TABLE 3.

Putative transfer genes encoded by plasmids from actinobacteridae

Plasmid (accession no.)Size (bp)OrganismPutative transfer protein (accession no.)Putative function
pREAT701 (AP001204)80,610 Rhodococcus equi TraA (Q9ETQ3)Relaxase
pREAT701 (AP001204)80,610 Rhodococcus equi TrsK (Q9EU11)Coupling protein
pREAT701 (AP001204)80,610 Rhodococcus equi TrbL (Q9ETB5)Mating-pair formation
pREAT701 (AP001204)80,610 Rhodococcus equi TrbA (Q9EU72)Repressor
pCG4 (AF164956)29,371 Corynebacterium glutamicum TraA (Q9EUN3)Relaxase
pCG4 (AF164956)29,371 Corynebacterium glutamicum TraC (Q9EUN8)Primase
pNG2 (AF492560)15,100 Corynebacterium diphtheriae TraA (AAM12769)Relaxase
pVT2 (AY056023)12,868 Mycobacterium avium TraA (Q938A0)Relaxase
pTET3 (CAD12223)27,856 Corynebacterium glutamicum TraA (Q8VVJ4)Relaxase
pKJ36 (AF139129)3,625 Bifidobacterium longum MobB (Q9F152)Relaxase
pKJ50 (U76614)4,960 Bifidobacterium longum MobA (Q9ZA19)Relaxase
pCIBb1 (AF085719)5,750 Bifidobacterium breve FtsK homologue (Q9X3U8)Septal DNA translocator
p4M (AF359574)4,488 Bifidobacterium pseudocatenulatum Tra (AAM00236)Septal DNA translocator