TABLE 1

Characteristics of 24 patients and molecular characterization of NTHi clinical isolatesa

TABLE 1
  • a Gray-shaded lines indicate patients with persistent isolates.

  • b eBURST analysis showed that ST 485 is a double-locus variant of ST 159.

  • c ST New3 is a double-locus variant of ST 196 (eBURST analysis).