Table 1.

Strains used in this study

StrainRelevant genotype (phenotype)Reference or source
L. monocytogenesF4224M. Slavik
B. subtilis
 JH642 trpC2 pheA1 J. Hoch
 22aWild strain 58
 ZB449 trpC2 pheA1 abrB703 59
 LAB2136 trpC2 pheA1 fnr::spc 31
 TT71 trpC2 abrB::neo T. Tanaka
 ORB3146 trpC2 pheA1 alb::pE1 (Cmr)This study
 ORB3147 trpC2 pheA1 alb::pMUPE1 (Ermr)This study
 ORB3148 trpC2 pheA1 sbo::neo-1 This study
 ORB3149 trpC2 pheA1 sbo::neo-2 This study
 ORB3152 trpC2 pheA1 sbo::neo-1 albABC::pMUPE1 (Ermr)This study
 ORB3153 trpC2 pheA1 sbo::neo-2 albABC::pMUPE1 (Ermr)This study
 ORB3154 trpC2 pheA1SPβc2del2::Tn917::pTK-lac (Ermr Cmr)This study
 ORB3158 trpC2 pheA1SPβc2del2::Tn917::pTK-sboΔEB (Ermr Cmr)This study
 ORB3159 trpC2 pheA1 sbo::neo-1SPβc2del2::Tn917::pTK-sboΔEB (Ermr Cmr)This study
 ORB3160 trpC2 pheA1 sbo::neo-2SPβc2del2::Tn917::pTK-sboΔEB (Ermr Cmr)This study
 ORB3161 trpC2 pheA1 alb::pE1 SPβc2del2::Tn917::pTK-sboΔEB (Ermr Cmr)This study
 ORB3162 trpC2 pheA1SPβc2del2::Tn917::pTK-sboΔBH (Ermr Cmr)This study
 ORB3163 trpC2 pheA1 sbo::neo-1SPβc2del2::Tn917::pTK-sboΔBH (Ermr Cmr)This study
 ORB3164 trpC2 pheA1 sbo::neo-2SPβc2del2::Tn917::pTK-sboΔBH (Ermr Cmr)This study
 ORB3165 trpC2 pheA1 alb::pE1 SPβc2del2::Tn917::pTK-sboΔBH (Ermr Cmr)This study
 ORB3166 trpC2 pheA1SPβc2del2::Tn917::pTK-sboEH (Ermr Cmr)This study
 ORB3167 trpC2 pheA1 sbo::neo-1SPβc2del2::Tn917::pTK-sboEH (Ermr Cmr)This study
 ORB3168 trpC2 pheA1 sbo::neo-2SPβc2del2::Tn917::pTK-sboEH (Ermr Cmr)This study
 ORB3169 trpC2 pheA1 alb::pE1 SPβc2del2::Tn917::pTK-sboEH (Ermr Cmr)This study
 ORB3230 trpC2 pheA1 sbo::neo-2 alb::pMUALBG (Ermr)This study
 ORB3284 trpC2 pheA1 sbo::neo-1 alb::pMUALBG (Ermr)This study
 ORB3231 trpC2 pheA1 alb::pMUALBG (Ermr)This study
 ORB3237 trpC2 pheA1 abrB::neo This study
 ORB3238 trpC2 pheA1 abrB::neo alb::pE1 (Cmr)This study