TABLE 1

Bacterial strains used in this study

StrainSpeciesOriginSource/reference(s)aSerotype
MHI 975bCronobacter sakazakii ATCC 29544Human6, 27O1
MHI 996C. sakazakiiBaby foodLMUO1
MHI 21000b,cC. sakazakiiBaby foodLMUO1
MHI 21001b,c,dC. sakazakiiBaby foodLMUO1
MHI 21008bC. sakazakiiBaby foodJLUO1
MHI 21011bC. sakazakiiBaby foodLMUO1
MHI 21012bC. sakazakiiBaby foodLMUO1
MHI 21028bC. sakazakii E655HumanUZO1
MHI 21030C. sakazakii E789HumanUZO1
MHI 21038C. sakazakii ATCC BAA 893-1Milk powder55O1
MHI 21039cC. sakazakii ATCC BAA 894Human56O1
MHI 21040C. sakazakii CDC 0996-77Human17O1
MHI 21086bC. sakazakiiMilk powderLMUO1
MHI 21172bC. sakazakiiBaby foodLMUO1
MHI 977b,dC. sakazakii NCTC 8155Tin of dried milk6O2
MHI 978C. sakazakii NCTC 9238Human6O2
MHI 988bC. sakazakiiBaby foodLMUO2
MHI 989C. sakazakiiBaby foodLMUO2
MHI 995b,cC. sakazakiiBaby foodLMUO2
MHI 998C. sakazakiiBaby foodLMUO2
MHI 999C. sakazakiiBaby foodLMUO2
MHI 21003bC. sakazakiiBaby foodJLUO2
MHI 21004bC. sakazakiiBaby foodJLUO2
MHI 21009C. sakazakiiBaby foodJLUO2
MHI 21010C. sakazakiiBaby foodJLUO2
MHI 21027C. sakazakii E604HumanUZO2
MHI 21029b,cC. sakazakii E785HumanUZO2
MHI 21032C. sakazakii E796HumanUZO2
MHI 21035cC. sakazakii E886HumanUZO2
MHI 21037C. sakazakii E786HumanUZO2
MHI 21041C. sakazakii CDC 1123-79Human17O2
MHI 21042C. sakazakii ES5Human57O2
MHI 21098C. sakazakii E767Milk powderUZO2
MHI 21122bC. sakazakii ATCC 12868Unknown5O2
MHI 21125C. sakazakii 0306-E-L-1031MilkTUMO2
MHI 21126C. sakazakiiAnimal foodLMUO2
MHI 982C. sakazakiiBaby foodLMUO3
MHI 990b,c,dC. sakazakiiBaby foodLMUO3
MHI 21006bC. sakazakiiBaby foodJLUO3
MHI 21007cC. sakazakiiBaby foodJLUO3
MHI 21013C. sakazakiiBaby foodLMUO3
MHI 21014bC. sakazakiiBaby foodLMUO3
MHI 21036C. sakazakii E535HumanUZO3
MHI 21129C. sakazakiiFoodJLUO3
MHI 21130C. sakazakiiFoodJLUO3
MHI 21131C. sakazakiiFoodJLUO3
MHI 21132C. sakazakiiFoodJLUO3
MHI 21166cC. sakazakiiBaby foodJLUO3
MHI 21167C. sakazakiiFoodJLUO3
MHI 21168C. sakazakiiFoodJLUO3
MHI 21169C. sakazakiiBaby foodJLUO3
MHI 21051C. sakazakiiMilk powderLMUO4
MHI 21052C. sakazakiiMilk powderLMUO4
MHI 21053C. sakazakiiMilk powderLMUO4
MHI 21067C. sakazakiiMilk powderLMUO4
MHI 21106C. sakazakii SU12_107; H1619/1Food21O4
MHI 21107C. sakazakii SU12_106; H1602Food21O4
MHI 21170C. sakazakiiBaby foodJLUO4
MHI 993C. sakazakiiBaby foodLMUO7
MHI 21066C. sakazakiiMilk powderLMUO7
MHI 21109C. sakazakii SU12_70; H2496Food21O7
MHI 21110C. sakazakii SU12_120; H1651Environment IFM factory21O7
MHI 21111C. sakazakii SU12_27; A31Environment IFM factory21O7
MHI 21133C. sakazakiiFoodJLUO7
MHI 21134C. sakazakiiFoodJLUO7
MHI 21135C. sakazakiiFoodJLUO7
