Table 1.

Frequency of PFGE types among community carriage strains of S. aureus

PFGE typeNo. of typesFrequency (%)
CP197.7
CP286.8
CP376.0
CP465.1
CP554.3
CP654.3
CP743.4
CP843.4
CP943.4
CP1032.6
CP1132.6
CP1232.6
CP1332.6
CP1421.7
CP1521.7
CP1621.7
CP1721.7
CP1821.7
CP1921.7
CP2021.7
CP2121.7
CP2221.7
CP23 to CP571a 0.9b
Total117100.0
  • a One isolate each of these 35 types.

  • b The frequency for each of these 35 types.