Skip directly to site content Skip directly to page options Skip directly to A-Z link Skip directly to A-Z link Skip directly to A-Z link
Volume 20, Number 4—April 2014

Vibrio parahaemolyticus, Southern Coastal Region of China, 2007–2012

Yinghui Li, Xu Xie, Xiaolu Shi, Yiman Lin, Jin Mou, Qiongcheng Chen, Yan Lu, Li Zhou, Min Jiang, Honghu Sun, Hanwu Ma, Jinquan Cheng, Qinghua HuComments to Author , and YaqunQiu
Author affiliations: Shenzhen Major Infectious Disease Control Key Laboratory, Shenzhen Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Shenzhen, China (Y. Li, X. Xie, X. Shi, Y. Lin, Y. Qiu, J. Mou, Q. Chen, Y. Lu, L. Zhou, M. Jiang, H. Ma, J. Cheng, Q. Hu); Sichuan University, Chengdu, China (H. Sun); Shenzhen University, Shenzhen (Q. Hu)

Main Article

Table 2

Results of GS-PCR and MLST analysis of the 10 mostly commonly found serotypes of Vibrio parahaemolyticus isolates from patients with acute diarrhea, southern coastal region of China, 2007–2012*

Serotype GS-PCR, n = 196
MLST, n = 127
No. positive, n = 110 No. negative, n = 86 No. isolates tested ST (no. isolates) CC
O3:K6 68 7 64 ST3 (60), ST487 (1), ST489 (1), ST526 (1) CC3
ST497 (1) Singleton
O4:K8 0 30 16 ST265 (14), ST189 (1), ST438 (1) CC345
O3:K29 0 14 13 ST120 (11), ST480 (2) CC120
O1:KUT 6 15 3 ST3 (3) CC3
O1:K56 0 10 8 ST8 (8) CC8
O1:K36 9 0 7 ST3 (7) CC3
O4:K9 0 10 3 ST332 (3) Singleton
O4:K68 10 0 5 ST3 (5) CC3
O5:K68 6 0 3 ST3 (3) CC3
O1:K25 11 0 5 ST3 (4) CC3
ST481 (1) Singleton

*GS-PCR, group-specific PCR; MLST, multilocus sequence typing; ST, sequence type; CC, clonal complex.

Main Article

Page created: March 03, 2014
Page updated: March 03, 2014
Page reviewed: March 03, 2014
The conclusions, findings, and opinions expressed by authors contributing to this journal do not necessarily reflect the official position of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the Public Health Service, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, or the authors' affiliated institutions. Use of trade names is for identification only and does not imply endorsement by any of the groups named above.