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Table 2 Frequency of P1 transduction of plsB::kan, plsX::kan, and ygiH::kan mutations into strains MEC102 and MEC103 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
MEC102 - + - - - - - - 0 100 0
MEC103 + - - - - - - - 0 0 100
MEC110 - + + - - - - - 0 55.9 0
MEC111 - + - + - - - - 100 53.5 59.8
MEC112 - + - - + - - - 0 56.3 75.3
MEC113 - + - - - + - - 0 83.1 100
MEC114 - + - - - - + - 0 45.1 84.2
MEC115 - + - - - - - + 0 100 92.7
MEC116 + - + - - - - - 0 0 69.8
MEC117 + - - + - - - - 100 63.7 85.9
MEC118 + - - - + - - - 0 99.5 100
MEC119 + - - - - + - - 0 85.1 73.8
MEC120 + - - - - - + - 0 36.3 60.5
MEC121 + - - - - - - + 0 100 96
  1. *Transduction frequencies are expressed as percentages of the highest number of Kmr colonies recorded in each experiment, and are depicted as blocks.