TABLE 1

Carbaryl hydrolase activity in Pseudomonas sp. strains C5pp and C7

StrainGrowth substrateSp act (μmol · min−1 · mg−1)a
Carbaryl hydrolaseGentisate dioxygenase
PeriplasmCytoplasmPeriplasmCytoplasm
C5ppCarbaryl1.33 ± 0.10.36 ± 0.060.005 ± 0.0060.24 ± 0.02
Glucose0.03 ± 0.0050.014 ± 0.040.001 ± 0.0030.001 ± 0.005
C7Carbaryl1.21 ± 0.210.19 ± 0.020.002 ± 0.0030.14 ± 0.03
Glucose0.04 ± 0.0070.022 ± 0.040.013 ± 0.0040.003 ± 0.001
  • a Values are means ± standard deviations.