TABLE 3.

PL composition and asymmetry of LPG for the study strainsa

Strain% of total PL content (mean ± SD)
Innerb LPGOuterb LPGTotal LPGPGCL
CB111811.16 ± 3.51.21 ± 0.6112.37 ± 3.383.96 ± 0.675.38 ± 3.6
CB220110.92 ± 2.21.37 ± 0.2612.29 ± 2.086.37 ± 3.33.60 ± 0.0
CB220211.64 ± 2.41.70 ± 0.6513.34 ± 2.180.95 ± 4.38.59 ± 3.3
CB220315.41 ± 2.52.56 ± 1.517.96 ± 1.172.93 ± 6.812.70 ± 1.8
CB220518.61 ± 4.46.00 ± 2.524.61 ± 3.570.02 ± 9.17.43 ± 7.8
  • a Substantive differences between the parental strain and the 20-day DAP-nonsusceptible passage mutant are in boldface.

  • b Membrane leaflet.