TABLE 2

A. actinomycetemcomitans strains used for testing conservation of the essential genome

Isolation source and serotypeStrainNo. of coding genes in strainNo. of orthologsa
Human
    aD7S-12,041317
H5P11,978311
    bHK16512,327318
I23C1,894315
SCC13981,847317
    cD11S-12,041317
SCC23021,829315
    dI63B2,010314
SA5081,991314
    eSC10832,161315
SCC3931,998307
    fD18P-12,020318
SC29R2,166317
    gNUM40392,364318
Rhesus macaque, serotype bRhAA12,150318
  • a Number of orthologs to the 319 VT1169/624 core essential genes present in the indicated strain.