Table 1 A. nidulans strains used in this study
StrainGenotypeSource
FGSC4Wild-type strain, veA+FGSC
DKA63biA1
DKA4pyroA4 pyrG89 wA2M. Peñalva
DKA95(AGB288)∆cryA::ptrA veA+G. Braus
DKA200 (FGSC A1096)pabaA1FGSC
DKA13(MH11057)pabaA1 niiA4 ∆nkuA::bar yA1M. Hynes
HA344H1-chRFP::Afpyro pyrG89 (pyroA4; argB2?) ∆nkuA::argBS. Osmani
DKA180nimX2F233L, yA2, nicB8, pyroA4; HH1-GFP-Afpyro+; ∆nkuA (?)This study
Strains used only for crossings
 FGSC A1126nimX2F233L nicB8 pyroA4 yA2Osmani et al. (1994), obtained from FGSC
 LO 1945pyrG89 riboB2 pyroA4 nkuA∆ HH1-GFP-Afpyro+B. Oakley
  • All strains are veA1, unless stated. FGSC, Fungal Genetics Stock Center.