SubtiBank SubtiBank
Category: Class IV
An ordered knock out library of all non-essential genes in B. subtilis is now available at Addgene. Information on ordering a copy can be found here. See Koo et al. 2017 for details about library construction.

Category: Class IV


4. Lifestyles

4.2. Sporulation

4.2.1. Sporulation proteins Spore coat proteins Class IV

cotTresistance of the spore
ysnDprotection of the spore
yybIprotection of the spore


  • late localizing spore coat proteins (only after completion of engulfment)
  • intermediate between classes III and V