TABLE 2.

Strains identified by screening of the S. pombe gene deletion library as failing to invade

Deleted geneProposed function(s) (reference)Defect
snf5Chromatin remodeling (19)Adhesion
SPBC30B4.03cTranscription (inferred)aAdhesion
tlg2Membrane traffic (inferred)Adhesion
SPBC1289.10cTranscription (inferred)Adhesion
SPCC1494.10Transcription (inferred)Adhesion
ral2Mating, morphology (8)Invasion
SPBC11B10.07cUnknownInvasion
spo20Sporulation (18)Invasion
arp42Chromatin remodeling (19)Invasion
ubr1Ubiquitin ligase (12)Invasion
sgf73SAGA complex (9)Invasion
for3Formin (7)Invasion