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Chlamydospores of Schizophyllum commune

  • Y. Koltin
  • J. G. H. Wessels
  • P. van der Valk
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Summary

The detection of chlamydospores of Schizophyllum commune in liquid medium is described. The short thick walled cells are formed by intercalary septation which leads also to modification of the septal complex. The chemical composition of the cell walls of chlamydospores is similar to the composition of the vegetative mycelium.

Keywords

Cell Wall Liquid Medium Thick Walled Cell Vegetative Mycelium Schizophyllum Commune 

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© Springer-Verlag 1973

Authors and Affiliations

  • Y. Koltin
    • 1
  • J. G. H. Wessels
    • 2
  • P. van der Valk
    • 2
  1. 1.Genetic Unit, Faculty of Life SciencesUniversity of Tel-AvivIsrael
  2. 2.Department of BotanyUniversity of GroningenHarenThe Netherlands

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