Table 4.

Suppression of the oppD sporulation phenotype by rapA andrapE mutationsa

StrainbRelevant phenotype% of sporesc
JH642WT65.3
JH12795OppD5.3
JH11110OppD RapE6.5
JH11053OppD RapA66.0
JH11108OppD RapARapE70.0
  • a The results are the average of two independent experiments. WT, wild type.

  • b Strains were grown in Schaeffer's sporulation medium for 30 h.

  • c Calculated as the ratio between viable cells and CHCl3-resistant spores.