TABLE 9.

Strain-specific genes expressed in L. monocytogenes strains belonging to lineage Ia

Locus tagGene function; description or nameMP
lmo1077Similar to TA biosynthesis protein B0.270.87
lmo1080Glycosyl transferase0.630.93
lmo1081Glucose-1-phosphate thymidylyltransferase1.590.96
lmo1082dTDP-4-dehydrorhamnose 3,5-epimerase2.090.91
lmo1083dTDP-glucose 4,6-dehydratase1.890.88
lmo1084dTDP-4-dehydrorhamnose reductase3.870.92
lmo1085Similar to TA biosynthesis protein B0.470.98
lmo1086Similar to CDP-ribitol pyrophosphorylase4.660.88
lmo1087Similar to glucitol dehydrogenase1.640.89
lmo1088Similar to TA biosynthesis protein B precursor; tagB0.670.93
lmo1090Glycosyl transferase0.540.92
lmo1091Glycosyl transferase domain protein; putative0.470.85
lmo2788Transcription antiterminator; BglG family0.821
  • a lmo indicates locus tags of L. monocytogenes strain EGDe accessible at http://genolist.pasteur.fr/ListiList/. M = log2(GlinI/GlinII), where linI and linII are lineages I and II. P = Pr(LinI > LinII).