, Volume 74, Issue 1, pp 57–63 | Cite as

Anomalies physio-morphologiques de la souche virosée (Bali 1) d'Allomyces arbuscula

  • Edward W. Khandjian
  • Gilbert Turian


An escape reaction of the hyphae from virus-containing strain Bali 1 of A. arbuscula was detected when intra- and interspecific Allomyces cultures were opposed on solid media. Hyphae of this virus-containing strain proliferate into witch-broom structures only detectable on solid media in which bunches of rhizoid-like structures remain more superficial than those of the control cultures, suggesting that metabolism of the Bali 1 strain is altered into a more aerobic type.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Edward W. Khandjian
    • 1
  • Gilbert Turian
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratoire de Microbiologie générale, Départment de Biologie végétaleUniversité de GenèveGenève 4Suisse

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