TABLE 1.

Strains used in this work

StrainGenotypeSource or reference
P. melaninogenica 25845ATCC
P. gingivalis W50P. D. Marsh, Porton Down, Salisbury, United Kingdom
P. gingivalis W83H. Werner, Tubingen, Germany
P. gingivalis 23A3D. Mayrand, Quebec, Canada
P. gingivalis WpH35W. P. Holbrook, Reykjavic, Iceland
P. gingivalis IET3-10
P. gingivalis 22KN-6-12R. Nakamura, Tokushima, Japan
P. gingivalis LB13D-3D. Mayrand
P. gingivalis HG1241A. J. van Winkelhoff, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
P. gingivalis 381S. S. Socransky, Boston, Mass.
Mutants of P. gingivalis W50
    W50 BE1A. S. McKee et al., 1988 (22)
    W50 GPAΔPG0116-PG0120::ermAduse-Opoku et al., 2006 (2)
    W50 GPBPG0117::ermAduse-Opoku et al., 2006 (2)
    W50 GPCDPG0109-PG0118::ermAduse-Opoku et al., 2006 (2)
    W50 E8rgpAα::tetQ rgpBα::ermAduse-Opoku et al., 2000 (1)
    W50 K1Akgpα::ermAduse-Opoku et al., 2000 (1)
    W50 PorRporR::ermGallagher et al., 2003 (14)
    W50 PorSporS::ermGallagher et al., 2003 (14)
    W50 WbpBwbpB::ermGallagher et al., 2003 (14)
    W50 BEGΔPG1135-PG1141::ermGallagher et al., 2003 (14)