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Stock IDSD01462
Strain NameIA336
AKAcon2-1 V
SpeciesT. thermophila
Genetic Descriptioncon2-1/con2-1 (con2-1; V)
MAC Knockins/outs
MIC Knockins/outs
Gene of InterestCON2 (conical2)
OriginGenomic exclusion progeny following an outcross to B2079-X-II of a mutant clone that resulted from nitrosoguanidine mutagenesis in 1984 of IA264 followed by cytogamy
CommentsConical shape; expression slightly more pronounced at 39° than at 28° C. Division products are equal in size.

Very similar shape to the much more studied con1-1 mutant (J. Exp. Zool. 192: 237-258), but differs in that division products are approximately equal in size, indicating that conical shape does not per se lead to smaller posterior daughter cells.

Submitted by Joseph Frankel, University of Iowa
Research Resource IdentifierTSC_SD01462
Requires MTA?No
Academic cost $35