TABLE 4.

Gene expression ratios of potential adhesion-related genes in P. aeruginosa PAO1 and mucoid strain PAO578II under nitrosative stress with GSNO compared to control

GeneGene expression ratio (with GSNO stress/control)a
PAO1PAO578II
PA1445 fliO0.460.95b
PA2129 cupA21.35b0.39
PA2132 cupA50.68b0.30
PA4525 pilA0.270.22
PA4082 cupB50.45b0.33
  • a All results are significant at a P value of <0.05 except where otherwise indicated.

  • b Ratio indicates no significant difference in gene expression.