TABLE 2.

Genetic characterization of the 15 KPC-positive Klebsiella isolates

StrainPFGE pulsotypeKPC alleleTn4401 isoformTEM variantbSHV variant
S1A62a112
S2A22a111
S3A72a111
S4E12bNDND
S5A52a112
S6A42a112
S7C12a11
S8A12a112
S9D12b11, 11, 12
S10A12a112
S11B12bND11
S12F13b111
S13aND3b1ND
S14A12a112
S15A32a112
  • a S13 is the single KPC-positive strain of K. oxytoca.

  • b ND, not determined.