Table 2.

Strains tested for activation of the reporter strain 14028/pBA428

StrainGreatest fold inductionSourceaAHL(s) producedReference(s)d
Agrobacterium tumefaciens ATCC 23308NoneDCCC6, oxoC815, 59
Citrobacter freundiistrain 849NoneDCCNone detected
Chromobacterium violaceum ATCC 3153210b  Simon SwiftC633
Escherichia coli O157:H7 ATCC 35150NoneDCCNone detected
Escherichia coli O157:H3 strain 317NoneDCCNone detected
Escherichia coli O157:H7 ATCC 43895NoneDCCNone detected
Escherichia coli O157:H12 Strain 316NoneDCCNone detected
Escherichia coli O157:H7 ATCC 4388NoneDCCNone detected
Escherichia coliO157:H7 ATCC 700927NoneATCCNone detected
Escherichia coliMG1655NoneEGSCNone detected
Hafnia alvei1058 8  IIISCUnknown
Klebsiella pneumoniae subsp. ozaenae ATCC 11296NoneValley StewartNone detected
Klebsiella oxytoca ATCC 13182NoneValley StewartNone detected
Klebsiella pneumoniae subsp.pneumoniae ATCC 13883NoneValley StewartNone detected
Klebsiella pneumoniae subsp.rhinoscleromatis ATCC 13884NoneValley StewartNone detected
Klebsiella terrigena ATCC 33257NoneValley StewartNone detected
Klebsiella planticola ATCC 33531NoneValley StewartNone detected
Klebsiella ornithinolyticaJCM6096NoneValley StewartNone detected
Klebsiella pneumoniae CDC 2665-69NoneDCCNone detected
Providencia alkafaciens CDC 671-66NoneDCCNone detected
Proteus vulgaris ATCC 12454NoneDCCNone detected
Pseudomonas aeruginosa PAO1 3.0bDieter HaasC4, C6, oxoC6, oxoC8, oxoC10, oxoC1228, 37, 38, 42, 56
Pseudomonas aeruginosaPAK 2.5bShouguang JinC4, C6, oxoC6, oxoC8, oxoC10, oxoC1228, 37, 38, 42, 56
Salmonella serovar Gallinarum ATCC 9184NoneATCCNone detected
Salmonellaserovar Pullorum ATCC 9120NoneATCCNone detected
Salmonella serovar Typhi ATCC 19430NoneATCCNone detected
Salmonellaserovar Typhi ATCC 33458NoneATCCNone detected
Salmonella serovar Typhimurium 14028NoneLaboratory collectionNone detected
Salmonella serovar Typhimurium SL1344NoneLaboratory collectionNone detected
Salmonella serovar Typhimurium SR-11NoneLaboratory collectionNone detected
Shigella flexneriNoneDCCNone detected
Vibrio fischeriESRI11c  Karen VisickC6, oxoC6, C811
Yersinia enterocolitica1046013   Steve AtkinsonC6, oxoC650
Yersinia enterocolitica 10460yenI::kanNoneSteve AtkinsonNone detected50
  • a DCC, Ohio State University Department of Microbiology Culture Collection; EGSC, E. coli Genetic Stock Center; ATCC, American Type Culture Collection; IIISC, Institute of Infections and Immunity Strain Collection, Nottingham, United Kingdom.

  • b Test strain incubated for 16 h at 28°C prior to cross-streaking with reporter strains and incubation at 37°C for 10 h.

  • c Test strain incubated for 16 h at 24°C prior to cross-streaking with reporter strains and incubation at 37°C for 10 h.

  • d References refer to identification of particular AHLs in a species, not a specific strain.