TABLE 1

Strains of S. suis serotype 2 used in this study

StrainCountryOriginSequence type
24FranceSepticemia1
31533FranceMeningitis1
DAT229JapanEndocarditis1
DAT264JapanMeningitis1
MGGUS2United StatesMeningitis1
MGGUS3United StatesMeningitis1
MNCM01ThailandEndocarditis1
MNCM06ThailandMeningitis1
P1/7United KingdomMeningitis1
1043248CanadaMeningitis25
1043629CanadaPneumonia25
1053253CanadaPneumonia25
1085543CanadaMeningitis25
1102864CanadaSepticemia25
LPH4ThailandSepticemia25
MGGUS4United StatesSepticemia25
MNCM51ThailandSepticemia25
1054471CanadaMeningitis28
1057906CanadaMeningitis28
1088563CanadaMeningitis28
90-1330CanadaPneumonia28
DAT245JapanMeningitis28
DAT292JapanUnknown28
MGGUS9United StatesEndocarditis28
MGGUS10United StatesPneumonia28
MGGUS11United StatesPneumonia28
MGGUS12United StatesPneumonia28
MGGUS13United StatesMeningitis28
MNCM43ThailandEndocarditis28