TABLE 1.

Strains and plasmids used in this study

Strains and plasmidsRelevant characteristicsSource or reference
Salmonella
    JR501Conversion of E. coli-derived plasmids to compatibility with Salmonella35
    SJW1103Wild type for motility and chemotaxis41
    SJW1353flgE33
    SJW2177flgK13
Plasmids
    pET22bCloning vectorNovagen
    pTrc99ACloning vectorPharmacia
    pTrc99AFF4Cloning vector32
    pTrc99AETCloning vector (see Materials and Methods)This study
    pMM202pTrc99AFF4/FlgGThis study
    pMM204pET19b/His-FlgG31
    pMM501pET19b/His-FlgJThis study
    pMM504pTrc99AFF4/FlgJThis study
    pMM507pET22b/FlgJ11
    pMM711pET19b/His-FlgD29
    pMM1001pTrc99AFF4/FliE31
    pMM1002pET19b/His-FliE30
    pMM1101pTrc99AFF4/FlgB31
    pMM1102pET19b/His-FlgB30
    pMM1201pTrc99AFF4/FlgCThis study
    pMM1202pET19b/His-FlgC31
    pMM1301pTrc99AFF4/FlgFThis study
    pMM1302pET19b/His-FlgF31
    pMM1901pET19b/His-FlgL30
    pMM1903pTrc99AFF4/FlgLThis study
    pRCD1pTrc99A/FlgDThis study
    pTH090pTrc99AET/FlgJThis study
    pTH130pET22b/FliEThis study
    pTH190pTrc99AET/FliEThis study
    pTH230pET22b/FlgBThis study
    pTH290pTrc99AET/FlgBThis study
    pTH330pET22b/FlgCThis study
    pTH390pTrc99AET/FlgCThis study
    pTH430pET22b/FlgGThis study
    pTH490pTrc99AET/FlgGThis study
    pTH530pET22b/FlgFThis study
    pTH590pTrc99AET/FlgFThis study
    pTH730pET22b/FlgDThis study
    pTH790pTrc99AET/FlgDThis study
    pTH1230pET22b/FlgLThis study
    pTH1290pTrc99AET/FlgLThis study