Table 1

E. coli reference strains used in this study. Information for the strains obtained from the National Food Safety & Toxicology Center at Michigan State University was taken directly from their web site.

Michigan State Name

Name Used in This Study1

Shiga Toxin Gene

GenBank Accession Number

O antigen

H antigen

Host

Location

Date


EDL933

stx1

157

7

Food

Michigan

1982

stx2

93–111

E12

stx1

EF441572

157

7

Human

Washington

1993

stx2

EF441599

OK-1

E13

stx1

EF441573

157

7

Human

Japan

1996

stx2

EF441600

86-24

E14

stx2

EF441601

157

7

Human

Washington

1986

2886-75

E15

stx1

EF441574

157

7

Human

California

1975

493/89

E16

stx2

EF441602

157

-

Human

Germany

1989

E32511

E17

stx2

EF441603

157

-

Human

No Data

1985

G5101

E18

stx1

EF441575

157

7

Human

Washington

1995

stx2

EF441604

5905

E19

stx2

EF441605

55

7

Food

No data

1994

DEC8B

E22

stx1

EF441576

111

8

Human

Idaho

1986

stx2

EF441606

3007-85

E23

stx1

EF441577

111

-

Human

Nebraska

1985

stx2

EF441607

TB226A

E24

stx2

EF441608

111

-

Human

Washington

1991

928/91

E25

stx1

EF441578

111

-

Human

Germany

1991

stx2

EF441609

412/55

E26

stx1

EF441579

111

No data

Human

Germany

1955

DEC8C

E27

stx1

EF441580

111

-

Calf

Scotland

No data

C412

E28

stx1

EF441581

111

No data

Calf

S. Dakota

1986

H19

E29

stx1

EF441582

26

11

Human

Canada

1977

DEC10B

E210

stx1

EF441583

26

11

Human

Australia

1986

TB285C

E213

stx1

EF441584

26

-

Human

Washington

1991

BCL19

E216

stx1

EF441585

No data

-

Cow

California

No data

DEC10J

E217

stx1

EF441586

70

11

Human

Canada

1988

ED-31

E218

stx1

EF441587

111

-

Human

Italy

No data

stx2

EF441610

CL-3

S1

stx2

EF441618

113

21

Human

Canada

1980

G5506

S3

stx2

EF441619

104

21

Human

Montana

1994

B2F1

S4

stx2

EF441620

91

21

Human

Canada

1985

TB154A

S7

stx1

EF441595

103

6

Human

Washington

1991

88–1509

S8

stx1

EF441596

15

27

Human

Canada

1988

stx2

EF441621

M2113

S10

stx1

EF441597

156

21

Cow

Germany

No data

BCL17

S11

stx1

EF441598

5

No data

Cow

California

No data

90–1787

S12

stx2

EF441622

X03

-

Cow

Canada

No data


1These names used only in the alignments.

Lee et al. BMC Microbiology 2007 7:109   doi:10.1186/1471-2180-7-109

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