TABLE 4

Numbers of discrepancies between whole-genome sequencing and PFGE for paired-strain comparisons

OrganismNo. of strains
IndistinguishableClosely relatedPossibly relatedDifferent
Clonal by WGSNonclonal by WGSClonal by WGSNonclonal by WGSClonal by WGSNonclonal by WGSClonal by WGSNonclonal by WGS
VRE55908108018
MRSA515023058035
Acinetobacter baumannii421232423028
All organisms642612136489081