TABLE 1.

Complementation of che1 mutant strains for cell length

StrainMean cell length (μm) ± SDa
Sp7(pRK415)2.61 ± 0.0055
AB101(pRK415)2.35 ± 0.0038
AB101(pRK-cheA1)2.71 ± 0.0061
BS104(pRK415)2.84 ± 0.0085
BS104(pRK-cheB1R1)2.50 ± 0.0106
AB102(pRK415)2.46 ± 0.0045
AB102(pRK-cheY1)2.56 ± 0.0047
  • a Mean cell length was determined for cells grown in MMAB with malate (5 mM) and fructose (5 mM).