TABLE 2.

Putative promoter sequences of various flagellar genes

Region or geneSequenceReference
σ70 consensusTTGACA--N17--TATAATa
fleQ t1GTCACA--N17--CATTAT--N46--ATGaThis study
fleQ t2ATAAAT--N17--AGTTAT--N51--ATGaThis study
σ28 consensusTAAA---N15--GCCGATAAa
flaATAAA---N15--TCCGATAA--N94--ATGa15
fliDTATA---N15--TCCGATAA--N153-ATGa21
σ54 consensusTGGCAC--N5--TTGCAb
fliMTGGCAC--N5--TTGCA---N113---ATGb21
fleSTGGCCT--N5--TTGCT---N35---ATGb21
fleNTGGATG--N6--TTGCA---N88---ATGb21
pilSTGGTTC--N5--ATGCG---N137---ATGbThis study
  • a The region before N17 or N15 is the −35 region, and the region after N17 or N15 is the −10 region.

  • b The region before N5 or N6 is the −24 region, and the region after N5 or N6 is the −12 region.