TABLE 2.

ORFs, including blaKPC-2, of the 5.2-kb HindIII fragment of plasmid pST4707

ORFLength (no. of amino acids)PositionG + C content (%)BLASTP scores (% identity-% similarity)GenBank accession no.Remarks
orf14221-126960.51833 (83-89)T28654Transposase from P. putida
orf23411376-240163.6829 (55-68)AAL47163Putative transposase from R. solanacearum
orf32592398-317761.9931 (72-85)AAL47164Putative transposition helper protein from R. solanacearum
blaKPC-22933564-444561.7IdenticalAY034847Class A carbapenemase KPC-2
orf41775228-496461.2259 (35-52)AAL50017Putative transposase from Ralstonia metalidurans