Streptococcus pneumoniae Serotype 19A in Children, South Korea
Eun Hwa Choi*†, So Hee Kim*, Byung Wook Eun*, Sun Jung Kim†, Nam Hee Kim‡, Hoan Jong Lee*¶ , and Jina Lee§
Author affiliations: *Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea; †Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, Seongnam, South Korea; ‡Inje University College of Medicine, Goyang, South Korea; §Seoul National University Boramae Hospital, Seoul, South Korea; ¶Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, South Korea;
Figure 3. Relationship of 126 strains of serogroup 19 by eBURST analysis. ST271 (blue circle) is the predicted primary founder and ST236 (yellow circle) was assigned to a subgroup founder. Numbers on the diagram correspond to sequence types (STs). The size of each circle correlates with the number of isolates of that ST. *Newly identified ST in this study.
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