TABLE 2.

Genotypic traits of V. cholerae O1 strains isolated from hospitalized patients with acute diarrhea in Bangladesha

StrainMatlab typeYr of isolationtcpA PCRctxA PCRacfB (probe)rstR (probe)
MJ-1236I1994C++C
MJ-1485I1994C++C
MG-116226II1991C++E
MG-116025III1991C++E
MG-116955III1991C++E
MG-116926III1991C++E, C
MG-117086III1991C++E
MG-117159III1991C++E
MH-08III1992C++E
MAK 757 (El Tor)Ref1937E++E
154 (classical)RefUKC++C
  • a C, classical type; E, El Tor type; Ref, reference strain; UK, unknown; +, positive.