Table 1.

Salmonella flagellar mutants and plasmids used in this study

Strain or plasmidRelevant genotype or propertyReference
Strains
 SJW1103Wild type for flagellation 29
 SJW1446 flgA 21
 SJW1353 flgEa 21
 SJW1469 flgH 9, 21
 SJW1351 flgI 21
 SJW2177 flgK 1, 21
 SJW2172 flgL 21
 SJW6017ΔfliC This study
 SJW2149 fliD 21
 SJW108 fliK 18, 27
 MY3018 fliK flhB 27
Plasmids
 pKM1500pTrc99A/wild-typeflgE This study
 pKM1501pTrc99A/flgE-W208opalThis study
 pKM1505pBR322/flgE-W208opalThis study
 pKM1508pET22b/flgE-W208opalThis study
  • a Contains a 12-codon deletion (corresponding to residues 10 to 21 of the 408-residue FlgE protein [19]).