Table 2

Origins and serogroups of 11 L. monocytogenes reference strains used in this study
Reference strains EURL Strain number Origin Molecular serogroup2
CLIP1 74902 00EB248LM Animal IIa
CLIP 74903 00EB249LM Animal IIb
CLIP 74904 00EB250LM Human IIc
CLIP 74905 00EB251LM Human IIa
CLIP 74906 00EB252LM Human IIb
CLIP 74907 00EB253LM Animal IIb
CLIP 74910 00EB256LM Environment IVb
CLIP 74912 00EB258LM Animal IVb
EGDe EGDe Animal IIa
(Accession number: AL591824)
[21]
F2365 F2365 Food IVb
(Accession number: AE017262)
[22]
CLIP80459 [23] CLIP80459 Human IVb

1 CLIP: Pasteur Institute collection.

2 Serogrouping performed by multiplex PCR [4]: results are from both the European Reference Laboratory (EURL) for L. monocytogenes and the UK National Reference laboratory (UK-NRL) for Listeria.

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