TABLE 5.

PCR identification of selected MAV island regions from 29 clinical isolates of M. avium subsp. paratuberculosis and M. avium subsp. avium collected from different states

Species and clinical isolateGenomic islanda
MAV-3MAV-11MAV-21MAV-23
M. avium subsp. paratuberculosis
    JTC33666
    JTC33770
    CW303
    1B
    3B
    4B
    5B
    DT3
    DT9+NA
    DT12
    DT19
    JTC1281
    JTC1282
    JTC1283
    JTC1285
    JTC1286
M. avium subsp. avium
    T93+
    T99+
    T100++
    DT30+++
    DT44+++
    DT78+++
    DT84++
    DT247+++
    JTC956NANANA
    JTC982NA+NA+
    JTC1161++
    JTC1262+
    JTC33793++++
  • a + or − denotes the presence or absence of genomic regions, while NA denotes no amplification of small or large DNA fragments.