Table 1.

B. subtilis strains used in this study

StrainGenotypeSource or reference
PY79 55
KP9 amyE::spoIID-lacZ 47
KP11 sspB-lacZ 50
KP51 spoIIAC561 12
KP66 spoIIIG-lacZ spoIIIGΔ1 49
KP86 amyE::sspE(2G)-lacZ 50
KP234 spoIIAC(VA233) spoIIIGΔ1 sspB-lacZ 27
KP331 spoIIAC::kan amyE::spoIID-lacZ PspoIIE-spoIIR 38, 56
KP558 spoIIQ::spc sspB-lacZ This work
KP559 spoIID::Tn917ΩHU298 sspB-lacZ This work
KP560 spoIIQ::spc spoIIIG-lacZ spoIIIGΔ1 This work
KP561 amyE::spoIIIG-lacZ 50
KP562 spoIIQ::spc amyE::spoIIIG-lacZ This work
KP564 amyE::spoIIIG-lacZ spoIIIGΔ1 50
KP564 spoIIQ::spc amyE::spoIIIG-lacZ spoIIIGΔ1 This work
KP565 spoIID::Tn917ΩHU298 amyE::sspE(2G)-lacZ This work
KP566 spoIIQ::spc amyE::sspE(2G)-lacZ This work
KP569 amyE::spoIIR-lacZ 56
KP570 spoIIQ::spc amyE::spoIIR-lacZ This work
KP571 spoIIQ::spc amyE::spoIID-lacZ This work
KP572 spoIIQ::spc spoIIAC(VA233) spoIIIGΔ1 sspB-lacZ This work
KP574 spoIID::Tn917ΩHU298 spoIIIG-lacZ spoIIIGΔ1 This work
KP575 spoIIQ::spc 24
KP576 amyE::csfB-lacZ spoIIIGΔ1 6
KP577 csfA-lacZ spoIIIGΔ1 6
KP578 gpr-lacZ spoIIIGΔ1 27
KP579 spoIIQ::spc amyE::csfB-lacZ spoIIIGΔ1 This work
KP580 spoIIQ::spc csfA-lacZ spoIIIGΔ1 This work
KP581 spoIIQ::spc gpr-lacZ spoIIIGΔ1 This work