TABLE 2.

TCP-related phenotypes in wild-type, tcp mutant, and complemented strains

PhenotypeResult for strain type:
WTaΔtcpCΔtcpQΔtcpC pTcpC-His6ΔtcpQ pTcpQ-His6
Agglutinationb+++++
CTXφ transduction frequency1.6 × 10−71 × 10−101 × 10−102 × 10−72.8 × 10−7
  • a WT, wild type.

  • b +++, wild-type level of autoagglutination; +, moderate autoagglutination.