List of abbreviations

List of commonly used abbreviations:

Abbreviation Full term
ATP Adenosinetriphosphate
BFP Blue fluorescent protein
BSA Bovine serum albumin
CAM Chloramphenicol
CFP Cyan fluorescent protein
CFU Colony forming units
CDS Coding sequence
dNTP Desoxynucleotidtriphosphate
EDTA Ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid
DSMZ German collection of microorganisms and cell cultures
DIY Do it yourself
eYFP Enhanced yellow flourescenct protein
F Fluorescence
FRET Förster resonance energy transfer
Gal-3 Galactin-3
GFP Green fluorescent protein
GUI Graphical user interface
His Histidin
HM Hartman Medium
HSL Homoserine lactone
HSV hue-saturation-value
HF High frequency
IPTG Isopropyl β-D-1-thiogalactopyranoside
LPS Lipopolysaccharide
MRSA Multi resistant Staphylococcus aureus
NIAID National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
NTA Nitrilotriacetic acid
OD Optical density
3-oxo-C12 HSL 3-Oxo-dodecanoyl homoserine lactone
PBS Phosphate buffered saline
PCR Polymerase chain reaction
RBS Ribosome binding site
REACh Resonance Energy-Accepting Chromoprotein
RFP Red fluorescent protein
SDS-PAGE Sodium dodecyl sulfate polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis
SRM Statistical region merging
TEV Tobacco etch virus
WHO World health organisation