TABLE 2.

Transformation frequency of S. mutans strains

StrainCompetence frequency (%)a
UA159100
JL-clpC140 (± 52.9)
JL-NPctsR71 (± 23.8)
JL-clpP26 (± 13.1)
  • a The numbers presented here are the means (and standard deviations) from three independent experiments.