TABLE 2.

Distribution of phenotypes among invasive serogroup W135 strains isolated in France in 2001 and 2002

PhenotypeaNo. of isolates
199419951996199719981999200020012002Total
2a:P1.5,200122225161260
2a:NST0000013138
2a:P1.210000058620
2a:P1.50000010001
NT:P1.20000021014
NT:P1.500101010710
NT:P1.5,200220131110
15:P1.50000000011
15:P1.60000000022
2b:NST0000000101
2b:P1.50000000011
NT:P1.10011000002
NT:P1.40000001113
NT:P1.6016004781339
NT:P1.70110104119
NT:P1.160000300014
NT:NST01113556830
Total1 (1)b3 (3)13 (7)6 (4)10 (5)16 (7)55 (10)43 (9)58 (14)205
  • a Phenotypes are presented as the serogroup:serotype:serosubtype.

  • b The values in parentheses are the members of different phenotypes.