Figure 5. A dendrogram illustrating 31 spoligotyping results of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates from Martinique. From top to bottom, types 50 and 53, ubiquitous; types 52 and 49 are represented by a single isolate, respectively, M35 and M30, and are ubiquitous; isolates M10 and M7 belong to specific types 17 and 68, respectively found in Guadeloupe and Barbados; M25, belongs to specific type 5 observed in Guadeloupe; type 45, ubiquitous; type 46, ubiquitous; isolate M23 shares type 2, with isolates in Guadeloupe and French Guiana.
The opinions expressed by authors contributing to this journal do not necessarily reflect the opinions of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the Public Health Service, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, or the authors' affiliated institutions. Use of trade names is for identification only and does not imply endorsement by any of the groups named above.