Table 3

Locations of Tn insertions in pellicle-defective, but motile, mutants

StrainLocation of insertionaPhenol red phenotype
KV5944VF_0311 (cysI)Orange
KV6001VF_0360 (mshM)Orange
KV6000VF_0361 (mshN)Orange
KV5948IG (VF_0365-0366) (mshB-mshA)Orange
KV5999VF_0435 (gshB)Orange
KV5629VF_0696 (acfD)Red
KV5635VF_0804 (asnB)Orange
KV5943VF_0819 (sdhC)Orange
KV6002VF_1037 (ainS)Orange
KV5998IG (VF_1631-1632) (hns-mipA)Orange
KV5942VF_1812bOrange
KV5807VF_1812Orange
KV5805VF_1896 (ptsI)Red
KV5633VF_1896 (ptsI)Red
KV5634VF_2291 (aroB)Orange
KV5945VF_A0351 (yidK)Red
KV5804VF_A0685 (talB)Orange
KV5632VF_A0703 (gcvP)Orange
KV5630VF_A0859cRed
KV6028VF_A0860dRed
KV5631VF_A1015 (rpoQ)Red
  • a Putative or known gene names indicated in parentheses.

  • b Putative long-chain fatty acid transport gene.

  • c Putative methyl-accepting chemotaxis protein gene.

  • d Hypothetical protein gene.