Table 3.

Complementation of a B. cepacia cepRmutant with cepRin trans a

StrainGenotypeCAS agar zone diam (mm)Protease zone radius (mm)Lipase activity (U/ml/ A600)
K56-2(pUCP28T)Wild type9.3 ± 0.15.33 ± 0.290.68 ± 0.11
K56-R2(pUCP28T) cepR::Tn5 12.5 ± 0.500.28 ± 0.00
K56-R2(pSLR100) cepR + 9.4 ± 0.16.00 ± 0.500.23 ± 0.07
  • a All values are means ± standard deviations of triplicate experiments.