Table 3.

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

RAPD typeNo. of typesFrequency (%)
CR13025.6
CR21311.1
CR397.7
CR486.8
CR576.0
CR676.0
CR776.0
CR865.1
CR965.1
CR1054.3
CR1121.7
CR1221.7
CR1321.7
CR14 to CR261a 0.9b
Total117100
  • a One isolate each of these 13 types.

  • b The frequency for each of these 13 types.