TABLE 2.

Consensus promoter sequences of M. tuberculosis sigma factors

Sigma factorConsensus sequenceaReference(s)
SigATTGACW-N17-TATAMT66
SigFGTTT-N17-GGGTAT5, 13
SigCSSSAAT-N16-20-CGTSSSW. R. Bishai, personal comunication
SigEGGRMC-N18-SGTTG43
SigHSGGAAC-N17-22-SGTTS40, 42, 55
  • a W = A/T; S = G/C; R = A/G; M = A/C.