TABLE 1.

Sources of C. perfringens isolates

C. perfringens isolateSource or geographical locationOutbreak no.TissueAlpha-toxin sequence type
13Human isolatea
R61South Australia1Gut sampleI
G45Queensland, site 11Gut sampleI
W1319/3Queensland, site 22Gut sampleI
W1319/4Queensland, site 22Gut sampleI
W1323/4Queensland, site 23Gut sampleI
W1323/5Queensland, site 23Gut sampleI
T3381Queensland, site 34Gut sampleII
T3688Queensland, site 35Gut sampleII
K473Queensland, site 46Gut sampleII
NAG-NE1Victoria, site 11Gut contentsIII
EHE-NE3Victoria, site 22Liver sampleI
EHE-NE4Victoria, site 22Liver sampleI
EHE-NE5Victoria, site 22Kidney sampleI
EHE-NE6Victoria, site 22Kidney sampleIV
EHE-NE7Victoria, site 22Gut wallIV
EHE-NE9Victoria, site 22Gut wallIV
EHE-NE13Victoria, site 22Gut wallI
EHE-NE14Victoria, site 22Gut contentsI
EUR-NE15Victoria, site 33Gut contentsI
EHE-NE16Victoria, site 24Gut contentsI
EHE-NE18Victoria, site 24Gut contentsI
EHE-NE19Victoria, site 25Gut contentsI
NAG-NE23Victoria, site 16Gut contentsV
NAG-NE24Victoria, site 16Gut contentsV
NAG-NE25Victoria, site 16Gut contentsV
  • a See reference 12.