> I am interested in obtaining a yeast strain with either a deletion or
> mutation of calmodulin. I know that mutations of CaM have been done in
> yeast but is there a deletion strain??? or is it fatal (deletion that
> is)? It needs to be leu-, trp- and his- preferably as well. Does anyone
> know if anything like this exists? Any references, comments, etc. would
> be very appreciated!
Mike Moser in Trish Davis' lab at the U of Washington can probably help
you out there. Deletion is lethal but they likely have diploids with a
gene disruption around, and they have also made several mutants as well.