TABLEĀ 1

Pairwise analysis of 16S rRNA gene fragments derived from cholesterol-degrading Stl. denitrificans DSM 13999 and isolate 72Chol and of Sterolibacterium-like OTUs

Isolate or OTU% 16S
Chol 72DSM 13999OTU11OTU36OTU1005OTU1390OTU1735
DSM 1399996.4
OTU1193.494.1
OTU3695.195.393.7
OTU100597.096.793.796.0
OTU139092.393.995.892.593.0
OTU173596.398.194.895.397.093.4
OTU407192.393.095.892.593.096.793.4