TABLE 4.

Definition of MLEE types and their frequencies among S. enterica serotype Paratyphi B strains of clinical origin and from poultry

MLEE typea%Rf (102)b
ESTMDHLDHG6P6PGADHACPLAPALPIDHFUMACOPGMGOTPGIIPOMEADKGD1GD2HEXGP1GP2CAT
1355358/305841/38745622/11830058067955955425456550556066
185358/305841/38745622/1183072580679559554254565558556066
1a15358/305841/38745622/11830725806795/86595542545655585560 68
1b1 47 58/305841/38745622/1183005806795/8659554254565558556066
1c5058/305841/38745622/11830725806795595542545655585560 68
29 43 58/305841/38745622830 76 5806795/86595542545655585560 68
325 56 58/305841/38 71 56 20/1683072580679559554254565558556066
435358/305841/38 71 56 32/22/11830 76 580679559554254565558556066
515358/40/305841/38 67 56 28/22/118307258 65 6795/8659554254565558550 68
635358/40/305841/38 71 56 28/22/118307258 65 71 95/865955425456550550 68
715358/305841/387456 28/2283005860 71 95/865955425456550550 53
835358/40/305841/387456 26/20007258 65 6795/865955425456550550 68
915358/40/305841/387456 32/228307258 65 6795/86595542545655055066
1015358/305841/387456 28/2283 76 586795/86595542545655585560 53
11153 58/405841/387456 28/22/11830 76 58606795/865955425456555855066
121 47 58/305841/38 71 56 28/2283072580 71 95/865955425456058556066
1315358/305841/38 71 56 91/32/2283072580 71 95/865955425456555855600
  • a Classes 1d (differing in 6P6), 1f (differing in ACP), and 1g (differing in ACP and CAT) were detected only among SARA strains.

  • b EST, esterases; MDH, malate dehydrogenase; LDH, l-lactate dehydrogenase; G6P, glucose 6-phosphate dehydrogenase; 6PG, 6-phosphogluconase dehydrogenase; ADH, alcohol dehydrogenase; ACP, acid phosphatase; LAP, leucine aminopeptidase; ALP, alkaline phosphatase; IDH, isocitrate dehydrogenase; FUM, fumarase; ACO, aconitase; PGM, phosphoglucomutase; GOT, glutamic-oxalacetic transaminase; PGI, phosphoglucose isomerase; IPO, indophenol oxidase (superoxide dismutase); ME, malic enzyme; ADK, adenylatkinase; GD1, glutamate dehydrogenase (NAD); GD2, glutamate dehydrogenase (NADP); HEX, hexokinase; GP1, glyceraldehyde-phosphate dehydrogenase (NAD); GP2, glyceraldehyde-phosphate dehydrogenase (NADP); CAT, catalase. Values in bold indicate deviations from MLEE type 1.