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Table 1 Frequency of P1 transduction of plsB::kan, plsX::kan, and ygiH::kan mutations into W3110 cells harboring various plasmids

From: Involvement of the YneS/YgiH and PlsX proteins in phospholipid biosynthesis in both Bacillus subtilis and Escherichia coli

Recipient strain Relative transduction frequency*
  Chromosomal gene Harboring plasmids P1 donor strain
Strain plsX ygiH pSTV29 pSTV29 plsB pSTV28 EcplsX pSTV29 ygiH pSTV28 BsplsX pSTV29 yneS ΔplsB::kan ΔplsX::kan ΔygiH::kan
W3110 + + - - - - - - 0 100 100
MEC104 + + + - - - - - 0 50 64.3
MEC105 + + - + - - - - 100 65.5 58.9
MEC106 + + - - + - - - 0 80 50.9
MEC107 + + - - - + - - 0 100 78
MEC108 + + - - - - + - 0 63.6 100
MEC109 + + - - - - - + 0 81.8 70.6
  1. *Transduction frequencies are expressed as percentages of the highest number of Kmr colonies recorded in each experiment, and are depicted as blocks.