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The paf gene product modulates asexual development in Penicillium chrysogenum

By Nikoletta Hegedüs, Claudia Sigl, Ivo Zadra, Istvan Pócsi and Florentine Marx


Penicillium chrysogenum secretes a low molecular weight, cationic and cysteine-rich protein (PAF). It has growth inhibitory activity against the model organism Aspergillus nidulans and numerous zoo- and phytopathogenic fungi but shows only minimal conditional antifungal activity against the producing organism itself

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