TABLE 5.

Hyphal growth rates

StrainMyosin I alleleGrowth rate (μm/h)aNo. of hyphae
SC5314 CaMYO5 23.2 ± 4.437
COU316 Camyo5ΔSH323.9 ± 3.936
COU325 Camyo5ΔA24.2 ± 5.234
COU362 Camyo5ΔTH216.5 ± 3.7b36
COU406 Camyo5ΔSH3ΔA21.4 ± 4.5c32
  • a Data are means ± SD.

  • b The difference in the means for hyphal growth rates for COU362 and SC5314 is significant with a P value of <10−8.

  • c The difference in the means for COU406 and SC5314 is not significant (P = 0.09).