Table 7.

Associations of various phenotypic traits in E. coli isolated in Mexico

PhenotypeAssociation between indicated phenotypesa
AraAdoDulInoMalManRafRhaSalSorSucTreXylAmpStrKanNeo
Ado0
Dul00
Ino0pp
Mal000p
Man00000
Raf00p000
Rha00p0000
Sal0ppp000
Sor0000a00a0
Suc00p000p00
Tre0000aa00000
Xyl0000a00a0aaa
Ampppp0000p0000
Str0000000p0000p
Kan0000000000000p0
Neo0000000000000p0p
Tet00000000000000ppp
  • a Only those associations found to be significant at the P < 0.01 level are presented. p, joint presence of a rare trait; a, joint absence of a common trait; 0, no significant association; −, negative association of two traits.