Carol Baker csb3 at PSU.EDU
Tue Jan 2 13:56:17 EST 1996

Agmenellum quadruplicatum (Synecoccus) has a natural transformation system
that was characterized in the 80's.  See the work from Porter, Stevens and
Bryant laboratories.  This system is more efficient than the triparental
mating required for other species.  Carol Baker

At 3:17 PM 1/2/96, Veljo Kisand wrote:
>Hi folks!
>Lets talk about sex.... with cyanobacteria (blue-greens) I mean that I could
>not find any good references about sex processes on these organisms. In
>everyday life they  reproduce vegatatively if I'm correct. And how they
>change genetical information?
>Veljo Kisand

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