Molecular and General Genetics MGG

, Volume 102, Issue 4, pp 348–352 | Cite as

A lack of noncomplementation among chemically induced ad2 mutants of Saccharomyces cerevisiae

  • N. Nashed


A complete lack of noncomplementation was observed among 208 ad2 mutants of yeast induced by HNO2 and 1-nitroso-imidazolidone-2. This result stresses the advantage of using efficient chemical mutagens such as the alkylating and deaminating agents used for the induction of mutants with a minimum of functional damage.


HNO2 Saccharomyces Cerevisiae Saccharomyces Complete Lack Chemical Mutagen 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • N. Nashed
    • 1
  1. 1.Forstbotanisches Institut der Universtät Freiburg i. Br.Freiburg i. Br.Germany

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