone Sterile Strain 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. S. Islam
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  1. 1.Department of GeneticsUniversity of AlbertaEdmonton 7Canada

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