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Table 1 Bacterial strains and plasmid used in this study

From: Surface antigens contribute differently to the pathophysiological features in serotype K1 and K2 Klebsiella pneumoniae strains isolated from liver abscesses

Strain or plasmid Relevant characteristics Reference or source
Klebsiella pneumoniae
 STL43 Wild type (O1:K1) Yeh et al. [13]
 STL43Δwzy K-deficient mutant of STL43 Yeh et al. [13]
 STL43ΔwbbO O-deficient mutant of STL43 Yeh et al. [13]
 TSGH69 Wild type (O1:K2) This study
 TSGH69Δwzy K-deficient mutant of TSGH69 This study
 TSGH69ΔwbbO O-deficient mutant of TSGH69 This study
 VGH825 Wild type (O1:K32) This study
Escherichia coli
 E. coli S17-1λpir Conjugation donor Biomedal
Plasmid
 pUT-kmy Suicide vector for insertional mutagenesis Yeh et al. [13]