MHI 21136C. sakazakiiBaby foodJLUO7
MHI 21171C. sakazakiiBaby foodJLUO7
MHI 21173C. sakazakiiMilk powderLMUO7
MHI 21097C. condimenti LMG 26250TFood8
MHI 979C. dublinensis subsp. lausannensis NCTC 9844Unknown5
MHI 980C. dublinensis NCTC 9846TUnknown5
MHI 21093C. dublinensis subsp. dublinensis LMG 23823TMilk powder5
MHI 21094C. dublinensis subsp. lausannensis LMG 23824TWater5O2
MHI 21095C. dublinensis subsp. lactaridi LMG 23825TMilk powder5O1
MHI 986C. malonaticusBaby foodLMUO2
MHI 987C. malonaticusBaby foodLMUO2
MHI 992C. malonaticusBaby foodLMUO2
MHI 994C. malonaticusBaby foodLMUO2
MHI 21002C. malonaticusBaby foodJLUO2
MHI 21005C. malonaticusBaby foodJLUO2
MHI 21091C. malonaticus DSM 18702Human5O2
MHI 21031C. muytjensii E793HumanUZO2
MHI 21096C. muytjensii DSM 21870Unknown5O2
MHI 21209C. muytjensii E456UnknownUZO2
MHI 21212C. muytjensii E769Milk powderUZO1
MHI 21213C. muytjensii E888Milk powderUZO1
MHI 21026C. turicensis 3032 LMG 23827TNeonate5, 58O1
MHI 21049C. turicensis E625Baby foodUZO3
MHI 21050C. turicensis E609FoodUZO3
MHI 981C. universalis NCTC 9529TFresh water8O1
MHI 21128Acinetobacter spp.FoodLMU
MHI 1004Aeromonas media DSM 30020Pasteurized milk59
MHI 903Citrobacter spp. DSM 3004Food60
MHI 701Escherichia coli DSM 682Unknown
MHI 969Enterobacter aerogenesUnknownLMU
MHI 968Enterobacter asburiaeUnknownLMU
MHI 904Enterobacter cloacae DSM 30054Spinal fluid
MHI 21103Franconibacter helveticus LMG 23732TFruit powder61
MHI 21105Franconibacter pulveris LMG 24057TFruit powder61
MHI 910Hafnia alvei DSM 30097Unknown62
MHI 21024Klebsiella pneumoniaeCalfLMU
MHI 905Moellerella wisconsensisFoodLMU
MHI 991Morganella morganii DSM 6675Feces63
MHI 946Proteus vulgaris DSM 2140Inner ear infection
MHI 952Providencia stuartii DSM 6676Feces
MHI 1000Pseudomonas aeruginosa DSM 939Water
MHI 21046Salmonella enterica subsp. enterica DSM 17420Unknown64
MHI 974Serratia rubidaea DSM 4480Type strain65
MHI 21104Siccibacter turicensis LMG 23730TFruit powder61
MHI 914Shigella flexneri DSM 4782Type strain
  • a LMU, Chair of Hygiene and Technology of Milk, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Munich, Germany; JLU, Institute of Veterinary Food Science, Justus-Liebig-Universität Giessen, Giessen, Germany; UZ, Institute for Food Safety and Hygiene, University of Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland; TUM, Chair of Animal Hygiene, Technische Universität München, Freising, Germany.

  • b Strains used for analysis in immunoblotting.

  • c Strains used for analysis in motility assays.

  • d Strains used for immunization, which were randomly chosen from a group of well-characterized food isolates.