TABLE 3.

Characterization of fecal isolates

ID no.aParasporal inclusionscry11cythblA (Oxoid + PCR)bceTNHE (Tecra + PCR [nheA])Phospholipase C
B. cereus ATCC 10987NDb++
B. cereus ATCC 10876+ND++
B. thuringiensis subsp. israelensis 4Q2+++++++
Dipel+++++
Vectobac+++++++
Bactimos+++++++
457-1+++++++
457-2+++++++
457-3+++++++
457-4+++++++
457-5+++++++
457-6+++++++
457-7+++++++
302-1+++++++
302-2+++++++
302-3+++++++
302-4+++++++
302-5++++
302-6+++++++
171-1+++++++
171-2+++++++
171-3+++++++
171-4+++++++
171-5+++++++
421-1+++++++
421-2+++++++
421-3++
421-4++
459-1+++++++
459-2+++++++
459-3+++++++
573-1+++++++
573-2+++++++
507-1+++++++
244-1+++++++
  • a ID,identification. The first three digits identify the origin of the strain (see sample code, Table 1) followed by a number for the individual strain.

  • b ND, not determined.