TABLE 1.

M. tuberculosis H37Rv strains used

NameGenotypeDescription
H37RvWild-type laboratory strain (ATCC 25618)
Tame12trcSΔ882-bp BalI deletion in sensor
Tame13tcrXY::hyg786-bp EcoRV-StuI deletion in sensor and regulator; adjacent hyg insertion
Tame14kdpDEΔ1,691-bp SphI deletion in sensor and regulator
Tame16devRΔ447-bp BalI deletion in regulator
Tame19Rv3220Δ1,170-bp SphI deletion
Tame37narLΔ317-bp PmlI-SmaI deletion in regulator
Devcomp5Tame16::pSOUP86Contains integrating plasmid carrying devR