TABLE 1

Characteristics of the 10 genomes of ETEC isolates

ETEC isolateSerotypeETEC virulence genesNCBI accession no.No. of contigsGenome size (bp)No. of coding sequencesCountry/location of outbreak
2013EL-1319aO6:H16st1b, prfBJPIF000000001894,712,5974,327Cruise ship
2013EL-1320aO6:H16st1b, prfBJPUD000000002974,711,5144,369Cruise ship
2011EL-1369-1bO6:H16eltA, st1b, prfBJPUS000000003244,801,0474,410United States
2011EL-1370-2bO6:H16eltA, st1b, prfBJPUT000000002874,808,7454,402United States
M9803O6:H16eltA, st1b, prfBJPXK000000001634,879,9364,477United States
2011EL-1497-2O6:NMeltA, st1b, lngB, prfBJPUU000000003194,965,3334,565Cruise ship
2011EL-1640-5O6:H16eltA, st1b, lngB, prfBJPXN000000003094,872,9794,470United States
2011EL-1251-4O6:H16eltA, st1b, lngB, prfBJPXM000000002394,881,7684,449Cruise ship
F6097O6:H16eltA, st1b, lngB, prfBJPXJ000000002925,185,2554,801United States
F5995O6:H16eltA, st1b, lngB, prfBJPXL000000002715,169,9844,784United States
  • a Strains 2013EL-1319 and 2013EL-1320 are from the same cruise ship outbreak.

  • b Strains 2011EL-1369-1 and 2011EL-1370-2 are from the same outbreak in United States.