TABLE 4.

Multilocus STs of 63 canine AREF isolates

GenogroupSTNo. with indicated ST among:
United Kingdom isolates (n = 42)Danish isolates (n = 21c)
CC17 isolates (n = 48)ST-1924
ST-78610b
ST-12101
ST-19253
ST-397a01
ST-398a14b0
ST-399a10
ST-400a10
Non-CC17 isolatesST-15710
    (n = 15)ST-26691
ST-396a01
ST-401a20
ST-402a10
  • a New ST.

  • b This result shows a significant association between the ST and the country of origin (P < 0.05).

  • c Three Danish isolates belonging to ST-78, ST-192, and ST-396 originated from the same dog, whereas other isolates were from distinct dogs.