TABLE 3.

Alcian Blue binding of Cacwh41Δ, Carot2Δ, and Camns1Δ null mutants and reintegrant strains

Strain genotypeMean Alcian Blue binding ± SDa
No treatmentAfter β-elimination
WT111 ± 595 ± 6
Cacwh41Δ20 ± 33 ± 2
Cacwh41Δ + CaCWH41109 ± 592 ± 5
Carot2Δ21 ± 54 ± 3
Carot2Δ + CaROT2108 ± 891 ± 4
Camns1Δ46 ± 529 ± 4
Camns1Δ + CaMNS1109 ± 792 ± 5
  • a Expressed as μg bound/OD600 = 1 cells (n = 3).