TABLE 1.

N. meningitidis reference strains

StrainSerogroupGenBank accession no.Usea in:
ctrAsacB, siaD, synF, synG, or xcbBSASG (controls)SGS-PCR
LLDControls
M7060AAY281028AY281049+++
M4775AAF315847AY234202+
M2677AAF315845AY234204
M1124AAF315844AY234203
M3562AAF315846AY234205
M5178BAY281029AY281043+++
M1019BAF315849AY234192+
M4211BAF315851AY234190
M3315BAF315850AY234191
M5177BAF315848AY234193
M3045CAY281030AY281044+++
M980CAF315853AY281045+
M209CAF315854AY281046
M3515CAF315855AY281047
M4642CAF315852AY281048
M7034WAY281031AY281050+++
M6477WAF315856AY234196+
M2190WAF315857AY234194
M3029WAF315859AY234195
M1013WAF315858AY234197
M2578YAY281032AY281051+++
M1000YAF315861AY234198+
M3027YAF315862AY234199
M4440YAF315863AY234200
M5005YAF315860AY234201
M9601XAY281034AY281039+++
M9592XAY281033AY281038+
M9554XAY281035AY281040
M8210XAY281036AY281041
M2526XAY281037AY281042
  • a +, strain was used for this component of the study.