TABLE 2.

Best-match identification results and scores of 43 blind-coded clinical Nocardia isolates with the MALDI BioTyper database alone and enriched with our own Nocardia database

Strain no.Clinical isolateMALDI BioTyper databaseMALDI BioTyper database and own Nocardia database
Identification resultScoreIdentification resultScore
101Nocardia farcinicaNocardia farcinica1.491Nocardia farcinica2.385
102Nocardia novaNocardia nova1.965Nocardia nova2.356
103Nocardia beijingensisNeisseria meningitidis1.260Nocardia abscessus1.586
104Nocardia abscessusNocardia abscessus1.616Nocardia abscessus1.616
105Nocardia novaNocardia nova1.979Nocardia nova2.382
106Nocardia novaNocardia nova2.233Nocardia nova2.547
107Nocardia abscessusNocardia abscessus1.523Nocardia abscessus2.318
108Nocardia novaNocardia nova2.013Nocardia nova2.560
109Nocardia novaNocardia nova1.878Nocardia nova2.403
110Nocardia brasiliensisNocardia species2.084Nocardia brasiliensis2.255
111Nocardia novaNocardia nova1.973Nocardia nova2.347
112Nocardia novaNocardia nova2.122Nocardia nova2.546
113Nocardia farcinicaClostridium chauvoei1.43Nocardia farcinica2.421
114Nocardia abscessusNocardia abscessus1.746Nocardia abscessus2.107
115Nocardia novaNocardia nova2.227Nocardia nova2.571
116Nocardia cyriacigeorgicaLactobacillus kalixensis1.110Nocardia cyriacigeorgica2.108
117Nocardia novaNocardia nova2.028Nocardia nova2.389
118Nocardia abscessusNocardia abscessus1.665Nocardia abscessus2.346
119Nocardia carneaPandoraea pulmonicola1.423Pandoraea pulmonicola1.423
120Nocardia novaNocardia nova1.988Nocardia nova2.257
121Nocardia farcinicaNocardia farcinica1.322Nocardia farcinica2.293
122Nocardia cyriacigeorgicaNocardia sp.1.17Nocardia cyriacigeorgica1.870
123Nocardia shimofusensisNocardia testacea1.73Nocardia testacea1.733
124Nocardia novaNocardia aobensis1.72Nocardia nova1.846
125Nocardia farcinicaClostridium septicum1.24Nocardia farcinica2.255
126Nocardia farcinicaNocardia farcinica1.38Nocardia farcinica2.266
127Nocardia farcinicaKocuria rosea1.29Nocardia farcinica2.153
128Nocardia farcinicaNocardia farcinica1.25Nocardia farcinica2.337
129Nocardia novaNocardia nova2.19Nocardia nova2.367
130Nocardia novaNocardia nova2.06Nocardia nova2.511
131Nocardia brasiliensisIssatchenkia occidentalis1.2Issatchenkia occidentalis1.204
132Nocardia veteranaArthrobacter polychrolactophilus1.25Nocardia nova1.689
133Nocardia farcinicaAlcaligenes faecalis1.29Nocardia farcinica1.988
134Nocardia brasiliensisNocardia species1.94Nocardia brasiliensis2.318
135Nocardia farcinicaNocardia species1.297Nocardia farcinica2.406
136Nocardia farcinicaLactobacillus oligofermentans1.297Nocardia farcincia2.045
137Nocardia farcinicaClostridium septicum1.347Nocardia farcinica2.229
138Nocardia novaNocardia nova2.066Nocardia nova2.285
139Nocardia cyriacigeorgicaStreptococcus gordonii1.34Nocardia cyriacigeorgica2.113
140Nocardia cyriacigeorgicaCandida glabrata1.288Nocardia cyriacigeorgica2.097
141Nocardia cyriacigeorgicaIssatchenkia orientalis1.385Nocardia cyriacigeorgica2.117
142Nocardia farcinicaIssatchenkia orientalis1.379Nocardia farcinica2.031
143Nocardia novaNocardia nova2.144Nocardia nova2.322