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Table 1 The E. coli strains applied in this study

From: Metabolic engineering of Escherichia coli for production of n-butanol from crude glycerol

Strain Characteristic Source
BuT-8 ΔfrdA ɸ80attB::PλPL-ter λattB::PλPL-crt
ΔadhE::ɸ80attB::PλPL-pha-hbd
ΔldhA::λattB::PλPL-adhE2
12
BuT-12A as BuT-8 ∆lpdA λattB::PλPL-lpdA *
PλPL-aceEF PλPL-zwf ΔatoD::PλPL-pgl
PλPL-UdhA
This study
BuT-12-2 as BuT-12A PλPL-gldA PλPL-dhaKLM This study
BuT-12-3 as BuT-12-2 Δzwf This study
BuT-16 as BuT-12A lacO-gltA This study
  1. lpdA* the mutant, lpdA exhibiting insensitivity to NADH