Volume 27, Number 3—March 2021
Misidentification of Burkholderia pseudomallei, China
|Detection method||Identification result||Characteristics|
|Vitek 2 Compact||Aeromonas sobria||90% probability|
|Phoenix||Alcaligenes faecalis||98% probability|
|Bruker Biotyper MS||Burkholderia pseudomallei||2.18 score*|
|Vitek MS||Burkholderia thailandensis||2.23 score*|
|API 20NE||Pseudomonas fluorescens||75.8% probability|
|16S rRNA||Burkholderia pseudomallei||GenBank accession no. CP040552.1|
*An identification score >2.0 indicates an accurate identification.
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