TABLE 1.

Collection sites and number of isolates fingerprinted

Collection nameSite no.City (state, province, or country)RegionaNo. of isolates finger- printed
North America (United States and Canada)1Wilmington (Del.)EC6
2Indianapolis (Ind.)MW4
4Akron (Ohio)MW2
8Albuquerque (N.M.)SW6
11Iowa City (Iowa)MW18
12Omaha (Nebr.)MW3
14Boston (Mass.)EC6
17Rochester (N.Y.)EC4
19Berkeley (Calif.)WC2
21Seattle (Wash.)WC1
23Dallas (Tex.)SW2
24Houston (Tex.)SW5
25Galveston (Tex.)SW22
27Louisville (Ky.)MW2
30Charlottesville (Va.)EC15
51Salt Lake City (Utah)MW3
52Burlington (Mass.)EC3
55Miami Beach (Fla.)EC4
82New York (N.Y.)EC31
31Edmonton (Alberta)Can2
32Winnipeg (Manitoba)Can6
33Halifax (Nova Scotia)Can4
35Ottawa (Ontario)Can7
38Montreal (Quebec)Can6
Europe58Brussels (Belgium)1
61Lille (France)7
62Athens (Greece)1
64Seville (Spain)3
66Madrid (Spain)5
67Lausanne (Switzerland)7
84Genoa (Italy)6
86Rome (Italy)1
88Frankfurt (Germany)8
89Linkoping (Sweden)2
91London (United Kingdom)5
South America44Medellin (Colombia)1
48São Paulo (Brazil)12
49Caracas (Venezuela)4
57Porto Alegre (Brazil)5
Turkey and Israel68Ankara (Turkey)3
69Istanbul (Turkey)3
63Tel-Hashomer (Israel)5
  • a EC, East Coast; MW, Midwest; SW, Southwest; WC, West Coast; Can, Canada.