Antonie van Leeuwenhoek

, Volume 61, Issue 4, pp 339–342 | Cite as

Bacteriophage Ø105clz induces the GroEL-homologue protein inBacillus subtilis

  • Robin R. Staples
  • Brian S. Miller
  • Uldis N. Streips
Short Communication


Using two-dimensional polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis, the GroEL homologue ofBacillus subtilis was shown to be induced upon infection with Ø105clz, a clear plaque mutant of the temperate bacteriophage Ø105. Western blotting of one dimensional polyacrylamide gels also showed the induction of the GroEL homologue when cells were infected with Ø105clz.

Key words

Bacillus subtilis GroEL heat shock phage induction 


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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • Robin R. Staples
    • 1
  • Brian S. Miller
    • 2
  • Uldis N. Streips
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Microbiology and Immunology, School of MedicineUniversity of LouisvilleLouisvilleUSA
  2. 2.Department of BiochemistryUniversity of ArizonaArizonaUSA

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