TABLE 1.

Pythium insidiosum isolates used in this study

IsolateaReference no.Infected tissue
P1RAPI-0201Artery
P2SIMI149-41Artery
P3SIMI7874Artery
P4SIMI8659Artery
P5SIMI8727Artery
P6MMC44P21-1Artery
P7CUMF45Artery
P8MMC45P21-1Brain tissue
P9MMC44P21-2Cutaneous, artery
P10CBS673.85Cutaneous
P11CUMF42Cutaneous
P12MMC45P21-2Cornea
P13SIMI3306-4Cornea
P14RAPI-0202Cornea
P15SIMI9642Cornea
P16RAPI-0001Stomach, ileum
  • a Isolates P1, P14, and P16 were provided by the Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University; isolates P2 to P5, P10, P13, and P15 were provided by the Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University; isolates P6, P8, P9, and P12 were provided by the Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University; and isolates P7 and P11 were provided by the Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University.