Table 7.

Native plasmids and derived cloning vectors from moderately halophilic bacteria

PlasmidSourceSize (kb)CharacteristicsReference
pMH1 H. elongataATCC 33173 11.5 Kmr, Nr, Tcr 67
H. halmophila ATCC 19717
H. halophila CCM 3662
S. costicola NCIMB 701
pHE1 H. elongata ATCC 33174 4.2 Sequenced, RepA protein, mobgenes 339
pHI1H. israelensis” ATCC 43985 48 Cryptic 339
pHS1 H. subglaciescola UQM 2927ca. 70Cryptic 339
pCM1 C. marismortui ATCC 17056 17.5 Replication origin sequenced, RepA protein 198
pVC1 S. costicola E-367 2.95Cryptic 199
pVC2 S. costicolaE-367ca. 19Cryptic 199
pVC3 S. costicolaE-367ca. 21Cryptic 199
pEE3pCM1 derivative 6.6 pCM1 replication functions, mobilizable, Apr, Tpr 202
pEE5pCM1 derivative 7.0 pCM1 replication functions, mobilizable, Apr, Tpr,lacZ 202
pHS15pHE1 derivative 12.25pHE1 replication functions, mobilizable, Apr, Smr, Spr 339