Table 4

List of emm types found in the 76 strains of S. dysgalactiae included in this study

emm typeNo. of associated allelesNo. of isolatesIsolation site
stL2764a11Dog
stL1929a11Dog
stC210a,b11Horse
stG48513Blood
stC74a12Blood
stG48026Blood
stG84033Blood/throat
stG65233Blood/vagina
stC3639Throat
stC83918Throat
emm5725Throat
stG6264724Throat
stG624Blood
stG64366Throat/blood
stG166b12Impetigo
stG679211Blood
st65211Unknown
stC140011Throat
stG24511Blood
stG50711Blood
stG65311Throat
  • a emm types are found in S. dysgalactiae subsp. dysgalactiae.

  • b stC210 is a novel emm type.