Table 2

Serogroup B IMD cases in Québec, Canada, 2003 to 2010, grouped by clonal complexes

Clonal complex (no. of STs)No. of serogroup B IMD cases in:Total no. (%) of casesNo. of cases/no. of STs
20032004200520062007200820092010
ST-269 (11)1017212728172832180 (53.9)16.36
ST-41/44 (31)81178121212878 (23.4)2.52
ST-35 (10)3123150116 (4.8)1.60
ST-32 (5)0030413011 (3.3)2.20
ST-60 (3)002211006 (1.8)2.00
ST-37 (2)010110014 (1.2)2.00
ST-212 (2)210010004 (1.2)2.00
ST-11 (1)012000003 (0.9)3.00
ST-213 (3)000120003 (0.9)1.00
ST-461 (2)100010103 (0.9)1.50
ST-162 (1)001010002 (0.6)2.00
ST-254 (2)010010002 (0.6)1.00
ST-103 (1)010000001 (0.3)1.00
ST-1157 (1)001000001 (0.3)1.00
Unassigneda (14)5334014020 (6.0)1.43
All (89)2937424653374842334 (100.1)3.75
  • a Not recognized as belonging to any known clonal complex according to the Neisseria MLST website.