Table 5

Conservation of the loci for iron uptake systems in each EHEC strain

K-12

O157

O26

O111

O103





Locus no.

ECs number

#2

#3

#4

#5

#6

#7

#8

#9

#1

#2

#3

#4

#5

#6

#7

#8

#1

#2

#3

#4

#5

#6

#1

#2

#3

#4

#5

#6


1

ECs0154-0157, 1752, 3889, 3890

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

2

ECs0413-0415

-

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

3

ECs0622-0635

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

4

ECs1693-1699

-

+

+

-

+

+

-

+

+

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

5

ECs3913-3917

-

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

6

ECs4250&4251

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

7

ECs4380-4387

-

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

+

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-


Symbols: '+' indicates a locus where all genes were conserved; '-' a locus where all genes were absent. Genes judged as 'uncertain' were not considered.

Ogura et al. Genome Biology 2007 8:R138   doi:10.1186/gb-2007-8-7-r138

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