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Table 2 Summary of carbon utilization in WT and PntA1 cells under aerobic conditions

From: Global insights into energetic and metabolic networks in Rhodobacter sphaeroides

Total number of carbon sources utilized Photoa Aero
PntA1 25 51
WT 61 73
Differences in carbon sources utilized   
Equivalent growth in PntA1 and WT 1 40
PntA1 only 1 1
Increased growth in PntA1 0 1
Reduced growth in PntA1 23 9
Growth in WT only 37 23
  1. aPhoto – photosynthetic growth; Aero – aerobic respiratory growth.