Morphogenesis in Aspergillus nidulans

Morphogenesis in Aspergillus nidulans.

Aspergillus nidulans conidiiophore

Aspergillus nidulans conidiiophore.

chitin deposition in germinating wheat conidiospore

Pattern of chitin deposition in germinating wheat conidiospore (FITC-wheat germ agglutinin.)

chitin deposition in germinating wheat conidiospore

Pattern of chitin deposition in germinating wheat conidiospore (FITC-wheat germ agglutinin.)

SepA::GFP co-localizes with the Spitzenkorper (FM4-64)

SepA::GFP co-localizes with the Spitzenkorper (FM4-64) (images from R. Roberson and N. Read; Harris et al.,2005)

Septum formation during conidiophore development

Septum formation during conidiophore development, surface conidiation. Transition from a fission-like to a budding-like septum distinct shape; different pattern and intensity of chitin deposition.

Septum formation during conidiophore development

Septum formation during conidiophore development, submerged conidiation. Transition from a fission-like to a budding-like septum distinct shape; different pattern and intensity of chitin deposition.

Asymmetric organization of hyphal tip cells

Asymmetric organization of hyphal tip cells.