Table 1

Characteristics of bacterial strains used in this study.

Strain

Serotype

Virulence*

ST

MRP#

EF#

SLY#

Clinical source

Reference/source


6388

1

HV

1

S

+

+

Organs

Laboratory collection [32]

6112

1

HV

1

S

+

+

Organs

Laboratory collection [32]

NCTC10273R1

1

V

13

-

-

+

Unknown

Laboratory collection [32]

C160

1

ND

1

+

+

+

Brain/septicemia

Laboratory collection [9]

C187

1

ND

132

+

+

+

Tonsil/septicemia

Laboratory collection [9]

OV585

1

ND

13

-

-

+

Unknown

Veterinary Practice Diessen, The Netherlands


12

2

AV

19

-

-

+

Tonsil

Laboratory collection [21]

16

2

AV

19

-

-

+/-

Tonsil

Laboratory collection [21]

25

2

AV

20

-

-

+

Human

Laboratory collection [21]

T15

2

AV

19

-

-

+

Tonsil

Laboratory collection [23]

89-1591

2

ND

25

-

-

-

Unknown

Groupe de Recherché sur les Maladies Infectieuses du Porc, Québec, Canada, [56]

3995

2

ND

1

+

*

-

Unknown

Laboratory collection [16]

3988

2

ND

1

+

*

-

Unknown

Laboratory collection

17

2

WV

8

+

*

+

Tonsil

Laboratory collection

S735R2

2

WV

1

+

*

+

Unknown

Laboratory collection CVI

1890

2

ND

133

+

*

+

Unknown

Laboratory collection

3

2

V

1

+

+

+

CNS

Laboratory collection [21]

10

2

V

1

+

+

+

Tonsil

Laboratory collection [21]

22

2

V

1

+

+

+

Human

Laboratory collection [21]

D282

2

V

1

+

+

+

CNS

Laboratory collection [21]

7696

2

ND

1

+

+

+

Joint

Groupe de Recherceh sur les Maladies Infectieuses du Porc, Québec, Canada

P1/7

2

V

1

+

+

+

Unknown

Laboratory collection CVI

BM190

2

ND

1

+

*

+

Human sepsis, meningitis

Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

BM191

2

ND

1

+

*

+

Human meningitis

Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

BM334

2

ND

1

-

+

+

Human meningitis

Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

BM407

2

ND

1

-

*

+

Human meningitis

Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

FX59

2

ND

1

-

+

+

tonsil

Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

FX125

2

ND

28

+

-

-

tonsil

Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

95-8242

2

ND

1

+

+

+

Unknown

Groupe de Recherceh sur les Maladies Infectieuses du Porc, Québec, Canada

89-999

2

ND

25

-

-

-

Unknown

Groupe de Recherceh sur les Maladies Infectieuses du Porc, Québec, Canada, [56]

R75/S2

2

ND

1

+

+

+

Unknown

Groupe de Recherceh sur les Maladies Infectieuses du Porc, Québec, Canada, [56]

98HAH12

2

ND

7

+

+

+

Human TSLS

[41]Hua Dong Research Institute for Medicine of Nanjing Command, Nanjing, China [41]

05ZYH33

2

ND

7

+

+

+

Human TSLS

[41]Hua Dong Research Institute for Medicine of Nanjing Command, Nanjing, China [41]

OV233

2

ND

1

+

+

+

Unknown

Veterinary Practice Diessen, The Netherlands

OV349

2

ND

1

+

+

+

Unknown

Veterinary Practice Diessen, The Netherlands

OV625

2

ND

1

+

+

+

Unknown

Veterinary Practice Diessen, The Netherlands

OV209

4

ND

17

S

-

-

Unknown

Veterinary Practice Diessen, The Netherlands


7711

7

ND

29

-

-

-

CNS

Laboratory collection [9]

7917

7

ND

29

-

-

CNS

Laboratory collection [9]

8039

7

ND

135

-

-

-

CNS

Laboratory collection [9]

C126

7

ND

1

-

-

-

Joint

Laboratory collection [9]

15009

7

ND

89

-

-

-

Unknown

Laboratory collection [9]

A496/98

7

ND

29

-

-

-

Lung, pneumonia

Stiftung Tierärtzliche Hochschule Hannover, Hannover, Germany [25]

Sw123/B2452

7

ND

29

-

-

-

Lung, pneumonia

Stiftung Tierärtzliche Hochschule Hannover, Hannover, Germany [25]

8074R7

7

ND

25

-

-

Unknown

Laboratory collection CVI


7997

9

AV

16

*

-

+

Organs

Laboratory collection [9]

8067

9

AV

136

-

-

+

Unknown

Laboratory collection [9]

8017

9

AV

136

-

-

+

CNS

Laboratory collection [9]

7709

9

ND

16

*

-

+

Bacteraemia

Laboratory collection [9]

C132

9

ND

16

*

-

+

Brain/septicemia

Laboratory collection [9]

5973

9

AV

137

*

-

-

CNS

Laboratory collection [9]

22083R9

9

ND

82

*

-

-

Unknown

Laboratory collection CVI

7998

9

ND

16

+

-

+

Joint

Laboratory collection [9]

8186

9

ND

138

*

-

-

Tonsil

Laboratory collection [9]


OV640

UT

ND

139

*

-

-

Unknown

Veterinary Practice Diessen, The Netherlands


2840

PA

ND

134

-

*

+

Unknown

Laboratory collection


Escherichia coli TG1

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

Laboratory collection


Rx reference strain of serotype x; UT untypable; PA, poly-agglutination; NA, not applicable; HV, highly virulent; V, virulent; WV, weakly virulent; AV, avirulent; ND, not determined; MRP, muramidase released protein; EF, extracellular factor; SLY, suilysin; +, protein expressed; -, protein not expressed; *, higher MW protein expressed; s, smaller MW protein expressed; +/-, protein weakly expressed; CNS, central nervous system; TSLS, toxic shock-like syndrome

* virulence as determined in an experimental infection in pigs

# phenotype, protein expression

de Greeff et al. BMC Microbiology 2011 11:161   doi:10.1186/1471-2180-11-161

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