Table 2

Bacterial strains used in the study

Bacterium

Description

Reference


L. monocytogenes

EGDe

Wild type, serovar 1/2a

[24]

EGDeΔhly

The hly gene deletion

[19]

NCTC5105

The prfA* gene encoding constitutively active PrfA*, serovar 1/2a

[19]

VIMVR081

Wild type, wild rodent isolate, serovar 4b

[5]

VIMVW039

Wild type, environmental isolate, serovar 4b

[5]

VIMHA034

Wild type, clinical isolate, serovar 1/2a

[5]

VIMVF870

Wild type, food isolate, serovar 1/2a

[5]

L. innocua

NCTC11288

Wild type, serovar 6a

[5]

E. coli

JM109

recA1, endA1, gyrA96, thi, hsdR17, supE44, relA1, Δ(lac-proAB)/F' [traD36, proAB+, lacIq, lacZΔM15]

Fermentas (Lituania)


Pushkareva and Ermolaeva BMC Microbiology 2010 10:26   doi:10.1186/1471-2180-10-26

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