Navigation Links
Yeast's lifestyle couples mating with meiosis
Date:1/5/2014

myces pombe. But S. pombe and C. lusitaniae are very distant relatives. Their evolution diverged at least 330 million years ago.

That two such distantly related haploid yeasts should each have evolved a fused program of mating and meiosis makes it seem more likely that there is some generally good reason for doing so, Bennett said. His hypothesis is that coupling of mating and meiosis offers the yeasts an advantage in maintaining their haploid lifestyle by efficiently splitting up the diploid products of mating.

In general, fungi have proven ready to adapt their sexual habits based on their environment, Bennett said. Furthermore, across biology there is an emerging picture that genes involved in sexual reproduction are evolving faster than non-sex genes. But the question of why fungi should prefer a life of haploidy, diploidy, or polyploidy rages as hotly as ever among biologists.


'/>"/>

Contact: David Orenstein
david_orenstein@brown.edu
401-863-1862
Brown University
Source:Eurekalert  

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology news :

1. More efficient production of biofuels from waste with the help of modified yeasts
2. Unique adaptations to a symbiotic lifestyle reveal novel targets for aphid insecticides
3. Childrens physical activity levels are not enough to counteract sedentary lifestyles
4. Lifestyle of a killer
5. Researchers develop guidebook for promoting healthy lifestyles among Hispanic populations
6. Gene mutations caused by a fathers lifestyle can be inherited by multiple generations
7. Moderate exercising encourages a healthier lifestyle
8. Lifestyle, age linked to diabetes-related protein
9. For gay couples, condom decision-making and condom use varies by race
10. Low-cost in-vitro fertilization method developed at CU may help couples in developing countries
11. New method for estimating parameters may boost biological models
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Yeast's lifestyle couples mating with meiosis
(Date:3/30/2015)... --Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/lc9bnl/global_gesture ) has ... Market in Automotive Sector 2014-2018" report to their ... Recognition market in Automotive Sector to grow at a ... Gesture recognition is the ability of a device to ... Gesture recognition technology can be 2D-based or 3D-based. It ...
(Date:3/24/2015)... , March 24, 2015   Crossmatch ™, ... today announced that its U.are.U ® 4500 ... Goorin Bros . to achieve PCI compliance ... secures access to the POS terminal, protecting the ... of data breaches. With one-third ...
(Date:3/20/2015)... Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4stcg3/india_sensors ... "India Sensors Market Forecast and Opportunities 2020" ... market is projected to grow at a CAGR ... automotive, industrial and healthcare sectors are the key ... addition, adoption of MEMS technology in sensors is ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Global Gesture Recognition Market in Automotive Sector Report 2015 - Growing Number of Partnerships 2Crossmatch Fingerprint Readers Help Retailer Prevent Data Breaches at Point-of-Sale 2India Sensors Market Forecast and Opportunities 2020 - STMicroelectronics held the largest share in 2014 2India Sensors Market Forecast and Opportunities 2020 - STMicroelectronics held the largest share in 2014 3
... , LLC is pleased to announce that it is assisting ... their mid-term growth plan in Latin America: "Vision: 2012 ... Karcsi Global,s work will expand NEC,s efforts in three fields: ... a Japan-based high-tech firm, is a leader in biometrics and ...
... weight is not recommended-unless you,re a male cleaner fish, reports ... B . Cleaner fish feed in male-female pairs by ... service, cleaners may get greedy and bite clients rather than ... come to an abrupt end as the disgruntled client fish ...
... memories into our brain, and new research by University ... long known that fear and other highly emotional experiences ... online today (Tuesday, June 14) in advance of publication ... Daniela Kaufer and colleagues report a new way for ...
Cached Biology News:Fish weight-watchers 2Fear boosts activation of young, immature brain cells 2Fear boosts activation of young, immature brain cells 3
(Date:5/5/2015)... , May 5, 2015  Blueprint Medicines (NASDAQ: ... its initial public offering of 9,367,708 shares of ... $18.00 per share, including shares of common stock ... of their option to purchase additional shares. The ... Blueprint Medicines were approximately $168.6 million, before underwriting discounts ...
(Date:5/5/2015)... (PRWEB) May 05, 2015 VetStem ... Science Animal Health, Jeffrey Schaffer, DVM, as Director ... over 15 years of experience in the veterinary ... great addition to our veterinarian lead organization”. ... explains. “Dr. Schaffer will be responsible for all ...
(Date:5/5/2015)... Israel , May 5, 2015  Tikcro ... Company was approved to continue trading on OTCQB  ... OTCQB Marketplace allows for a continuous ... broker-dealers. Investors can have real-time quotes and market ... The OTCQB Marketplace includes U.S. and ...
(Date:5/5/2015)... 5, 2015 ImmunoCellular Therapeutics, Ltd. ("ImmunoCellular") ... , President and Chief Executive Officer, will present ... DATE:  Thursday, May 7, 2015     TIME:  11:30 am ... > click the red "register/ watch presentations" button ... online event where investors are invited to ask ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Blueprint Medicines Announces Closing of Initial Public Offering 2Leading Regenerative Veterinary Medicine Company, VetStem Biopharma announces the addition of Dr Jeffrey Schaffer as the Director of Veterinary Professional Services. 2Tikcro Technologies Announces Approval to Continue Trading on OTCQB 2ImmunoCellular Therapeutics to Webcast Live at VirtualInvestorConferences.com on May 7 2
... by Medical Marketing & Media, CARY, N.C., ... behavioral science-based relationship marketing, is ranked one of,the ... & Media,s annual,"Agency Issue" review, published this month., ... 2007, place MicroMass,among some of the largest advertising ...
... NOVATO, Calif., July 15 BioMarin,Pharmaceutical Inc. (Nasdaq ... Executive Officer of BioMarin, will host a,conference call ... p.m. ET (23:00,CET) to discuss second quarter 2008 ... Number: 866.700.0161 International Dial-in Number: ...
... China, July 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --,China-Biotics, Inc. (OTC ... Chinese firm specializing in the manufacture,research, development, ... the appointment of American Stock Transfer & ... and registrar, effective August 15, 2008.,AST, headquartered ...
Cached Biology Technology:North Carolina Marketing Firm MicroMass Named One of Top 60 Healthcare Agencies in U.S. 2BioMarin to Host Second Quarter 2008 Financial Results Conference Call and Webcast on Tuesday, August 5 at 5:00 p.m. ET (23:00 CET) 2China-Biotics, Inc. Announces Appointment of New Transfer Agent Effective August 15, 2008 2
Fast, sensitive quantitation of Mouse IgM concentration....
Detect and measure levels of mouse IgG3 antibody isotypes quickly and easily....
Request Info...
ExonBio Service provides one-stop recobinant protein shopping from cloning, expression and purification. Price including gene cloning....
Biology Products: