TABLE 2.

Characteristics of tRNA-associated elements in Salmonella spp. and E. coli

Associated tRNA geneBacterial strain or serovarInsertion size (kb)Localization (centisome)
tRNAProLS. enterica serovar Typhi6.348
S. enterica serovar Typhimurium15.848
E. coli K-124.249
E. coli O157:H73.024
tRNAArgUS. enterica serovar Typhi15.613
S. enterica serovar Typhimurium23.413
E. coli K-1240.012-13
E. coli O157:H730.112
tRNAArgWS. enterica serovar Typhi35.752
S. enterica serovar Typhimurium30.052
E. coli K-1258.753-54
E. coli O157:H757.228
tRNAPheUS. enterica serovar Typhi146.991-94 (ViaB region)
S. enterica serovar Typhimurium15.094
E. coli K-1210.994
E. coli 0157:H710.963