Table 1

Strains and plasmids used in this study
Strain or plasmid Description Source
P. fluorescens CHA0 Wild-type strain [18]
P. fluorescens CHA19 Contains a marker-less deletion of the gacS coding region [18]
P. fluorescens SCV Small Colony Variant derived from the CHA19 strain [2]
P. fluorescens WS Wrinkly Spreader derived from the CHA19 strain [2]
pME6010 Rhizosphere stable plasmid, does not require antibiotic selection in P. fluorescens [19]
pMP4655 pME6010 containing the coding sequence of enhanced GFP with the lac promoter [13]
pMP4641 pME6010 containing the coding sequence of enhanced CFP with the lac promoter [13]
pMP4658 pME6010 containing the coding sequence of enhanced YFP with the lac promoter [13]
pMP4662 pME6010 containing the coding sequence of dsRed with the lac promoter [13]

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Workentine et al. BMC Microbiology 2013 13:175   doi:10.1186/1471-2180-13-175

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