TABLE 1.

Genomic types (PFGE type and ribotype) present in two or more Salmonella serotype Typhimurium isolates

Genomic typeFingerprintaNo. of isolatesPhage type(s)Animal speciesArea(s)b
5TX12/TPS116DT49Cow, chicken, horseNE, SW
14TX18/TPS34DT204bChickenM, SW
23TX3/TPS1149DT104, U302Cow, chicken, horse, pig, sheep, turkey, dog, humanNE, NW, M, SE, SW, NI
24TX3/TPS122U302HumanSE
26TX3/TPS175DT104Chicken, pig, humanNE, SW, M
27TX3/TPS193DT104Chicken, humanSE
35TX3/TPS53DT104ChickenNW, SE, SW
38TX3/TPS87DT104, U302Cow, chicken, pig, wild birdNE, SE, SW, NI
  • a PFGE type/ribotype.

  • b NE, Northeast; NW, Northwest; SE, Southeast; SW, Southwest; M, Midlands; NI, Northern Ireland.