Molecular and General Genetics MGG

, Volume 150, Issue 3, pp 325–329 | Cite as

Relative order of glg mutations affecting glycogen biosynthesis in Escherichia coli K12

  • M. Latil-Damotte
  • C. Lares
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Summary

Mutations affecting the glycogen biosynthesis in E. coli can be mapped at three different loci, glg A, glg B and glg C lying between asd and mal A. Transduction tests suggest the following order for the genes in this region: mal A-glg A-glg C-gla B-asd.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Latil-Damotte
    • 1
  • C. Lares
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratoire de Chimie BactérienneC.N.R.S.Marseille Cedex 2France

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