TABLE 3.

R-pyocin susceptibility of LPS mutants of PAK (serotype O6) and PAO1 (serotype O5)

StrainRelevant characteristicsLysis bya:
R1-pyocinR2-pyocinR5-pyocin
PAKLPS A+ LPS B+ ++
PAKwbpP LPS A+ LPS B +++
PAKwbpL LPS A LPS B ++
PAKrmlC LPS A LPS B l-Rha ++
PAO1LPS A+ LPS B+
PAO1rmd LPS A LPS B+
PAO1wbpM LPS A+ LPS B +++
PAO1wbpL LPS A LPS B ++
PAO1rmlC LPS A LPS B l-Rha ++
PAO1algC LPS A LPS B, core mutant
  • a +, lysis; −, no lysis.