TABLE 5.

Completely sequenced plasmids from bifidobacteria

Host species (G+C content [%]a)PlasmidSize (bp)G+C content (%)Host G+C content (%)bReference or GenBank accession no.
B. longum subsp. longum (60.8 ± 0.8)pNAC23,68464.753
pTB63,62465.1309
pB443,62465.1287
pKJ363,62565.1224
pMG13,68265.1222
pBLO13,62664.860.1275
P6043B3,68065.1DQ458911
pNAC13,53858.853
pNAL8L3,48959.0104
pKJ504,96061.8225
pNAL8 M4,91061.9104
pBIFA244,89261.8226
p6043A4,89661.8DQ458910
pNAC310,22462.053
pDOJH10L10,07362.260.2162
pMB11,84762.0178
pDOJH10S3,66166.260.2162
pFI25762,19761.9194
B. breve (58.8 ± 0.4)pCIBb15,75056.9212
pNBb12,29758.7E17316
pB21a5,20656.3287
B. pseudolongum subsp. globosum (63.8 ± 0.4)pASV4794,81559.3268
B. bifidum (62.3)pB804,89861.9287
pBIF109,27541.7DQ093580
B. asteroides (59.0)pCIBAO892,11152.355
pAP12,14052.3Y11549
B. catenulatum (54.0 ± 0.2)pBC12,54063.75
B. pseudocatenulatum (57.5 ± 0.3)p4 M4,48853.197
  • a Host G+C contents were obtained from Table 1, except for those for pBLO1 (from B. longum subsp. longum NCC2705), pDOJH10L, and pDOJH10S (from B. longum subsp. longum DJO10A).

  • b G+C contents of completely sequenced host chromosomes.