TABLE 2.

Summary of B. subtilis and E. coli FRAP measurements

StrainRecovery half time ± SD (s)
B. subtilis
    JDB4018 ± 3
    FG487 (ΔzapA)10 ± 4
    FG489 (ΔezrA)14 ± 5a
    FG522 (ΔminD)12 ± 6
    FG524 (ΔminCD)10 ± 2b
E. coli
    BW277839 ± 3
    JFL101 ftsZ8430 ± 10c
    WM1032 (ΔminCDE)19 ± 3d
  • a Significantly different from wild type (P < 0.001).

  • b Significantly different from wild type (P < 0.05).

  • c Significantly different from wild type (P < 0.0001).

  • d Significantly different from wild type (P < 0.0005).