Yeast deletion nomenclature

Christian Hodar chodar at
Wed Sep 11 16:07:35 EST 2002


Im start my work using yeast strains and I have a question:

What means URA3(delta)0?..Im think that is a deletion of the Ura gene, 
but im not sure.

Is possible to select this strain with a plasmid containing URA3 marker 
in a ura deficient medium?


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