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Spontaneous rotational inversion in Phycomyces

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The filamentary fungus Phycomyces blakesleeanus undergoes a series of remarkable transitions during aerial growth. During what is known as the Stage IV growth phase, the fungus extends while rotating in a counterclockwise manner when viewed from above (Stage IVa) and then, while continuing to grow, spontaneously reverses to a clockwise rotation (Stage IVb). This phase lasts for 24 - 48 hours and is sometimes followed by yet another reversal (Stage IVc) before the overall growth ends. Here, we...

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2011-01-01
URN:
uuid:bcd9f0ce-aef3-431d-adb3-2f54d05f0cef
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oai:eprints.maths.ox.ac.uk:1165

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