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To account for such biphasic behaviour, two regression lines were fitted to the data by systematically altering the proportion of points contributing to each regression and selecting the analysis with the smallest residual error. Then, if the ratio of the two regression slopes was greater than 1 order of magnitude indicating that the behaviour was markedly biphasic, the greater of the slopes was taken as the bulge GR; otherwise, the single regression slope was used. Any strategy has to be compared with a default condition: the default condition here is the usual paradigm of a fungus displaying radial symmetry as it grows (Prosser and http://www.selleckchem.com/screening/epigenetics-compound-library.html Trinci, 1979). It was then assumed that growth was not resource limited, i.e. that resource acquisition did not cause the colony to grow faster. Therefore, any enhanced GR of part of the perimeter would be matched by a decreased GR over the rest of the colony margin such that the area covered would be the same as the default radial case. The simplest model for a fungal foraging strategy would then involve: perception of a stimulus signalling the http://www.selleckchem.com/products/Dasatinib.html availability of a resource. Wood is insoluble so we assume that it is perceived by contact that then triggers a perimeter response; translation of the segment response into an enhanced GR over part of the perimeter; maintenance of the enhanced growth for long enough to distort the shape of the colony and break radial symmetry. This segment growth response was captured mathematically using a three-parameter model termed the ESR model. The parameters are: the enhanced GR relative to rest of the colony (G); the angular length of the responding segment (W); the centrally aligned proportion (P) of W, which grows at G (if P? https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Evodiamine of the colony: the duration of the ESR (D) and the number of such segment foci (F) that a colony could simultaneously support. If the segment contacted a new resource within this period, the duration was restarted: it was therefore possible for an excited segment to remain in existence for the duration of the entire simulation. Where F was constrained, it was assumed that the excited segment(s) inhibited other parts of the perimeter from reacting to new resources while it (they) remained in existence. Simulations were conducted to assess the sensitivity of the model to D and F. For presentation, all perimeter data were normalized to the unit circle. The simulation models had an arbitrary spatial scale as the actual scale simply depended on the length and number of time steps.