Molecular and General Genetics MGG

, Volume 154, Issue 2, pp 203–204

Two modes of loss of the tol function from Pseudomonas putida mt-2

  • Susan A. Bayley
  • Clive J. Duggleby
  • Michael J. Worsey
  • Peter A. Williams
  • Kimber G. Hardy
  • Paul Broda
Article

DOI: 10.1007/BF00330838

Cite this article as:
Bayley, S.A., Duggleby, C.J., Worsey, M.J. et al. Molec. Gen. Genet. (1977) 154: 203. doi:10.1007/BF00330838

Summary

Some of a set of independently arising Tol- (non toluate-utilising) derivatives of Pseudomonas putida mt-2 have lost the unique plasmid present in the parent strain. In others this plasmid has suffered a deletion of a specific region of about 27 Md.

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • Susan A. Bayley
    • 1
  • Clive J. Duggleby
    • 1
  • Michael J. Worsey
    • 2
  • Peter A. Williams
    • 2
  • Kimber G. Hardy
    • 3
  • Paul Broda
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Molecular BiologyUniversity of EdinburghEdinburghScotland
  2. 2.Department of Biochemistry and Soil ScienceUniversity College of North WalesBangorWales
  3. 3.Biological LaboratoriesUniversity of Kent at CanterburyCanterburyEngland