July 18, 2013
Nuclear dynamics in a fungal chimera
Filamentous fungi (molds) are made up of a mass of growing, tube-like hyphae. Each extending hyphal tip is fed by a continuous flow of nuclei from the colony interior. Within the colony, these flows become complex and multidirectional, like traffic in a city.
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