TABLE 3.

Proposed promoter sequences in the regions upstream of selected cellulosome-related genes

GeneProposed promoter sequencea
cipATAA-CACT—N16—TTGCTTGGTTTGT
olpBTAAGCACT—N15—GTGATTACGACGA
orf2pTAA CATA—N14—TTGCTGTTTTAAAGA
celSTAA-CACA—N15—CAGCTTAGTTTTATG
ConsensusTAA-CACW—Nn—NTGCTT
Consensus σLTGG-CACN—N5—TTGCAb
  • a The −35 and −10 promoter sequences are shown to the left and right of extended intervening segments (Nn). Transcriptional start sites of cipA and celS (11) are designated in boldface type.

  • b Sequence from reference 46.