FLO11/YIR019C Locus History Help


Nomenclature History
Standard Name Reference
FLO11 Lo WS and Dranginis AM  (1996) FLO11, a yeast gene related to the STA genes, encodes a novel cell surface flocculin. J Bacteriol 178(24):7144-51
Other Name(s)Reference
MUC1 Lambrechts MG, et al.  (1996) Muc1, a mucin-like protein that is regulated by Mss10, is critical for pseudohyphal differentiation in yeast. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 93(16):8419-24
Nomenclature History Notes
DateNote
2012-09-20This gene was originally named "MUC1" (MUCin-like protein). Consensus among the S. cerevisiae research community recommended a change to the name "FLO11" (FLOcculation).

Lo WS and Dranginis AM  (1996) FLO11, a yeast gene related to the STA genes, encodes a novel cell surface flocculin. J Bacteriol 178(24):7144-51
Lambrechts MG, et al.  (1996) Muc1, a mucin-like protein that is regulated by Mss10, is critical for pseudohyphal differentiation in yeast. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 93(16):8419-24
Mapping Notes
DateNote
1997-10-20Edition 14: The genetic strain background S288C does not express FLO11 and fails to form pseudohyphae when starved for nitrogen

Cherry JM, et al.  (1997) Genetic and physical maps of Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Nature 387(6632 Suppl):67-73