TABLE 1

RSGFP expression in different chlamydial species

SpeciesStrainHostPresence of
wild-type
plasmida
Expression
of RSGFP
(pRSGFPCAT-Cpn)b
C. pneumoniaeCV-6Human+
IOL-207Human+
LPCoLNKoala++
C. felisCelloCat++
Not identified (N.I.)N.I.++
02DC26 (Cf02-23)Cat+
C. trachomatisL2 (25667R)Human
C. muridarumMoPn/NiggMouse+
C. abortusC18/98 (B577)Sheep
C. caviae03DC25 (GPIC)Guinea pig+
C. pecorum14DC102 (E58)Cow
  • a Plasmid-bearing strain (+) and plasmid-free strain (−).

  • b RSGFP signal positive (+) and negative (−).