Electronic Journal of Biotechnology ISSN: 0717-3458
  © 2007 by Universidad Católica de Valparaíso -- Chile
Vol. 10 No. 3, Issue of August 15, 2007
 


Table 1. Recombinant bacterial proteins expressed in transgenic tobacco.


Bacterium

Gene

Expressed protein

Function

Reference

Pseudomonas syringae

argK

ROCT ornithine carbamoyltransferase

Resistance to Pseudomonas syringae pv. phaseolicola

Hatziloukas and Panopoulos (1992)

Halobacterium halobium

bO

Bacterio-opsin (BO)

Resistance to Pseudomonas syringae pv. tabaci

Rizhsky and Mittler (2001)

Ralstonia solanacearum

popA

PopA

Resistance to Phytophthora parasitica var. nicotianae

Belbahri et al. (2001)

Escherichia coli

entC

Isochorismate isomerase

Salicylic acid production

Verberne et al. (2000)

Pseudomonas fluorescence

pmsB

Pyruvate lyase

Salicylic acid production

Verberne et al. (2000)

Erwinia carotovora

expI

N-oxoacyl-homoserine lactone (OHL)

Resistance to

Erwinia carotovora

Mae et al. (2001)

Bacillus sp. 240B1

aiiA

Acyl-homoserine lactonase

Resistance to

Erwinia carotovora

Dong et al. (2001)

Bacillus thuringiensis

cry2Aa

Crystal protein (Cry2Aa2)

Insect resistance

Kota et al. (1999)

Actinomyces A19249

choM

ChoM

Resistance to boll weevil larvae

Corbin et al. (2001)

Agrobacterium tumefaciens

ipt

Cytokinin isopentenyl transferase

Resistance to tobacco hornworm

Smigocki et al. (1993)

Streptomyces hygroscopicus

bar

PPT acetyltransferase

Bialaphos tolerance

Lutz et al. (2001)

Escherichia coli

aroA-M1

EPSPS

Glyphosate tolerance

Wang et al. (2003)

Arthrobacter oxydans

pcd

PMPH

Phenmedipham tolerance

Streber et al. (1994)

Ralstonia eutrophus

tfdA

2,4-D monooxygenase

2,4-D tolerance

Lyon et al. (1989)

Ochrobactrum anthropi

pqrA

Paraquat resistant protein (PqrA)

Paraquat tolerance

Jo et al. (2004)

Escherichia coli

betA

CDH

Enhance salt tolerance

Holmström et al. (2000)

Escherichia coli

betB

BADH

Enhance salt tolerance

Holmström et al. (2000)

Arthrobacter pascens

cox

Choline oxidase

Enhance salt tolerance

Huang et al. (2000)

Erwinia uredovora

crtZ

b-carotene hydroxylase

Enhance UV tolerance

Götz et al. (2002)

Synechococcus vulcanus

desC

Acyl-lipid desaturase

Enhance cold tolerance

Orlova et al. (2003)

Escherichia coli

merA

Mercuric ion reductase

Mercury degradation

He et al. (2001)

Enterobacter cloacae

nsfl

NR

TNT degradation

Hannink et al. (2001)

Enterobacter cloacae

onr

PETN

TNT degradation

French et al. (1999)

Bacillus anthracis

pag

PA protein

Anthrax vaccine

Watson et al. (2004)

Clostridium tetani

tetC

Tetanus toxin protein C subunit (TetC)

Tetanus vaccine

Tregoning et al. (2003)

Escherichia coli

ltb

LT B subunit

Gastroenteritis vaccine

Kang et al. (2003)

Escherichia coli

eae

Intimin

E. coli O157:H7 vaccine

Judge et al. (2004)

Vibrio cholerae

ctb

CT B subunit

Cholera vaccine

Daniell et al. (2001)

Escherichia coli

mtlD

Mannitol-1-phosphate dehydrogenase

Mannitol production

Tarczynski et al. (1992)

Ralstonia eutropha

phbA

β -ketothiolase

PHB production

Bohmert et al. (2002)

Acidothermus cellulolyticus

e1

Cellulase endo-1,4-β-D-glucanase (E1)

Cellulase production

Jin et al. (2003)

Bacillus licheniformis

amyl

α-amylase

Alpha-amylase production

Pen et al. (1992)


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