Table 1.

Properties of staphylococcal strains from CDC collectiona

StrainOutbreakOxPhage typeAntibiogram typeBiotypePlasmid typeHind riboCla riboIS typeRFLP typePCRPFGE typeFIGE typeImmunoMLEE typespa type
SC-20NOSNRIINTERNPDeNHNH:NH:NH:NH0.0IVIIKFNA
SA-4 NOS6/47/54/75BA-2bBFiNHNH:X:4:NH2.1EIVDE49
SA-12NOR47/54/75/77/83AGA-3bNPBbCI:A:1:NH9.0JIC2AA52
SA-18NOR47/54/75/77/83AJA-3bIBbCI:A:1:NH9.0JIC3A2A351
SA-20NOR47/54/75/77/83AKA-3bJBbCI:A:1:NH9.0JIC1A1A12
SA-6NOINRCA-3bCAaBII:NH:1:a9.0CIIIE1A42
SA-7NOR53/+DH-4DBCiNHNH:NH:1:NH9.0BVCA22
SA-8NOR54/75/77/81E1-2bEEdDI:NH:6:NH7.0GIIAE1D117
SA-11NORNRFA-2bEGdGII:NH:6:NH7.0FIIBE2D217
SA-1NH1R54/77A1A-1bAAa.1AI:A:5:a9.0K.1IBA1A12
SA-9NH1R54/77AA-1bNPAa.1AI:A:5:a9.0K.2JBA1A12
SA-3NH1R47/54/75/77A2A-3bNPAaCI:A:1:NH9.0AIAAA12
SA-13NH1R54/77A3A-1bGAaAI:A:1:a9.0AIAA3A22
SA-14NH1S54/75/77HB-1bHCINHNH:NH:1:NH9.0HVIE3C50
SA-19NH1R54/77A4G-1bAAa.1AI:A:1:a9.0K.3IBA1A157
SA-17NH2R54/75/77AC-3bAAaAI:A:1:a9.0AIAAA12
SA-2NH2R75/77AA-3bAAaA1I:A:1:b9.0AIAAA12
SA-15NH2R77AA-3bAAaA1I:A:1:a9.0AIAA1A52
SA-5NH2R77AA-3bAAaAI:A:1:a9.0AIAAA12
SA-10NH2R77AA-3bAAaAI:A:1:a9.0DIDA1B2
SB-7 NOS6/47/54/75CA-2bDCiNHNH:X:4:NH2.1DIIB3D′B349
SB-3IR75/+AC-4CAaEI:A:1:a9.0AIAA6A12
SB-5IR75/+AA-4CAaEI:A:1:a9.0AIAA6A12
SB-10IR75/+AA-4CAaEI:A:1:a9.0AIAA6A12
SB-12IR75/+AC-4AAaEI:A:1:a9.0A.1IAA6A12
SB-15IR75/77/83AAC-4CAaEI:A:1:a9.0AIAA6A12
SB-19IR75/+AA-4CAaEI:A:1:a9.0AIAA5A12
SB-20IR75/+AA-4CAaEI:A:1:a9.0AIAA5A12
SB-1NOR75/55AA-4AAaEI:Y:1:a9.0A.1IB1A5A12
SB-16NOR75/77/83AAA-4AAaEI:Y:1:a9.0A.1IB1A5A12
SB-18NOR75/+AC-4JAaE1I:A:1:a9.0A.1IAA7A12
SB-17NOI96EB-3bIFiNHNH:NH:1:NH6.0EIVGA254
SB-14NOR47/54/75/77/83AA1A-3bHEaDI:A:1:NH9.0A.2IB2A5A32
SB-8NOS95B1C-4EDd.1NHNH:NH:7:NH2.0FIIIE5C42
SB-2IIS3A/55BB-1bBBbNHNH:NH:7:NH6.0BIIAD1B152
SB-4IIS3A/55BD-1bBBbNHNH:NH:7:NH6.0BIIAD1B152
SB-6IIS3A/55BB-1bBBbNHNH:NH:7:NH6.0BIIAD1B152
SB-11IIS3A/55BB-3bGB1bNHNH:NH:7:NH14.0CIIB2D2B121
SB-9NOS3ADD-3bGBbNHNH:Z:7:NH6.0BIIAD1B121
SB-13NOS3AB2D-3bGBbNHNH:NH:7:NH6.0B.1IIB1E6B253
SC-3 NOS6/47/54/75CA-2bCAiNHNH:NH:4:NH2.1CIIIDB49
SC-1IIIR75AA-1bAAbFI:A:4:a10.0AIAFA17
SC-4IIIS75AA-1bDAbFI:A:4:a10.0AIAFA17
SC-5IIIRNRA1A-1bDAbFI:A:4:a10.0AIAFA17
SC-9IIIR75AA-1bDAbFI:A:4:a10.0AIAFA17
SC-11IIIR75EA-1bNPAbNHI:A:4:NH10.0AIBFA17
SC-12IIIR75A2A-1bAAbFI:A:4:a10.0AIAFA17
SC-14IIIR75A2B-2bAAbFI:A:4:a10.0AIAFA27
SC-15IIIR75AA-1bDB2bFI:A:4:a10.0AIAFA17
SC-17IIIR75AA-1bAAbFI:A:4:a10.0AIAFA17
SC-20IIIR75AA-1bDAbFI:A:4:a10.0AIAFA17
SC-8NOSNRBB-3aEB1gNHNH:NH:1:NH2.0B.1IIE7A358
SC-2IVS52/52A/80/47/54/83A/84/95BE-1bBBgNHNH:NH:1:NH2.0BIIE7C157
SC-6IVS95BJ-1bBBgNHNH:NH:1:NH2.0BIIE7C157
SC-7IVS95DI-1aBBgNHNH:NH:1:NH2.0BIIE7C157
SC-10IVS52A/79/80/47/54/75/77/83A/95BI-2aBBgNHNH:NH:1:NH2.0BIIE7C157
SC-13IVS95B1I-1bBBgNHNH:NH:1:NH2.0BIIE7C157
SC-16IVS95B1I-1bBAgNHNH:NH:1:NH2.0BIIHD12
SC-18IVS95FI-3bBBgNHNH:NH:1:NH2.0BIIE7C157
SC-19IVS95B1D-1aBBgNHNH:NH:1:NH2.0BIIE7D257
  • a Adapted from reference27; for further characterization see references24 and 30. Ox, oxacillin susceptibility test results; plasmid, plasmid restriction profile;Hind ribo, ribotyping result with Hind;Cla ribo, ribotyping result with Cla; PCR, coagulase gene PCR typing result; immuno, immunoblot typing result; S, susceptible; R, resistant, I, intermediate; INTER, S. intermedius biotype; NO, not in an epidemiologically related cluster; NP, no plasmids; NH, no hybridization; NA, not applicable (protein A gene is not present in S. intermedius SA-16).