TABLE 2.

Response of S. warneri GB1 to various carbon sourcesa

Carbon sourceReactionb
Mono-, di-, and trisaccharides
    d-Glucose+
    d-Fructose+
    Maltose+
    d-Mannose+
    d-Psicose+
    3-Methyl-glucose+
    β-Methyl-d-glucoside+
    N-Acetyl-d-glucosamine+
    Palatinose+
    Gentiobiose(+)
    d-Trehalose(+)
    Turanose(+)
    Sucrosec(+)
    Maltotriose(+)
Polysaccharide
    Dextrin(+)
Alcohols
    d-Arabitol+
    d-Mannitol(+)
    Glycerol+
Carboxylic acids
    Formic acidc(+)
    N-Acetyl-l-glutamic acid+
    α-Ketobutyric acidc(+)
    α-Ketoglutaric acid(+)
    α-Ketovaleric acid+
    l-Lactic acid(+)
Ester
    Methyl pyruvate+
Polysorbate
    Tween 80c(+)
Amino acids
    d-Alanine(+)
    l-Alanine+
    l-Serine+
    l-Glutamic acid+
    l-Threoninec(+)
Dipeptide
    l-Alanyl-glycine+
Phosphates
    Glucose-6-phosphate(+)
    dl-α-Glycerol-phosphate+
  • a Unless indicated otherwise, substrates were tested by using type GP2 microplates (for gram-positive bacteria).

  • b +, positive reaction; (+), weak reaction.

  • c Substrate tested by using type GN2 microplates (for gram-negative bacteria).