TABLE 1.

PER-1-positive bacterial strains used in this study

StrainGeographical originGenetic support of blaPER-1IS(s) near blaPER-1Source or reference
P. aeruginosa RNL-1Garches, France (Turkish patient)ChromosomeISPa12, ISPa1318
P. aeruginosa MULMulhouse, FranceChromosomeISPa12, ISPa13This study
P. aeruginosa 1Istanbul, TurkeyChromosomeISPa12, ISPa13Gift from C. Bal
P. aeruginosa PER12Ghent, BelgiumChromosomeISPa12, ISPa136
P. aeruginosa 2622Warsaw, PolandChromosomeISPa12, ISPa13Gift from M. Gniadkowski
A. baumannii AMA-1Kremlin-BicĂȘtre, FranceChromosomeISPa12, ISPa1324
A. baumannii C.A.Ankara, TurkeyPlasmidISPa1224
Serovar Typhimurium TURAnkara, TurkeyPlasmidISPa124
Serovar Typhimurium 147Istanbul, TurkeyPlasmidISPa12This study
P. stuartii BENKremlin-BicĂȘtre, FranceChromosomeISPa12, ISPa13, ISPrst1This study