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Table 2 Strains used in this study

From: Improvement of n-butanol tolerance in Escherichia coliby membrane-targeted tilapia metallothionein

Strains Genotype and description Reference or source
E. coli BL21 E. coli B F- dcm ompT hsdS(rB- mB-) gal [malB+]K-12(λS) Invitrogen
PET30a E. coli BL21/ PET30a , T7 promoter, f1 origin, Kmr Novagen, Inc.
HMT E. coli BL21/PET30a;hmt (human metallothionein) [26]
MMT E. coli BL21/PET30a;mmt (mouse metallothionein) [26]
TMT E. coli BL21/PET30a;tmt (tilapia metallothionein) [26]
OmpC E. coli BL21/PET30a;ompC (E. coli outer membrane protein C) [26]
OmpC-HMT E. coli BL21/PET30a;ompC-hmt [26]
OmpC-MMT E. coli BL21/PET30a;ompC-mmt [26]
OmpC-TMT E. coli BL21/PET30a;ompC-tmt [26]