TABLE 3.

Putative transfer genes encoded by plasmids from actinobacteridae

Plasmid (accession no.)Size (bp)OrganismPutative transfer protein (accession no.)Putative function
pREAT701 (AP001204)80,610Rhodococcus equiTraA (Q9ETQ3)Relaxase
pREAT701 (AP001204)80,610Rhodococcus equiTrsK (Q9EU11)Coupling protein
pREAT701 (AP001204)80,610Rhodococcus equiTrbL (Q9ETB5)Mating-pair formation
pREAT701 (AP001204)80,610Rhodococcus equiTrbA (Q9EU72)Repressor
pCG4 (AF164956)29,371Corynebacterium glutamicumTraA (Q9EUN3)Relaxase
pCG4 (AF164956)29,371Corynebacterium glutamicumTraC (Q9EUN8)Primase
pNG2 (AF492560)15,100Corynebacterium diphtheriaeTraA (AAM12769)Relaxase
pVT2 (AY056023)12,868Mycobacterium aviumTraA (Q938A0)Relaxase
pTET3 (CAD12223)27,856Corynebacterium glutamicumTraA (Q8VVJ4)Relaxase
pKJ36 (AF139129)3,625Bifidobacterium longumMobB (Q9F152)Relaxase
pKJ50 (U76614)4,960Bifidobacterium longumMobA (Q9ZA19)Relaxase
pCIBb1 (AF085719)5,750Bifidobacterium breveFtsK homologue (Q9X3U8)Septal DNA translocator
p4M (AF359574)4,488Bifidobacterium pseudocatenulatumTra (AAM00236)Septal DNA translocator