TABLE 1.

Bacterial strains evaluated in this study

StrainSerogroupCountryYrSourceReferenceatcpAbctxABbrtxAcacdcActin cross-linkingc
V. cholerae
    N16961dO1 El TorBangladesh1975Diarrhea 11 +++++
    P27459O1 El TorBangladesh1976Diarrhea 13 +e+e+++
    MO10O139India1993Diarrhea 17 +f+f+++
    153-94O8Unknown1994CDC 10 +++++
    112-68O9Philippines1968Diarrhea 10 +++
    No. 63O26Japan1991Diarrhea from travel in Thailand 10 +++++
    365-96O27Japan1996Prawn imported from Thailand 11 +++++
    5473-62O31Philippines1962Diarrhea 10 +
    1311-69O35India1968Diarrhea 10 +
    1322-69O37India1969Diarrhea 11 +++++
    506-94O44Thailand1994Diarrhea 10 +++++
    AQ1875O48Japan1998Tortoise imported from Taiwan 10 ++++
    507-94O49Thailand1994Diarrhea 10 +++++
    8585O53Iraq1966Diarrhea 11 ++++
    981-75O65India1975Diarrhea 11 ++++
    8-76O77India1976Diarrhea 10 ++++
    1421-77O80India1977Diarrhea 10 ++++
    984-81O89India1981Diarrhea 10 +++
    571-88O105China1988Diarrhea 10 +++++
    523-80O115United States1980Diarrhea 10 +
    203-93O141India1995Diarrhea 10 ++++
    254-93O144India1993Diarrhea 10 +++
    366-96O191Japan1996Prawn imported from Thailand 10 +++++
V. vulnificus MO6-24/ONAgNANASepticemia 18 NANA
  • a Serotype, country, year, and source information was obtained from the referenced publications.

  • b The presence or absence of tcpA and ctxAB was previously described by Li et al. (10, 11), unless otherwise noted.

  • c Data from this study.

  • d Strain KFV119 is a ΔhapA ΔhlyA N16961 derivative that was used in place of N16961 (16).

  • e Data for strain P27549 were previously reported by Nesper et al. (14).

  • f Data for strain MO10 were previously reported by Waldor and Mekalanos (17).

  • g NA, not available.