TABLE 4.

Genes that were pseudogenes in CT18a but intact in Ty2

ORFGeneProduct
Ty2CT18
t2448STY0453 ybaD Conserved hypothetical protein
t2319STY0590 fimI Fimbrin-like protein FimI
t1254STY1735 ttrS Sensor kinase TtrS protein
t1023STY1987 sopE2 Putative invasion-associated secreted protein
t0757STY2328 wcaA Putative glycosyltransferase
t0589STY2504Putative transcriptional regulator
t0425STY2668Phosphoenolpyruvate-protein phosphotransferase
t3035STY3280Bacteriocin
t3695STY3955 torC Cytochrome c-type protein
  • a For CT18 mutation details, see Parkhill et al. (25).