Something living on colchicine!

Grant Morahan morahan at
Sun Jul 28 23:04:58 EST 1996

In article <Pine.SOL.3.91.960725010623.12136A-100000 at>,
Chromosome Terror <abrdlher at> wrote:
> The one in colchicine forms a nice mycelium, with big vacuoles and no septae.

Colchicine is an alkaloid produced by certain plant species. Therefore, it
is not at all surprising that some fungi are resistant to it.

Grant Morahan, Ph.D.
The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research

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