TABLE 4.

Frequencies of positivity of 17 virulence genes in the three common STs ST5, ST30, and ST59

GeneST frequency (%)
ST5 (n = 4)ST30 (n = 3)ST59 (n = 7)
seg10010029
sei10010029
seo10010029
sed100014
sej100014
sel1003386
cna010014
tst2510014
sek25086
seb75071
sem256714
sen256714
sea06771
seh0014
sec000
see000
lukSF-PV000