Table 1.

B. subtilis strains used in this study

Strain Genotype or description Source or reference
168 trpC2 1
QB5407 trpC2 ccpA::spc 36
QB5505 trpC2 sigL::aphA3 6
QB7700 trpC2 amyE acoA′-′lacZ This work
QB7701 trpC2 amyE acoA′-′lacZ ccpA::spc This work
QB7702 trpC2 amyE acoA′-′lacZ sigL::aphA3 This work
QB7704 trpC2 amyE acoA′-′lacZ acoR::aphA3 This work
QB7713 trpC2 acoR::pDIA5307 This work
QB7714 trpC2 acoR::pDIA5307 pACOR1 This work
QB7719 trpC2 amyE acoA′-′lacZ(ΔB)This work
QB7720 trpC2 amyE acoA′-′lacZ(ΔC) This work
QB7721 trpC2 amyE acoA′-′lacZ(ΔD) This work
QB7724 trpC2 acoA::pMutin4 This work
QB7725 trpC2 acoB::pMutin4 This work
QB7726 trpC2 acoC::pMutin4 This work
QB7727 trpC2 acoL::pMutin4 This work
QB7728 trpC2 amyE acoA′-′lacZ acuABC::aphA3 This work
QB7733 trpC2 acoR::pDIA5307ccpA::spc pACOR1 This work