TABLE 3.

Properties of clones that induce or inhibit quorum sensing

ClonePhenotypeaInsert size (kb)
QS1A78
QS1-CA3.5
QS4B24
QS5B42
QS6B29
QS8B11
QS9B30
QS10B10
QS11B3.5
QS15B27
QS35B35
QS55B9
INH6C3.7
INH11C9
  • a A, colonies fluoresced intensely after 12 h of incubation on LBA at 37°C; B, colonies fluoresced after 24 h of incubation on LBA at 37°C; C, colonies did not fluoresce after 24 h of incubation on LBA containing 3 nM N-(3-oxohexanoyl)-l-HSL at 37°C.