TABLE 8.

IS elements in bifidobacteria

IS familyNo. of elements (no. of complete elements)a
B. longum subsp. longumB. longum subsp. infantis ATCC 15697B. adolescentis ATCC 15703B. dentium Bd1B. animalis subsp. lactis
DJO10ANCC2705AD011Bl-04DSM 10140Bb-12
IS313 (1)14 (2)16 (9)8 (3)6 (5)0000
IS2110 (8)7 (5)7 (1)5 (3)00000
IS309 (5)5 (3)15 (2)2 (0)00000
IS110006 (5)000000
IS2564 (2)7 (5)7 (2)3 (1)00000
IS607/IS2001 (1)1 (1)2 (0)000000
ISL37 (0)12 (0)3 (0)007 (6)6 (5)6 (5)6 (6)
  • a Numbers in bold indicate species-specific IS elements.