TABLE 1.

Summary of the plasmid profiles of postinfection clonal populations of B. burgdorferi B31MI

PlasmidaB. burgdorferi cloneb
pcc8c9c14c15c17c24c29c36c37
lp28-1 (F)+ND++ND+++++
lp28-2 (G)+ND++ND++/−+
lp28-3 (H)+NDND
lp56+ND++/−ND+++++
cp32-1 (P)+ND++ND+++++
cp32-3 (S)+ND++ND+++++
cp32-4 (R)+ND++ND+++++
cp32-6 (M)+ND+ND++++
cp32-7 (O)+ND++ND++++
cp32-8 (L)+ND++ND+++++
cp32-9 (N)+NDND+
  • a The letters in parentheses indicate letter designations assigned to plasmid by the Institute for Genomic Research.

  • b The presence (+) or absence (−) of the plasmid is shown. ND, not determined; +/−, weak amplification of target sequence.