Journal article

A Ras GTPase associated protein is involved in the phototropic and circadian photobiology responses in fungi

Silvia Polaino, Jose M Villalobos-Escobedo, Viplendra PS Shakya, Alejandro Miralles-Duran, Suman Chaudhary, Catalina Sanz, Mahdi Shahriari, Eva M Luque, Arturo P Eslava, Luis M Corrochano, Alfredo Herrera-Estrella, Alexander Idnurm

Scientific Reports | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2017

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by Spanish Ministerio de Educacion y Ciencia

Awarded by Andalusian Government

Awarded by US National Science Foundation

Funding Acknowledgements

We express our thanks to Robert Schnittker, Aric Wiest, Michael Plamann and Kevin McCluskey (Fungal Genetics Stock Center) and Maria Olmedo for providing strains, reagents, advice and protocols. We are grateful to Anandakrishnan Venkatesan and Jeffrey Price for sharing their incubators and facilities for circadian studies. The US Department of Energy Joint Genome Institute provided access to the P. blakesleeanus genome sequences prior to their publication. This research was supported by European funds (European Regional Development Fund, ERDF to L.M.C.), the Spanish Ministerio de Educacion y Ciencia (BIO2015-67148-R to L.M.C.), the Andalusian Government (P09-CVI-5027 to L.M.C.), the US National Science Foundation (MCB-0920581 to A. I.) and an Australian Research Council Future Fellowship (A. I.). J.M.V.-E. is indebted to CONACYT for a doctoral fellowship.