Molecular and General Genetics MGG

, Volume 148, Issue 3, pp 337–340

Genetic analysis of mutants from Escherichia coli K12 unable to grow anaerobically without exogenous acceptor

  • F. Casse
  • M.-C. Pascal
  • M. Chippaux
  • J. Ratouchniak
Article

DOI: 10.1007/BF00332908

Cite this article as:
Casse, F., Pascal, M., Chippaux, M. et al. Molec. Gen. Genet. (1976) 148: 337. doi:10.1007/BF00332908

Summary

The ana mutation leads E. coli to need an exogenous electron acceptor for anaerobic growth. The affected gene maps near 26 min between chlC and tdk on the chromosome of the organism.

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© Springer-Verlag 1976

Authors and Affiliations

  • F. Casse
    • 1
  • M.-C. Pascal
    • 1
  • M. Chippaux
    • 1
  • J. Ratouchniak
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratoire de Chimie BacterienneC.N.R.S.Marseille Cedex 2France