Table 7-2Genetic Determinants Borne by Plasmids

CharacteristicPlasmid examples
FertilityF, R1, Col
Bacteriocin productionCol E1
Heavy-metal resistanceR6
Enterotoxin productionEnt
Metabolism of camphorCam
Tumorigenicity in plants   T1 (in Agrobacterium tumefaciens)

From: Bacterial conjugation

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An Introduction to Genetic Analysis. 7th edition.
Griffiths AJF, Miller JH, Suzuki DT, et al.
New York: W. H. Freeman; 2000.
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