Table 2.

Identities and similarities of P. putidaKT2440 rpoS gene and RpoS sigma factor sequences with otherrpoS gene and RpoS amino acid sequences from the database

Organism% DNA identityProtein
% Identity% Similarity
P. fluorescens81 (1,009a)90 (335)96 (335)
P. aeruginosa84 (1,007)85 (335)95 (335)
E. coli70 (834)65 (327)84 (327)
S. typhimurium70 (834)65 (328)85 (328)
S. entomophila71 (824)65 (328)83 (328)
S. flexneri69 (828)64 (326)82 (326)
Y. enterocolitica66 (820)66 (325)81 (325)
  • a Extent of overlap (in base pairs).