Table 1.

E. coli strains

StrainRelevant characteristicsSource or reference
MC4100F araD139 Δ(argF-lac)U169 rpsL150 relA1 flb5301 deoC1 thiA1 ptsF25 rbsR 28
CLC328MC4100 Δskp zae-502::Tn10 4
AR236MC4100 Δskp zae-502::Tn10 This study
AR208MC4100 surA::kan This study
AR299AR236 ara + This study
AR394AR299/pAER1This study
AR412AR394surA::kan This study
JMR250MC4100 surA::kan This study
JMR352MC4100degP::Tn10 This study
JMR354JMR352 surA::kan(Ts)This study
JMR580JMR250/pAER1This study
JMR582JMR580 degP::Tn10 This study
JMR595JMR582ara74::cam This study
CLC269 degPS236A 4
AR443CLC269ara + This study
AR444AR443 Δskp zae-502::Tn10 This study
AR445AR444/pAER1This study
AR446AR445surA::kan This study