TABLE 1.

Strains used in this study

E. faecalis strainDescriptionOrigina or reference
V583Clinical isolate, Vnr, TIGRb sequence strain 28
RR01 rr01 insertion mutant of V583, TetrpML01→V583
RR02 rr02 insertion mutant of V583, TetrpML02→V583
RR03 rr03 insertion mutant of V583, TetrpML03→V583
RR04 rr04 insertion mutant of V583, TetrpML04→V583
RR05 rr05 insertion mutant of V583, TetrpML05→V583
RR06 rr06 insertion mutant of V583, TetrpML06→V583
RR08 rr08 insertion mutant of V583, TetrpML08→V583
RR09 rr09 insertion mutant of V583, TetrpML09→V583
RR10 rr10 insertion mutant of V583, TetrpML10→V583
RR11 rr11 insertion mutant of V583, TetrpML11→V583
RR12 rr12 insertion mutant of V583, TetrpML12→V583
RR13 rr13 insertion mutant of V583, TetrpML13→V583
RR14 rr14 insertion mutant of V583, TetrpML14→V583
RR15 rr15 insertion mutant of V583, TetrpML15→V583
RR16 rr16 insertion mutant of V583, TetrpML16→V583
RR17 rr17 insertion mutant of V583, TetrpML17→V583
RR18 rr18 insertion mutant of V583, TetrpML18→V583
V583TInsertion mutant of V583 with p3TET inserted between hk02 and the adjacent open reading frame encoding a putative lipoproteinpML19→V583
  • a → denotes construction by transformation followed by single-crossover integration.

  • b TIGR, The Institute for Genomic Research.