TABLE 1.

B. subtilis strains used in this study

StrainGenotypeSource or reference
SMYWild typeP. Schaeffer
JH12586ΔabrB::cat trpC2 phe-145
PJB14ΔamyE::Φ(ilvB6ΔTp+-lacZ erm) trpC226
PS251codY::(erm::spc) trpC2P. Serror
SG82lacA::tet trpC29
BB1888lacA::tetSMY plus SG82 DNA
BB2511ΔamyE::spc lacA::tetBB1888/pDG1730;23
BB2675ΔamyE::Φ(yurPp+-lacZ erm) lacA::tetBB2511/pBB1468
BB2676ΔamyE::Φ(dppAp+-lacZ erm) lacA::tetBB2511/pBB1469
BB2677ΔamyE::Φ(dppAp51-lacZ erm) lacA::tetBB2511/pBB1470
BB2696ΔamyE::Φ(dppAp54-lacZ erm) lacA::tetBB2511/pBB1478
BB2697ΔamyE::Φ(dppAp55-lacZ erm) lacA::tetBB2511/pBB1479
BB2698ΔamyE::Φ(yurPp1-lacZ erm) lacA::tetBB2511/pBB1480
BB2700ΔamyE::Φ(yurPp3-lacZ erm) lacA::tetBB2511/pBB1482
BB2716ΔamyE::Φ(yurPp2-lacZ erm) lacA::tetBB2511/pBB1483
BB2718ΔamyE::Φ(ylmAp+-lacZ erm) lacA::tetBB2511/pBB1485
BB2719ΔamyE::Φ(ilvB6ΔTp1-lacZ erm) lacA::tetBB2511/pBB1486
BB2720ΔamyE::Φ(ilvB6ΔTp2-lacZ erm) lacA::tetBB2511/pBB1487
BB2729ΔamyE::Φ(ylmAp1-lacZ erm) lacA::tetBB2511/pBB1493
BB2730ΔamyE::Φ(ylmAp2-lacZ erm) lacA::tetBB2511/pBB1494
BB2736ΔamyE::Φ(dppAp50-lacZ erm) lacA::tetBB2511/pBB1495
BB2753ΔamyE::Φ(ilvB4ΔTp+-lacZ erm) lacA::tetBB2511/pBB1501
BB2759ΔamyE::Φ(ilvB+ΔTp+-lacZ erm) lacA::tetBB2511/pBB1502