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The Sinorhizobium meliloti RNA chaperone Hfq influences central carbon metabolism and the symbiotic interaction with alfalfa

Omar Torres-Quesada1, Roke I Oruezabal2, Alexandra Peregrina1, Edgardo Jofré3, Javier Lloret2, Rafael Rivilla2, Nicolás Toro1 and José I Jiménez-Zurdo1*

Author Affiliations

1 Grupo de Ecología Genética de la Rizosfera, Estación Experimental del Zaidín, CSIC, Profesor Albareda, 1, 18008 Granada, Spain

2 Departamento de Biología, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Campus de Cantoblanco, 28049 Madrid, Spain

3 Departamento de Ciencias Naturales, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas, Físico-Químicas y Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Río Cuarto, Ruta 36 Km 601, X5804BYA Río Cuarto, Córdoba, Argentina

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BMC Microbiology 2010, 10:71  doi:10.1186/1471-2180-10-71

Published: 6 March 2010

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Additional file 1:

Differentially accumulated transcripts in S. meliloti 1021 and 1021Δhfq derivative strain. List of down- and up-regulated genes grouped by functional categories according to the S. meliloti genome database and KEGG.

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Differentially accumulated proteins in S. meliloti 2011 wild-type and 2011-3.4 insertion mutant derivative. List of down- and up-regulated proteins and their adscription to functional categories according to the S. meliloti genome database and KEGG.

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Oligonucleotide sequences. Sequences of the oligonucleotides used in this study.

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