Table 2

Identification of B. cereus‚ÄČloci

Clone numberActivityTransposonHomology, %
BACB61HemolysisTnphoAYqiI (54% over 79 aa)
Mini-Tn10-KmHlyII (95% over 103 aa)
Eag (52% over 51 aa)
BACB94Esculin hydrolysisTnphoALevR (58% over 144 aa)
CelR (47% over 127 aa)
BACB142Orange pigmentTnphoACatA (72% over 51 aa)
CatV (40% over 62 aa)
  • Accession numbers for the above-mentioned loci: YqiI, Z99116; HlyII, U94743; Eag, X99724; LevR, M60105; CelR, U07818; CatA, M75944; CatV, M80796. References are cited in the text. Homology values indicate percent identify.¬†