TABLE 1.

Fatty acid composition of membranes from L. monocytogenes grown under different conditionsa

Fatty acid% Total fatty acid under indicated growth condition(s)
30°C + Tween 2030°C10°C
n-12:04.2 ± 5.81.6 ± 0.2
i-14:01.1 ± 0.11.2 ± 0.11.8 ± 0.4
n-14:013.0 ± 1.63.8 ± 0.23.0 ± 2.1
i-15:08.0 ± 1.013.5 ± 0.911.5 ± 1.0
a-15:024.6 ± 3.036.4 ± 2.344.0 ± 3.3
i-16:02.4 ± 0.33.0 ± 0.03.2 ± 0.5
n-16:011.6 ± 4.07.7 ± 0.63.5 ± 0.4
i-17:02.3 ± 0.53.6 ± 0.41.4 ± 0.2
a-17:010.4 ± 1.715.2 ± 1.613.0 ± 1.2
n-18:08.0 ± 3.44.9 ± 1.83.8 ± 0.1
  • a Results are the means of two replicates with SD indicated.