TABLE 2

Characterization of LOS and the cgtA gene of 51 individual colonies of strain 81-176

No. of coloniesApparent LOS core mass (kDa)aNo. of G nucleotides in cgtA genebPredicted length of cgtA ORF (nucleotides)
313.810316
103.611208
93.69206
13.612207
  • a Determined by electrophoresis on 16% Tricine gels.

  • b Determined by DNA sequence analysis as described in Materials and Methods.