TABLE 1.

Comparison of the rRNA sequence types and MG309 repeats in seven ATCC strains and 31 patient specimens

rRNA genotypeNo. of specimens with MG309 repeat no.:No. of specimens with a mixture of repeatsTotal
7891011121314151617
17a7
21113121112418
31236
411114
511
6112
Total13274921112538
  • a ATCC strains.