TABLE 1.

Results of S. aureus clinical isolate typing

Isolate no.Origin (country, yr) or control strainPFGE typeMLVA pattern
1Poland, 1997A1
2Poland, 1997A1
3Poland, 1997A1
4Poland, 1997A1
5Poland, 1997A1
6Poland, 1992B12
7Poland, 1994B23
8Poland, 1992B34
9Poland, 1992B45
10Poland, 1992C16
11Poland, 1992C27
12Poland, 1992C37
13Poland, 1992C48
14Poland, 1992C57
15Poland, 1992C69
16Poland, 1992C77
17Poland, 1992C87
18Poland, 1992D10
19Poland, 1994E11
20Poland, 1994F12
21Poland, 1992G13
22Poland, 1996H14
23Poland, 1994I15
24Poland, 1996J16
25Turkey, 1996K17
26Slovenia, 1996L18
27Russia, 1998M19
28Lithuania, 1998N20
29Slovenia, 1998O21
30Bulgaria, 1998P22
31Bulgaria, 1998R23
32Czech Republic, 1996S24
33England, 1992T25
348325/0U26