TABLE 3.

qRT-PCR validation of some of the general stress genes identified by microarray analyses

GeneInduction (n-fold ±SD)a
40°C vs. 28°C+NaCl (0.25 M) vs. −NaClStationary phase (C starvation) vs. log phaseStationary phase (N starvation) vs. log phase
sma0612 (fixN3)4.8 (±2.5)1.6 (±1.0)14.8 (±5.6)16.9 (±2.2)
smb20227 (ndiA1)16.7 (±14.2)9.4 (±6.1)28.5 (±5.6)6.4 (±2.3)
smb214568.4 (±5.4)5.0 (±0.8)142.0 (±25.3)57.5 (±10.2)
smc00885153.6 (±93.5)145.3 (±92.3)93.7 (±23.1)48.4 (±24.4)
smc01504106.7 (±72.1)92.3 (±56.7)80.8 (±26.3)34.2 (±9.7)
smc0150530.7 (±7.0)18.4 (±9.0)58.2 (±21.8)19.8 (±5.2)
smc01506 (rpoE2)39.5 (±23.1)14.4 (±6.9)32.4 (±7.9)13.2 (±4.3)
  • a Results are the average of at least three independent biological experiments.