Table 1

Typing of 30 environmental Legionella isolates from biofilms developed in the contaminated S spring
Serotyping Molecular typing
Campaign Environm. isolates Catalase activity Oxoid kit bioMérieux reagents 16S rRNA mip lpg 1905 lpg 0774 wzm Typing
LAXB 1 - Lp2-14 Lp10 + + + - - Lp
2 - Lp2-14 Lp12 + + + - - Lp
3 - Lp2-14 Lp10 + + + - - Lp
4 - Lp2-14 Lp12 + + + - - Lp
5 - Lp2-14 Lp12 + + + - - Lp
6 - Lp1 Lp1 + + + + + Lp1
7 - Lp2-14 Lp12 + + + - - Lp
8 - Lp1 Lp1 + + + + + Lp1
9 - Lp2-14 Lp12 + + + - - Lp
10 - Lp2-14 Lp12 + + + - - Lp
11 - NSR* NSR* + + + - - Lp
12 - Lp1 Lp1 + + + + + Lp1
13 - Lp2-14 Lp12 + + + - - Lp
14 - Lp2-14 Lp12 + + + - - Lp
15 - Lp2-14 Lp12 + + + - - Lp
16 - Lp2-14 Lp12 + + + - - Lp
17 - Lp2-14 Lp12 + + + - - Lp
18 - Lp2-14 Lp12 + + + - - Lp
19 - Lp2-14 Lp12 + + + - - Lp
20 - Lp2-14 Lp10 + + + - - Lp
21 - Lp2-14 Lp12 + + + - - Lp
22 - Lp1 Lp1 + + + + + Lp1
23 - Lp2-14 Lp12 + + + - - Lp
24 - Lp1 Lp1 + + + + + Lp1
25 - Lp1 Lp1 + + + + + Lp1
LAXA 21 - Lp1 Lp1 + + + + + Lp1
22 - Lp2-14 Lp10 + + + - - Lp
23 - Lp2-14 Lp10 + + + - - Lp
53 - NSR* NSR* - + - - - non L
54 - NSR* NSR* - + - - - non L
Clinical strains Lp1 Lens - Lp1 Lp1 + + + - + Lp1
Lens dotA - Nd§ Nd§ + + + - + Lp1
Lp1 Paris - Lp1 Lp1 + + + + + Lp1
Lp1 Lorraine - Lp1 Lp1 + + + + + Lp1
Lp3 - L Lp3 Nd§ + + - - Lp
Lp8 - L Lp6 Nd§ + + - - Lp
L. anisa ++ L L. anisa + + - - - L
L. taurinensis + Nd§ Nd§ Nd§ + Nd§ Nd§ Nd§ L
L. micdadei ++ L Nd§ Nd§ Nd§ Nd§ Nd§ Nd§ L
L.longbeachae + L L. longbeachae + + - - - L

* NSR: No Serotyping Reaction.

§ Nd: not determined.

Chaabna et al.

Chaabna et al. BMC Microbiology 2013 13:17   doi:10.1186/1471-2180-13-17

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