Posted 19 November 2009 - 12:47 PM
Posted 19 November 2009 - 01:17 PM
Yes, that is correct. The "::" notation indicates an insertion into the gene, so luxU::Kn indicates a kanamycin cassette was inserted somewhere in the open reading frame to disrupt its expression.
Posted 19 November 2009 - 01:44 PM
Thank you very much! When I look at the paper again in the context of your explaination, it makes perfect sense.