Expression of starvation-induced genes in zygotes of Dictyostelium discoideum

Miho Iijima, Kazuhiro Aiba, Yoshimasa Tanaka, Hideko Urushihara

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Abstract

Two cDNA fragments induced in developing zygotes of Dictyostelium discoideum were isolated by mRNA differential display. The relevant genes were also found to be expressed during asexual development, suggesting that sexual and asexual development share common molecular mechanisms in D. discoideum.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)93-96
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Plant Research
Volume111
Issue number1
StatePublished - Mar 1998
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Developmental genes
  • Dictyostelium discoideum
  • Zygote development
  • mRNA differential display

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Plant Science

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