TABLE 1.

Acetamide-inducible transposase activity in recombinant M. smegmatis

PlasmidResolution (%) resulting in:
Loss of kanamycin resistanceGain of sucrose resistance
Without acetamideWith acetamideWithout acetamideWith acetamide
Empty vector000.3NDa
pBS36 (promoterless tnpR)101ND
pBS18 (Pace::tnpR)279492
  • a ND, not done.