Hypothetical model of the ABC transporter system.

<p>The putative function and regulation of the <i>L. monocytogenes</i> ABC transporter and utilization system for maltose and maltodextrin, adapted from <a href="http://www.plosone.org/article/info:doi/10.1371/journal.pone.0010349#pone.0010349-Shim1" target="_blank">[28]</a>, <a href="http://www.plosone.org/article/info:doi/10.1371/journal.pone.0010349#pone.0010349-Schnert1" target="_blank">[29]</a>, <a href="http://www.plosone.org/article/info:doi/10.1371/journal.pone.0010349#pone.0010349-Deutscher1" target="_blank">[49]</a>. Explanations in the text.</p>