TABLE 3.

Distribution of O-antigen genes with second primer set

IsolateaPCR/ESI-MS typeaPCR result with primerb
AB57_0094AB57_0095ABAYE 3806ABAYE 3807AB900_1AB900_2A1S_0053A1S_0057ACICU_00077ACICU_00080ABSDF 0078ABSDF 0066
ATCC 17978+++
AB0691++++
AB0633+++
AB0613+
AB0689
AB03910+++
AB03310+++
AB02111+
AB02411+
AB05412
AB00214++
AB00914+++
AB05815+++
AB005715++
AB07016+++
AB90019++
AB05124++++
AB04124-++
AB07439+++
AB307-029446+++
AB06646+
AB07147+++++
AB07248++++
  • a Isolate and PCR/ESI-MS type information is from reference 19.

  • b Primer set prefixes indicate primers designed from O-antigen genes in the following isolates: AB57, AB0057; ABAYE, AYE; A1S, ATCC 17978; ABSDF, SDF; ACICU, ACICU; and AB900, AB900.