TABLE 1

Strains used in this study

Strain nameGenotypeTerm used in textReference or source
Mü 290TWild typeWild type31
OE3Δplim_1104::nptΔplim_1104, control strainThis work
OE4Δplim_1751::IN(npt)ΔpvmJ::IN(npt)This work
OE22Δlim_1751::nptΔpvmJThis work
OE23Δ(plim_1756-plim_1755)::nptΔpvmDE, shell-less mutantThis work
OE24Δplim_1747::nptΔpvmNThis work