Table 2.

Glycose compositions of LPSs from B. abortusRB51, RA1, and 2308

StrainComponenta (μg/mg)
GlucoseGalactoseMannoseKDOOVb
RB5132.60.94.9114.6
RA144.87.412.5122.51.1
230822.22.922.356.231.2
  • a Heptose was not identified in the LPS, and amino sugars were not identified in the lipid-free oligosaccharide by colorimetric analysis.

  • b 2-Amino-2,6-dideoxy-d-glucose (quinovosamine).