Table 1.

Gonococcal strains used in this study

StrainRelevant genotypeSource or reference
RUG7001a Wild type 25
RUG7002ΔaniA This study
RUG7021Promoterless lacZ 25
RUG7058 norB::ermC This study
RUG7060 norB::ermC ΔaniA This study
RUG7500 norB′-′lacZ This study
RUG7501 norB′-′lacZ aniA::ermC This study
RUG7502 norB′-′lacZ tacP::aniA This study
RUG7503 norB′-′lacZ narP::ermC This study
  • a RUG7001 is an F62 strain which containsaniA′-′lacZ.