Table 2.

Alignment of heat shock ς32 promoters

Hsp gene−35 regionSpacing (bp)−10 regionRefer-ence
ConsensusaCTTGAAA12–16CCCCAT-T18
DnaK, E. coliP1CTTGATG13CCCCATTT18
DnaK, E. coliP2GTTGAAA13CCCTATTA18
Hsp70, L. pneumophilaCTTGAAA13CCCCATTT2
Hsp70, F. tularensisCTTGAAA13GCCCATCT50
Hsp70, C. burnetii---GAAT12CCCCATGTThis paper
Hsp60, C. burnetiiCTTGAAT13CCTTATAT46
  • a The consensus sequence is derived from an alignment of E. coli heat shock promoters.