TABLE 3.

pbp patterns occurring in more than one unrelated ST

GenePatternSTsa
pbp1a181b (1051, 1476), 90,c 156d (557), 143 (790, 1477)
5135, 490, 1019, 1027, 1482e
863, 276, 1625
pbp2x181b (1051, 1476), 156d (557), 242,f 172,g 143 (790, 1477), 276, 490
6143, 272e
7315,h 272e
pbp2b181b (1051, 1476), 156d (557), 143 (790, 1477)
3242,f 315,h 490
463, 173,g 1482e
  • a SLVs of the main ST in the group are given in parentheses.

  • b ST characteristic for the Spain23F-1 clone.

  • c ST characteristic for the Spain6B-2 clone.

  • d ST characteristic for the Spain9V-3 clone.

  • e SLV of ST173, characteristic for the Poland23F-16 clone.

  • f ST characteristic for the Taiwan23F-15 clone.

  • g ST characteristic for the Poland23F-16 clone.

  • h ST characteristic for the Poland6B-20 clone.