TABLE 2

Chemotaxis-related genes in P. horikoshii not found in P. furiosus

LocusStrandP. horikoshii gene
PH0478<Purine-binding chemotaxis protein (cheW)
PH0479<Methyl-accepting chemotaxis protein
PH0481>Chemotaxis protein methyltransferase (cheR)
PH0482>Chemotaxis response regulator (cheY)
PH0483>Protein-glutamate methylesterase
PH0484>Histidine kinase (cheA)
PH0491>Chemotaxis protein