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Table 1 Bacterial strains used in these studies

From: Use of nfsB, encoding nitroreductase, as a reporter gene to determine the mutational spectrum of spontaneous mutations in Neisseria gonorrhoeae

Strain Relevant Phenotype Source
N. gonorrhoeae FA1090   P. Frederick Sparling
N. gonorrhoeae FA19   William Shafer
N. gonorrhoeae F62   P. Frederick Sparling
N. gonorrhoeae MS11   Herman Schneider
N. gonorrhoeae PID2   Herman Schneider
N. gonorrhoeae FA1090(M1) Spontaneous nitrofurantoin resistant mutant This Study
N. gonorrhoeae FA1090 -Nfsb(mod) Strain with a modified poly adenine tract in the beginning of the gene This Study
N. gonorrhoeae FA1090 NfsB-BsmI-Σ Strain lacking NfsB This Study