Table 2.

The nuclease activity of Mre11 is required for meiosis

Strain% Sporulation% Spore viability
MRE11 5099
mre11Δ <1
mre11-H125N <1
spo13 4575
mei4 <1
spo13 mei4 3081
mre11Δ spo13 4380
mre11-H125N spo13 <1
mre11-H125N spo13 mei4 4698