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. fluorescens 81 (1,009a)90 (335)96 (335)
P. aeruginosa 84 (1,007)85 (335)95 (335)
E. coli 70 (834)65 (327)84 (327)
S. typhimurium 70 (834)65 (328)85 (328)
S. entomophila 71 (824)65 (328)83 (328)
S. flexneri 69 (828)64 (326)82 (326)
Y. enterocolitica 66 (820)66 (325)81 (325)
  • a Extent of overlap (in base pairs).