Table 1.

Appressorial Cytorrhysis Assay in Wild-Type Guy11 and abc3Δ

External Glycerol (Molar Concentration)Guy11 Cytorrhysis (%)aabc3Δ Cytorrhysis (%)a
1.05.0 ± 1.16.2 ± 1.5
2.08.2 ± 0.910.0 ± 1.7
3.032.0 ± 0.833.0 ± 1.0
3.563.0 ± 1.168.1 ± 1.4
4.081.5 ± 1.785.1 ± 1.2
4.585.0 ± 0.889.2 ± 1.1
  • a Refers to the mean (±sd) of three independent estimations, each involving 103 appressoria (P < 0.05). The appressoria were allowed to form for 45 h on GelBond membrane prior to the addition of the indicated concentration of external glycerol.