Table 3.

Lengths of cells of P. aeruginosaexpressing full-length or truncated versions of OprF

Strain/plasmid Cell lengtha(mean ± SD)
H103/pER1.57 ± 0.22
H636/pER0.96 ± 0.19
H636/pER163t1.21 ± 0.23
H636/pER188t1.40 ± 0.20
H636/pER170-26t1.47 ± 0.21
H636/pER215t1.37 ± 0.16
H636/pER290t1.41 ± 0.19
H636/pER326t1.52 ± 0.20
M-22.00 ± 0.16
M-2F1.49 ± 0.14
  • a At least 100 cells were measured in a blinded fashion, and the mean was normalized to the length of H103/pER as determined by image analysis.