TABLE 2.

PCR testing for presence or absence of LSPs across a panel of M. avium isolatesa

IsolateIsolate identityStrain typebHostOrigin of isolateIS900IS901LSPA 8LSPA 17LSPA 20LSPA 4-IILSPA 18
K10M. avium subsp. paratuberculosisCCowUSA+++
17M. avium subsp. paratuberculosisCBisonCanada+++
989M. avium subsp. paratuberculosisCCowNew Zealand+++
6024M. avium subsp. paratuberculosisCCowNew Zealand+++
316M. avium subsp. paratuberculosisCCowUnited Kingdom+++
6770BM. avium subsp. paratuberculosisCDeerNew Zealand+++
6354M. avium subsp. paratuberculosisCDeerNew Zealand+++
1515M. avium subsp. paratuberculosisCHumanUSA (ATCC 43015)+++
TMC 1613M. avium subsp. paratuberculosisCCowUSA+++
1518M. avium subsp. paratuberculosisCCowUSA (ATCC 19698)+++
7296M. avium subsp. paratuberculosisCDeerNew Zealand+++
LN 20M. avium subsp. paratuberculosisSPigCanada++++
4857M. avium subsp. paratuberculosisSSheepNew Zealand++++
4873M. avium subsp. paratuberculosisSSheepNew Zealand++++
6758M. avium subsp. paratuberculosisSSheepNew Zealand++++
506cM. avium subsp. paratuberculosisSSheepSouth Africa++++
575AM. avium subsp. paratuberculosisSSheepSouth Africa++++
85/14M. avium subsp. paratuberculosisSSheepCanada++++
P465M. avium subsp. paratuberculosisSSheepIceland++++
6282M. avium subsp. paratuberculosisSDeerNew Zealand++++
3579M. avium subsp. paratuberculosisSDeerNew Zealand++++
9801574M. avium subsp. silvaticumBBird (penguin)Belgium+++++
9800851M. avium subsp. silvaticumBBird (wood pigeon)Belgium+++++
49884M. avium subsp. silvaticumBBird (wood pigeon)France (ATCC 49884)+++++
R13M. avium subsp. aviumBBirdThe Netherlands+++++
160-74M. avium subsp. aviumBBird (goose)The Netherlands+++++
D71076M. avium subsp. aviumBBird (owl)The Netherlands+++++
9501266M. avium subsp. aviumBBird (chicken)Argentina+++++
34211M. avium subsp. aviumBBird (spoonbill)The Netherlands+++++
726M. avium subsp. aviumBBird (pigeon)The Netherlands+++++
1262M. avium subsp. aviumBBird (owl)The Netherlands+++++
238M. avium subsp. aviumBBird (black swan)The Netherlands+++++
469M. avium subsp. aviumBBird (parrot)The Netherlands+++++
33599/16M. avium subsp. aviumBBird (peacock)The Netherlands+++++
Wag 205M. avium subsp. aviumBCowNew Zealand+++++
Wag 206M. avium subsp. aviumBCowNew Zealand+++++
Strain 18M. avium subsp. aviumBCowUSA+++++
9602012M. avium subsp. hominissuisHSHumanThe Netherlands++++
Wag 207M. avium subsp. hominissuisHSDeerNew Zealand+++++
Wag 208M. avium subsp. hominissuisHSDeerNew Zealand+++++
104M. avium subsp. hominissuisHSHumanUSA+++++
9601596M. avium subsp. hominissuisHSHumanThe Netherlands+++++
9601288M. avium subsp. hominissuisHSHumanThe Netherlands+++++
ATCC700897M. avium subsp. hominissuisHSHumanUSA (ATCC700897)+++++
9601544M. avium subsp. hominissuisHSHumanThe Netherlands+++++
9601034M. avium subsp. hominissuisHSHumanThe Netherlands+++++
9700642M. avium subsp. hominissuisHSPigThe Netherlands+++++
  • a +, sequence present; −, sequence absent. Results are based on the presence or absence of PCR products of different sizes.

  • b Strain type abbreviations: C, cattle (type II); S, sheep (type I); B, bird; HS, hominissuis.