TABLE 2.

Accumulation of TAGs during 48 h of growth in MSM in the presence of different concentrations of acetamide as revealed by thin-layer chromatography

Concn of acetamide (%, wt/vol)TAG accumulation in strain:
M. smegmatis mc2155R. opacus PD630
0HighHigh
0.1LowHigh
0.5Very lowHigh