Table 1.

Genetic variation in MLST loci

LocusSize (bp)156 Czech carriage isolates107 isolates isolated worldwideNo. (%) of alleles sharedNo. (%) of polymorphic sites shared
No. of alleles (no./100 isolates)No. (%) of polymorphic sitesdN/dS No. of alleles (no./100 isolates)No. (%) of polymorphic sitesdN/dS
abcZ 43220 (12.8)74 (17.1)0.07115 (14)75 (17.4)0.0510 (50)64 (86.5)
adk 46515 (9.6)18 (3.9)0.00810 (9.4)17 (3.7)0.028 (53.3)15 (83.3)
aroE 48917 (10.9)133 (27.2)0.29318 (16.8)166 (34)0.29310 (58.8)126 (94.7)
fumC 46525 (16)42 (9.0)0.00219 (17.8)38 (8.2)0.02410 (40.0)32 (76.2)
gdh 50118 (11.5)26 (5.2)0.04716 (15)28 (5.6)0.058 (44.4)24 (92.3)
pdhC 48023 (14.7)82 (17)0.06624 (22.4)80 (16.7)0.0714 (60.9)76 (92.7)
pgm 45024 (15.4)80 (17.8)0.11221 (19.6)77 (17)0.12114 (58.3)78 (97.5)