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)pNAC23,68464.7 53
pTB63,62465.1 309
pB443,62465.1 287
pKJ363,62565.1 224
pMG13,68265.1 222
pBLO13,62664.860.1 275
P6043B3,68065.1DQ458911
pNAC13,53858.8 53
pNAL8L3,48959.0 104
pKJ504,96061.8 225
pNAL8 M4,91061.9 104
pBIFA244,89261.8 226
p6043A4,89661.8DQ458910
pNAC310,22462.0 53
pDOJH10L10,07362.260.2 162
pMB11,84762.0 178
pDOJH10S3,66166.260.2 162
pFI25762,19761.9 194
B. breve (58.8 ± 0.4)pCIBb15,75056.9 212
pNBb12,29758.7E17316
pB21a5,20656.3 287
B. pseudolongum subsp. globosum (63.8 ± 0.4)pASV4794,81559.3 268
B. bifidum (62.3)pB804,89861.9 287
pBIF109,27541.7DQ093580
B. asteroides (59.0)pCIBAO892,11152.3 55
pAP12,14052.3Y11549
B. catenulatum (54.0 ± 0.2)pBC12,54063.7 5
B. pseudocatenulatum (57.5 ± 0.3)p4 M4,48853.1 97
  • 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.